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Suicide Awareness

Suicidology is the scientific study of suicidal behavior, the causes of suicidality, suicide prevention, and other aspects within the field of suicide-focused research. In this resource library we aim to provide valuable and timely information related to suicidology and raise awareness on this important issue.

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An Interview With Becky Stoll Of Centerstone: Innovations In Suicidality & Their Future Implications

An Interview With Becky Stoll Of Centerstone: Innovations In Suicidality & Their Future Implications

Becky Stoll, LCSW, Vice President of Crisis and Disaster Management for the not-for-profit behavioral health care organization Centerstone, discusses her experiences in the development of the 988 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline as a member of the Action Alliance Crisis Services Task Force. Additionally, she offers her perspective on how the…
New ICD-10 Codes For Dementia Agitation Go Into Effect October 1, 2022

New ICD-10 Codes For Dementia Agitation Go Into Effect October 1, 2022

Starting October 1, 2022, new International Classification of Disease, 10th Revision clinical modification (ICD-10 CM) codes go into effect to capture additional information on dementia conditions, including symptoms of dementia-related agitation. While previous codes identified types of dementia and whether behavioral disturbances were present, the new codes add specificity on…

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