Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Multiple Sclerosis

Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Multiple Sclerosis

by Dr. Alan L. Berman
     
 

This ebook examines the relation between multiple sclerosis and elevated suicide risk. Research literature summarized here suggests that those with multiple sclerosis are likely to engage in self-injurious behaviors and that clinicians should evaluate ways to provide adequate support for patients. Practical recommendations for caregivers are included.

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Overview

This ebook examines the relation between multiple sclerosis and elevated suicide risk. Research literature summarized here suggests that those with multiple sclerosis are likely to engage in self-injurious behaviors and that clinicians should evaluate ways to provide adequate support for patients. Practical recommendations for caregivers are included.

Written by:
Linda S. Samuel, L.C.S.W., M.S.W., private practice, Washington, DC

Edited by:
Alan L. Berman, Ph.D., Executive Director, American Association of Suicidology, President, International Association for Suicide Prevention

Maurizio Pompili, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry, Sant’ Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy and McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940045136594
Publisher:
American Association of Suicidology
Publication date:
12/06/2012
Series:
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk , #17
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
73 KB

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Meet the Author

Alan L. Berman, Ph.D., Executive Director, American Association of Suicidology, President, International Association for Suicide Prevention

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