Managing risks of violence in a youth mental health service: a service model description

Rosemary Purcell, Richard J Fraser, Catherine Greenwood-Smith, Gennady Baksheev, Jennifer McCarthy, David A Reid, Anthea Charline Lemphers, Danny Sullivan

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There is a significant relationship between experiencing a severe mental illness, particularly psychosis, and exhibiting violent or offending behaviour. Reducing, if not preventing, the risks of violence among patients of mental health services is clinically warranted, but models to address this are limited
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)469 - 475
Number of pages7
JournalEarly Intervention in Psychiatry
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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