November 10, 2021
Brooke Van Zanden1, 2 and Vida Bliokas1
1 School of Psychology, University of Wollongong
2 Graduate School of Health, University of Technology Sydney
With suicide being a leading preventable cause of death, Brooke Van Zanden and Vida Bliokas from the University of Wollongong and University of Technology Sydney, set out to examine the role of peer work and clinical services in the critical period following a suicide attempt.
Interviews with GPH peer workers and clinicians from the Next Steps Program identified several factors that workers believed to be critical in facilitating change for participants of the suicide prevention program:
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