Suicide Prevention

Author: Lakshmi Vijayakumar
Publisher: Orient Blackswan
ISBN: 9788125025535
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Suicide Prevention from the Author: Lakshmi Vijayakumar. Suicide Is The Tragic And Untimely Loss Of Human Life. It Is Often A Result Of A Complex Interaction Of Psychological, Social, Cultural, Biological, Genetic And Environmental Factors. Suicide And Attempted Suicide Carry A Huge Social And Economic Cost For The Individual, Family, Friends And Society. Suicidal Behaviour Is Now Considered A Major Public Health Problem In All Countries. This Book Presents A Selection From The Papers Presented At The Xxi Congress Of The International Association For Suicide Prevention Held At Chennai, India. This Was The First Time The International Congress Was Held In A Developing Country In Asia. The Aim Of Holding This Congress In India Was To Increase Awareness About Suicide And Suicide Prevention Among The Public, Professionals And Policymakers In Asia. Studies On Suicide And Its Prevention From Sri Lanka, Malaysia, China, Korea And India Form An Important Section Of This Book. The Papers Are Authored By Specialists From Across The World, Who Bring To Their Subject Experience And Authority. This Book Will Be Of Interest To Many, And Of Use To All Professionals Working In The Area Of Suicide Prevention. It Examines Cultural Perspectives And Methodological Issues, Provides A Psychobiological Model And Studies Attitudes Among Special Groups Such As Those With Schizophrenia.

Suicide Prevention

Author: Robert D. Goldney
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199677581
Size: 36.13 MB
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Suicide Prevention from the Author: Robert D. Goldney. This pocketbook provides a review of the diverse theories surrounding suicide prevention and looks at management strategies that reduce suicidal behaviours.

International Handbook Of Suicide Prevention

Author: Rory C. O'Connor
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119996147
Size: 20.31 MB
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International Handbook Of Suicide Prevention from the Author: Rory C. O'Connor. The International Handbook of Suicide Prevention showcases the latest cutting-edge research from the world’s leading authorities, and highlights policy and practice implications for the prevention of suicide. Brings together the world’s leading authorities on suicidal behaviour, renowned for their suicide prevention research, policy and practice Addresses the key questions of why people attempt suicide, the best interventions, treatments and care for those at risk, and the key international challenges in trying to prevent suicide Describes up-to-date, theoretically-derived and evidence-based research and practice from across the globe, which will have implications across countries, cultures and the lifespan

Suicide Prevention

Author: Joint Commission Resources, Inc
Publisher: Joint Commission Resources
ISBN: 9781599401607
Size: 80.73 MB
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Suicide Prevention from the Author: Joint Commission Resources, Inc. Every suicide is a tragedy that begins with the immediate victim and extends to family friends, and caregivers. The fact that most suicides are considered preventable adds to the impact of each occurrence. Suicide Prevention: Toolkit for Implementing National Patient Safety Goal 15A aims at equipping hospitals with the tools and guidance needed to prepare leaders, staff, and the environment of care for the accurate identification and successful management of the patient at risk for suicide. This toolkit is also designed to help organizations comply with Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goal 15, requiring the identification of safety risks inherent in the patient or client population. The CD-ROM component of the toolkit offers brochures, forms, and checklists to customize for use in your organization, as well as a list of suicide prevention resources along with their contact information, a video explaining National Patient Safety Goal 15A, and Joint Commission standards related to suicide prevention in the general hospital setting. JCR is an expert resource for health care organizations, providing consulting services, educational services, and publications to assist in improving quality and safety and to help in meeting the accreditation standards of The Joint Commission. JCR provides consulting services independently from The Joint Commission and in a fully confidential manner. Please visit our Website at http://www.jcrinc.com.

The International Handbook Of Suicide Prevention

Author: Rory C. O'Connor
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118903277
Size: 24.65 MB
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The International Handbook Of Suicide Prevention from the Author: Rory C. O'Connor. The International Handbook of Suicide Prevention, 2nd Edition, presents a series of readings that consider the individual and societal factors that lead to suicide, it addresses ways these factors may be mitigated, and presents the most up-to-date evidence for effective suicide prevention approaches. An updated reference that shows why effective suicide prevention can only be achieved by understanding the many reasons why people choose to end their lives Gathers together contributions from more than 100 of the world’s leading authorities on suicidal behavior—many of them new to this edition Considers suicide from epidemiological, psychological, clinical, sociological, and neurobiological perspectives, providing a holistic understanding of the subject Describes the most up-to-date, evidence-based research and practice from across the globe, and explores its implications across countries, cultures, and the lifespan

Suicide Prevention

Author: David Lester
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134875215
Size: 74.73 MB
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Suicide Prevention from the Author: David Lester. This study presents an evaluation of the past, present and future of suicidal behaviour and efforts to prevent or facilitate suicide. Authors from the varying disciplines of psychology, sociology and psychiatry analyze suicide in the opening chapters. Through the exploration of the roles of these disciplines, the roles of primary physicians, and the impact of suicide prevention education in schools, the contributors describe the history of suicidology and the changes necessary for improvement. The book concludes with a section detailing the goals and activities of organizations designed to prevent or facilitate suicide.

Suicide

Author: Earl A. Grollman
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807096393
Size: 15.21 MB
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Suicide from the Author: Earl A. Grollman. Provides information on suicide statistics and gives advice on how to recognize the warning signs of a potential suicide attempt, how to intervene when a suicide has been attempted, and how to comfort families and friends who have lost a loved one to suicide. This updated and expanded edition contains a discussion of euthanasia and living wills and a list of crisis centers around the United States. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Suicide Prevention

Author: Alan Lee Berman
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN:
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Suicide Prevention from the Author: Alan Lee Berman.

Youth Suicide Prevention Programs

Author:
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 9780788100826
Size: 66.36 MB
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Youth Suicide Prevention Programs from the Author: . Describes the rationale and evidence for the effectiveness of various youth suicide prevention strategies. Identifies model programs that incorporate these different strategies. For use by persons who are interested in developing or augmenting suicide prevention programs in their own communities.

Suicide Prevention

Author: Robert J. Kosky
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN:
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Suicide Prevention from the Author: Robert J. Kosky. Proceedings of the XIXth Congress of the International Association for Suicide Prevention held in Adelaide, Australia, March 23-27, 1997