ERIC Number: EJ430891
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
An Integrated Approach to Estimating Suicide Risk.
Motto, Jerome A.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v21 n1 p74-89 Spr 1991
Compares the empirical and clinical approaches as methods for assessment of suicide risk. Concludes that the optimum approach is to utilize both methods according to differences in setting, circumstances, available time, condition and cooperativeness of the person assessed, and training experience and style of the clinician. Modifying issues for consideration are discussed. (LLL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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