Suicide Prevention (Oxford Psychiatry Library)

Suicide Prevention (Oxford Psychiatry Library)

Robert D. Goldney

Print publication date: Apr 2013

ISBN: 9780199677580

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This resource places suicide in an historical and contemporaneous context, noting how interpretations of its causes and prevention have changed over the years, and provides healthcare professionals with an appreciation of the subtle relationship between illness and biological factors, and their interaction with society.