Year: 1998 Source: The Family Journal: Counseling and Therapy for Couples and Families, v.6, no.1, (January 1998), p.64-66 SIEC No: 20070554

This article presents a solution-focused approach to working with families who have a suicidal member. An overview of six generic questions on suicide assessment is presented along with the adaptation of such an assessment using a systemic solution-focused approach. Practicality, specificity, & ethical issues are discussed. (10 refs.)