Patient suicide: why nurses need colleagues’ support to grieve
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Patient suicide: why nurses need colleagues’ support to grieve

Amie Whitter Senior mental health nurse, NHS child and adolescent emergency response team

The suicide of a patient can have a devastating effect and provoke feelings of failure

The day I learned of the death by suicide of a child in my care, my world stopped.

Mental Health Practice. 24, 2, 13-14. doi: 10.7748/mhp.24.2.13.s5

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