The following prerequisite interviewing skills need to be mastered before role-playing suicidal assessments: maintain a slow pace, elicit feelings, empathic summary, feeling response, self-awareness, clarify vague answers, open-ended inquiry, validity tools for increasing accuracy, and transitional statements.
KeywordsSuicidal Ideation Suicidal Behavior Primary Care Clinician Suicidal Thinking Suicidal State
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