NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ457018
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0030-2228
Suicide Career: A Young Woman's Story in Phenomenological Perspective.
Babow, Irving; Rowe, Robin
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v26 n2 p91-100 1992-93
Presents case study of suicidal woman diagnosed as catatonic schizophrenic in state mental hospital. Account reveals much about woman's life history, suicide career, problems of living, needs for help, and perceptions of relevant systems. Proposed model would use parts of patient's story for preventive intervention regarding suicidal behavior and improving her social competence, social networks, and support systems. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A