Year: 1985 Source: International Congress on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, (34th: 1985: Calgary), 20p. SIEC No: 19860231

The purpose of this study is to examine self-destructive behaviour, a common characteristic shared by alcoholics & those who attempt or commit suicide. Topics included in this discussion are: the major psychological theories of suicide, suicidal ideation, measures for assessing lethality, & current research linking suicide & alcoholism. 10 ref. (NBB)