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Post-Traumatic Stress and Suicide in Corrections: How PA DOC is Addressing the Issue

By Natasha Amaral

Symptoms of post-traumatic stress are extremely common in corrections. After finding her co-worker attempting suicide, a corrections counselor decided to initiate a suicide prevention program at the PA DOC. Find out more about how the program addresses mental health so corrections staff can get the help they need before it's too late.