Skip navigation
Skip navigation

A Mobile Text Message Intervention to Reduce Repeat Suicidal Episodes: Design and Development of Reconnecting After a Suicide Attempt (RAFT)

Larsen, Mark E.; Shand, Fiona; Morley, Kirsten; Batterham, Philip; Petrie, Katherine; Reda, Bill; Berrouiguet, Sofian; Haber, Paul S; Carter, Gregory; Christensen, Helen


Background Suicide is a leading cause of death, particularly among young people. Continuity of care following discharge from hospital is critical, yet this is a time when individuals often lose contact with health care services. Offline brief contact interventions following a suicide attempt can reduce the number of repeat attempts, and text message (short message service, SMS) interventions are currently being evaluated. Objective The aim of this study was to extend postattempt caring...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: JMIR Mental Health
DOI: 10.2196/mental.7500
Access Rights: Open Access


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Larsen_A_Mobile_Text_Message_2017.pdf1.3 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator