Myths About Suicide (IN: Suicidal Behavior: Diagnosis and Management, ed. by H L P Resnik)
Pokorny A D
This chapter discusses myths of suicide critically. ll have been phrased in a positive way in an attempt to make them false statements. The myths include; general beliefs, sociological causes, psychological & psychiatric causes, biological causes, meteorological & cosmic factors & myths about management of suicidal persons.