Appleby: National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness (ERP/96/136)

20 Dec 2017

The core work of the Confidential Inquiry examines suicide and homicide committed by people who have been in contact with secondary and specialist mental health services in the twelve months before the incident.

Summary: People convicted of homicide, murder, manslaughter or infanticide in England and Wales are notified to the Inquiry by the Home Office and a questionnaire is sent to the responsible clinician. The Inquiry collects detailed information on the activities of clinical services prior to suicide and homicide and on the pattern of events leading to these incidents.

Speciality: Mental Health

Division: Trust Wide

Status: Open

Study start date: 21/06/1999

Study end date: 31/03/2018

Perfect Care goal: Zero Suicide

Lead Investigator: Professor Louis Appleby

Sponsor: University of Manchester

If you'd like to take part in this study please complete our consent to contact form: HERE