Year: 1990 Source: Washington: American Psychiatric Press Inc., 1990. p.425-440 SIEC No: 19910344

This article discusses the treatment of suicidal adult patients with mental disorders. The authors describe general management approaches, & somatic therapy for depression, delusional depression, schizophrenia, alcoholism, & borderline personality disorder. They also outline significant research findings in biochemical research on serotonin & dopamine. (VM)