Year: 2003 Source: Proceedings of the Pavese Society Newsletter, v.13, (2002), p.87-88 SIEC No: 20030567

This article presents evidence that people contemplating suicide experience the same psychological stages of denial, anger, bargaining, depression & acceptance that people dying from other causes (such as terminal diseases) experience. A summary of Kubler-RossÕ (1969) model of these stages is presented. (7 refs) (SC)