ERIC Number: EJ614344
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
A Primer on Rational Suicide and Other Forms of Hastened Death.
Werth, James L., Jr.; Holdwick, Daniel J., Jr.
Counseling Psychologist, v28 n4 p511-39 Jul 2000
Provides an overview of mental health issues involved in the debate over rational suicide and other forms of hastened death. Covers arguments for including counseling psychologists and other mental health professionals in discussions about hastened death and highlights the relevant empirical research. Provides directions for counseling psychologists working with persons who may be rational in their decisions to hasten death. (Contains 104 references and 3 tables.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Topic: "Suicide." For related articles, see CG 555 986-991.