ERIC Number: EJ480625
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Social Context of Postsuicide Bereavement.
Van Dongen, Carol J.
Death Studies, v17 n2 p125-41 1993
Explored experiences of 35 survivors of suicide during 9 months after suicide of family member. Although 26% reported at least one experience of perceived stigmatization related to the suicide, 69% of subjects reported experiencing strong social support from others. Most reported role uncertainty in themselves regarding how they should behave as survivor of suicide. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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