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  • Monitor the patient carefully for impulsive or violent behavior.

  • Address abandonment/rejection issues, anger, and impulsivity in the treatment, because they may be triggers of violence.

  • Arrange for adequate coverage when away; carefully communicate plans for coverage to the patient and document the coverage.

  • If threats toward others or threatening behavior is present, action may be necessary to protect self or others.

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