Year: 1991 Source: New York: Plenum Press, 1991. 295-307 SIEC No: 19910395

This article discusses primary, secondary, & teritary suicide prevention, which refers to stopping the developing significant suicide intent, stopping the suicidal process from moving forward, & reducing suicide probability in the minority of individuals who are chronically suicidal. Methods discussed are education in recognizing depression, gun control, comprehensive management in recovery, & drug or electroconvulsive therapy. (VM)