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Short-term assessment of risk and treatability (START) clinical guide for evaluation risk and recovery by Christopher Webster

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Published by St. Joseph"s Healthcare Hamilton in Hamilton, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mental illness,
  • Risk factors

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Edition Notes

Other titlesShort term assessment of risk and treatability (START) :
StatementChristopher D. Webster ... [et al.].
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 173 p. ;
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26538680M
ISBN 100973271213

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The prevention of violence, suicide, victimization, and other forms of harm is a difficult task that each mental health agency faces. The START:AV (Viljoen, Nicholls, Cruise, Desmarais, & Webster, ) assists by providing a framework for. The START:AV is a set of Structured Professional Judgment guidelines for comprehensive assessment of strength and vulnerability factors related to multiple risks in adolescents. It is a new, developmentally-informed version of the Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability, a widely used and researched tool.   The Short‐Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START) is a new structured professional judgment scheme intended to inform multiple risk domains relevant to everyday psychiatric clinical practice (e.g. risk to others, suicide, self‐harm, self‐neglect, substance abuse, unauthorized leave, and victimization). The Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability: Adolesc ent Version (START:AV; Viljoe n, Nicholls, Cruise, Desmarais, & Webster, with c ontributions by Beneteau-Dougl as, ) is a risk.

The Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START) is a concise clinical guide for the dynamic assessment of short-term (i.e., weeks to months) risk for violence (to self and others) and treatability. Short-Term Assessment of Risk & Treatability: Adolescent Version (START:AV) Jodi Viljoen, Tonia Nicholls, Keith Cruise, Sarah Desmarais, & Christopher Webster.   Role of assessment components and recent adverse outcomes in risk estimation and prediction: Use of the Short Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START) in an adult secure inpatient mental health service. Psychiatry Research, Vol. , Issue., p. Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability: Adolescent Version annotated bibliography. Burnaby, BC: Mental Health, Law, and Policy Institute, Simon Fraser University. The purpose of .

Structured professional judgment guides (SPJs) have gained acceptance for the prediction of future violence. We conducted a prospective study of 44 psychiatric inpatients with a variety of mental health problems to test whether the Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START; Webster, Martin, Brink, Nicholls, & Middleton, ) was able to predict a range of . The Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START) is a brief clinical guide for the dynamic assess-ment of risks, strengths and treatability, which is in the latter stages of development by its authors (Webster et al, ).The START is designed as a structured profes-sional judgement guideline intended to inform evaluation.   OREGON STATE HOSPITAL PORTLAND – SALEM POLICIES AND PROCEDURES SECTION 6: PATIENT CARE POLICY: SUBJECT: Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START) POINT RUPERT GOETZ PERSON: DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL SERVICES APPROVED: GREGORY P. ROBERTS SUPERINTENDENT DATE: AP I. POLICY The Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START) is a risk assessment. The Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START) is a new structured professional judgment scheme intended to inform multiple risk domains relevant to everyday psychiatric clinical practice (e.g. risk to others, suicide, self-harm, self-neglect, substance abuse, unauthorized leave, and victimization).Cited by: