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ERIC Number: EJ456867
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-2861
The Etiology of Suicide: Perceptions of Prevention Center Directors.
Rogers, James R.; Subich, Linda Mezydlo
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v15 n1 p72-84 Jan 1993
Results of random sampling of suicide prevention center directors suggests that etiological models of suicidal behavior emphasizing environmental stress and/or prepotent vulnerability are most commonly held perceptions of causes of suicide. Category that included both stress and predisposition models was advocated by 37.5 percent of respondents and emerged as most frequently endorsed etiological conceptualization of suicidal behavior. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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