The documents below contain recommendations from NICE guidance or other NICE accredited sources that were used by the Topic Expert Group to develop the quality standard statements and measures.
Self-harm: longer-term management. NICE clinical guideline 133 (2011)
Self-harm. NICE clinical guideline 16 (2004).
It is important that the quality standard is considered alongside current policy documents, including:
Department of Health (2012) Preventing suicide in England – a cross-government outcomes strategy to save lives.
Department of Health (2011) No health without mental health: a cross-government mental health outcomes strategy for people of all ages.