Year: 1997 Source: Congress of the International Asssociation for Suicide Prevention, (19th: 1997: Adelaide), p.341 SIEC No: 19980116

In this presentation, the author discussed some of the special reasons that lead to crisis situations for mental patients & how these affect the recovery process. 70 subjects, 36 males & 34 females, were studied. Most of the subjects had affective disorders & schizophrenia. After crisis intervention, the situation of the patients improved.