Suicidal Behaviour in Adolescents and Adults: Research, Taxonomy and Prevention

Suicidal Behaviour in Adolescents and Adults: Research, Taxonomy and Prevention

by Christopher Bagley, Richard Ramsay

ISBN-10: 1859725406

ISBN-13: 9781859725405

Pub. Date: 08/28/1997

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

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Table of Contents

Pt. IDeliberate self-injury and attempted suicide3
1Suicidal behaviours: An ecological perspective5
2Social stress and urban suicidal behaviours19
3Attitudes to suicide and suicidal behaviours33
4Suicidal behaviours in contrasted generations51
5Suicidal behaviours and mental health in adult women: The role of childhood sexual abuse63
Pt. IICompleted suicide79
6The taxonomy of completed suicide in adults81
7The taxonomy of completed suicide in adolescents, and the role of schools in suicide prevention97
Pt. IIISpecial populations107
8Suicide in Canadian aboriginal populations109
9Depression and suicidal behaviours as sequels of childhood sexual abuse127
10Enhancing self-esteem and reducing suicidality: Long term evaluation of group counselling for vulnerable women149
11Sexual abuse and suicidal behaviours in adolescents167
12Suicidality problems of gay and bisexual males: Evidence from a random community survey of 750 men aged 18 to 27177
Pt. IVPrevention of suicidal behaviours197
13Community organization for suicide education and prevention199
14Preventing suicide and suicidal behaviours219
15Arguments and Conclusions229

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