Year: 2003 Source: Proceedings of the Pavese Society Newsletter, v.13, (2002), p.69-72 SIEC No: 20030560

This article assesses evidence of suicidal ideation in estate planning. Menninger’s (1938) classification of motives for suicide & American civil statutes pertaining to suicide are presented. 5 sets of information to assess suicide risk are included to make estate planners sensitive to suicidal tendencies their clients may be experiencing. (4 refs) (SC)