Adolescent Suicide: Assessment and Intervention / Edition 2

Adolescent Suicide: Assessment and Intervention / Edition 2

by Alan L. Berman, David A. Jobes, Morton M. Silverman
     
 

ISBN-10: 1591471931

ISBN-13: 9781591471936

Pub. Date: 01/28/2006

Publisher: American Psychological Association

For the past decade, Adolescent Suicide: Assessment and Intervention has been recognized as the best and most authoritative text on this most tragic of subjects. This long-awaited second edition incorporates almost 15 years of new research and critical thinking about clinical assessment and intervention in addition to an expanded focus on prevention.  See more details below

Overview

For the past decade, Adolescent Suicide: Assessment and Intervention has been recognized as the best and most authoritative text on this most tragic of subjects. This long-awaited second edition incorporates almost 15 years of new research and critical thinking about clinical assessment and intervention in addition to an expanded focus on prevention.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591471936
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 10.40(h) x 1.36(d)

Table of Contents

Forewordevii
Acknowledgmentsix
Introduction3
IResearch and Clinical Practice11
Chapter 1The Epidemiology of Adolescent Suicide13
Chapter 2The Theoretical Context43
Chapter 3The Empirical Context77
Chapter 4Assessment119
Chapter 5The Treatment of the Suicidal Adolescent169
Chapter 6An Integrative-Eclectic Approach to Treatment207
Chapter 7Standards of Care and Malpractice in Suicide Treatment259
IIPrevention and Postvention287
Chapter 8Prevention289
Chapter 9Survivors of Suicide and Postvention335
Appendix AAdolescent Suicide Resources365
Appendix BRecommended Readings371
References373
Author Index427
Subject Index439
About the Authors455

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