Year: 2014 Source: International Journal of Social Psychiatry. (2014).doi: 10.1177/0020764014556391 SIEC No: 20140582

Most research on suicide is quantitative, and qualitative research is needed to reveal how individuals subjectively experience and account for suicidal behaviors. Government-subsidized funding for outpatient mental health care should be sustained or increased during economic recessions to protect the most vulnerable from suicidal behavior when it is the only viable path toward immediate psychiatric treatment.

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