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ERIC Number: EJ497282
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0030-2228
Are There Unique Features of Suicide in Adults of Different Ages and Developmental Stages?
Lester, David
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v29 n4 p337-48 1994
Implications for suicide prevention efforts are examined. It is concluded that psychiatric treatment of depression and restricting access to lethal methods for suicide are more useful tactics for suicide prevention programs in elderly, and crisis counseling from suicide prevention centers and educational programs are more useful in younger adults. (BF)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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