ERIC Number: EJ632085
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Rational Suicide: An Empirical Investigation of Counselor Attitudes.
Rogers, James R.; Gueulette, Christine M.; Abbey-Hines, Jodi; Carney, Jolynn V.; Werth, James L., Jr.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v79 n3 p365-72 Sum 2001
Investigates attitudes of mental health counselors toward rational suicide. Over 80% of respondents were moderately supportive of the idea that people can make well-reasoned decisions that death is their best option, and further, they identified a consistent set of criteria to evaluate such decisions. Discusses implications for training and practice. (Contains 34 references and 3 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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