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Flashcards in Suicide Deck (11):
1

Black or white thinking.  Death seems the only escape.  Sees no alternative to suicide.

a.) Dichotomous thinking

b.) Ambivalent thinking

a.) Dichotomous thinking

2

Treatment of suicidal crisis.

a.) Primary intervention

b.) Secondary intervention

c.) Tertiary intervention

b.) Secondary intervention

3

Person has two conflicting thoughts at once: to die and to live.

a.) Dichotomous thinking

b.) Ambivalent thinking

b.) Ambivalent thinking

support the desire to live :)

4

Caring interventions with the family and friends to reduce the traumatic after effects of suicide.

a.) Primary intervention

b.) Secondary intervention

c.) Tertiary intervention

c.) Tertiary intervention

5

Prevent suicide.

a.) Primary intervention

b.) Secondary intervention

c.) Tertiary intervention

a.) Primary intervention

6

Clear intent to cause bodily harm but may increase risk of suicide (cutting).

a.) Suicidal gesture                       b.) Parasuicide deliberate self injury

c.) Suicide attempt                        d.) "A completed suicide"

e.) Passive thoughts                      f.) Suicidal ideation

g.) Suicidal threat

b.) Parasuicide deliberate self injury

Clear intent to cause bodily harm but may increase risk of suicide (cutting).

7

When person dies.

a.) Suicidal gesture                       b.) Parasuicide deliberate self injury

c.) Suicide attempt                        d.) "A completed suicide"

e.) Passive thoughts                      f.) Suicidal ideation

g.) Suicidal threat

 d.) "A completed suicide"

 

8

Statement of suicidal intent accompanied by behavior changes that reflect suicidal ideation (thoughts).

a.) Suicidal gesture                       b.) Parasuicide deliberate self injury

c.) Suicide attempt                        d.) "A completed suicide"

e.) Passive thoughts                      f.) Suicidal ideation

g.) Suicidal threat

g.) Suicidal threat

Statement of suicidal intent accompanied by behavior changes that reflect suicidal ideation (thoughts).

9

Involves an act intended to result in death but did not.

a.) Suicidal gesture                       b.) Parasuicide deliberate self injury

c.) Suicide attempt                        d.) "A completed suicide"

e.) Passive thoughts                      f.) Suicidal ideation

g.) Suicidal threat

c.) Suicide attempt

Involves an act intended to result in death but did not.

10

Infrequent thoughts when feeling stressed or depressed.

a.) Suicidal gesture                       b.) Parasuicide deliberate self injury

c.) Suicide attempt                        d.) "A completed suicide"

e.) Passive thoughts                      f.) Suicidal ideation

g.) Suicidal threat

e.) Passive thoughts

Passing, infrequent thoughts when feeling stressed or depressed.

"I wish I didn't exist" or "I wish I wouldn't wake up"

11

Involves some words or action that implies intent to self harm and is not potentially lethal.  i.e. non-toxic overdose, excessive drinking, reckless driving.

a.) Suicidal gesture                       b.) Parasuicide deliberate self injury

c.) Suicide attempt                        d.) "A completed suicide"

e.) Passive thoughts                      f.) Suicidal ideation

g.) Suicidal threat

a.) Suicidal gesture

Involves some words or action that implies intent to self harm and is not potentially lethal.  i.e. non-toxic overdose, excessive drinking, reckless driving.

If person is expected to die from the action, it is considered a suicide attempt, not a gesture.