Year: 1994 Source: Death Studies, v.18, no.5, (September-October 1994), p.513-527 SIEC No: 19940842

This article focuses on gender dynamics relevant to psychotherapy with suicidal adults. Specifically, it reviews the literature on the relationships between gender & (a) the epidemiology of suicidal ideation & behaviours, (b) the reasons for suicidal behaviours, & (c) the initiation & goals of psychological treatment for the suicidal individual. (75 refs.)