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Title: When a Student Seems Dangerous to Self or Others (Practice Notes)

Description: What should you do if you come upon a youngster who seems about to commit a violent act against self or other? The following points are extrapolated from guidelines usually suggested for responding when a student talks of suicide. First, you must assess the situation and reduce the crisis state. Then, here's some specific suggestions.

Access at:   http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu/pdfdocs/practicenotes/dangerous.pdf  45kb; 1pp