Year: 2005 Source: Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., (2005). 482p. SIEC No: 20100002

This edited book contains 18 chapters: clinical use of suicide assessment scales; assessment of suicide; Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventories & suicide; Rorschach contributions; assessing the vital balance in evaluating suicide potential; the classic systems of psychotherapy & suicidal behaviour; crisis intervention & outpatient treatment; no-suicide contracts; cognitive-behavioural therapy; voice therapy; dialectical behaviour therapy; the widening scope of family therapy for the elderly; group therapy; easing the legacy of suicide; coping with suicide in the schools; helping college students cope with suicidal impulses; & suicide terrorism.