Year: 1981 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.11, no.4, (Winter 1981). p.341-348 SIEC No: 19870586

This paper on psychotherapy with suicidal patients begins withe discussion of the suicidal state as evidenced by perturbation & lethality. Issues relative to working psychologically with a highly lethal person are described & specific suggestions are offered. A case study is included. (LH)