Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 April 1998

208 Pages | 1 line illus.

5-5/16 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780195118018

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The Suicidal Mind

Edwin S. Shneidman

  • Anyone who has ever considered suicide, or knows someone who has, will find here a wealth of insights to help understand and to prevent suicide
  • Presents a bold and simple premise: the main cause of suicide is psychological pain or "psychache"
  • Offers practical, explicit maneuvers to assist in treating a suicidal individual--steps that can be taken by concerned friends or family and professionals alike

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