Year: 1995 Source: Crisis, v.16, no.1, (1995), p.27-33 SIEC No: 19950126

Recent controlled studies have demonstrated that there are few quantitative, but a number of qualitative differences between those bereaved by suicide & those bereaved in other ways. Observations from participants in a support group of those bereaved through suicide are presented in this article. Guidelines are offered concerning therapy for those who are so clearly distressed by this mode of death. (23 refs.)