Year: 1972 Source: Journal of Pastoral Care, v.26, no.1, (1972), p.50-54 SIEC No: 19850561

This article suggests that a course in suicidology & self-destructive behavior could be a viable & significant aspect of a clinical pastoral education. A pilot course is described that could also be taught in a summer institute, as a continuing education experience, or in a theological seminary. Various instruments designed to evaluate curricular & instructional modes yielded essentially positive results when applied to the course.