Suicide and Suicide Prevention From a Global Perspective

Publication Year: 2020

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Arensman, Ella; De Leo, Diego; Pirkis, Jane

Publisher: Hogrefe Publishing GmbH

ISBN: 978-0-88-937573-4

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 93

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This book is essential reading for all those involved in suicide research and prevention as well as public health policy and epidemiology who want to keep up-to-date with the latest global developments.

Written by leading experts, the nine chapters of this volume provide a clear outline of the major milestones and achievements so far in six different geographical regions using the data collated by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) and the WHO Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, as well as information on the recent progress in the development and implementation of national suicide prevention programs in different countries. In two concluding chapters, the evidence base and best practice of suicide prevention programs are reviewed, as well as the future directions for suicide prevention at the global level.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Hogrefe Publishing GmbH
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Arensman, Ella; De Leo, Diego; Pirkis, Jane
ISBN: 978-0-88-937573-4
Specialty:
Behavioral Psychology
Clinical Psychology
Community Psychology
Epidemiology
Health Administration
Health Professions
Management
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
Psychiatry
Psychology
Social Psychology
Sociology
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 130
Year: 2020
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 93

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