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  1. Suicide Risk Assessment and Formulation in Children and Adolescents

    A Workshop for Clinicians

    By Cheryl King

    Series: DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

    In this workshop, Dr. King provides information on tools that can be used for suicide assessment for youth and describes how to use the tools in clinical practice. She details the individual, familial, and school-related risk factors for suicide attempts and/or suicide in youth. Dr. King also...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  2. Routledge International Handbook of Clinical Suicide Research

    Edited by John R. Cutcliffe, José Santos, Paul S. Links, Juveria Zaheer, Henry G. Harder, Frank Campbell, Rod McCormick, Kari Harder, Yvonne Bergmans, Rahel Eynan

    Suicide remains one of the most pressing public health concerns across the world. Expensive in terms of the human cost and associated suffering, the economic costs, the social costs and the spiritual costs, it affects millions of people every year. This important reference work collects together a...

    Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. A Special Scar

    The experiences of people bereaved by suicide

    By Alison Wertheimer

    Series: Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions

    Every 85 minutes someone in the UK takes their own life and the suicide rate is currently the highest since 2004. Society often reacts with unease, fear and even disapproval but what happens to those bereaved by a self-inflicted death? The reasons leading someone to take their own life are complex...

    Published July 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Bullying, Suicide, and Homicide

    Understanding, Assessing, and Preventing Threats to Self and Others for Victims of Bullying

    By Butch Losey

    In our society, bullying is commonly seen as a normal, inescapable part of growing up that children and adolescents must simply endure. In Bullying, Suicide, and Homicide, Butch Losey challenges this viewpoint, arguing that bullying is not a part of childhood development, but rather an aberrant...

    Published May 10th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Grief After Suicide

    Understanding the Consequences and Caring for the Survivors

    Edited by John R. Jordan, John L. McIntosh

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    here are over 38,000 suicide deaths each year in the United States alone, and the numbers in other countries suggest that suicide is a major public health problem around the world. A suicide leaves behind more victims than just the individual, as family, friends, co-workers, and the community...

    Published October 12th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Helping Children and Young People who Self-harm

    An Introduction to Self-harming and Suicidal Behaviours for Health Professionals

    By Tim McDougall, Marie Armstrong, Gemma Trainor

    Every year thousands of children and young people attend emergency departments with problems resulting from self-harm. More still come to the attention of CAMHS teams, school nurses and other community-based services. Helping Children and Young People who Self-harm provides clear and practical...

    Published July 4th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Suicide Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups

    Theory, Research, and Practice

    Edited by Frederick T.L. Leong, Mark M. Leach

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Suicide is increasingly understood and predicted as an intersection of biological, psychological, cognitive, and sociocultural factors. We have some basic knowledge of these factors and how they interact, but presently we know very little about how culture can play a role as a variable that...

    Published December 12th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Family Therapy with Suicidal Adolescents

    By Anthony P. Jurich

    This book describes a blend of insight-oriented, behavioral, and strategic family therapy, which the author has developed over thirty-four years of dealing with suicidal adolescents. It aims not to replace other forms of therapy but to augment the therapist’s own therapeutic style. The book offers...

    Published September 18th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Children's Rights

    Policy and Practice, Second Edition

    By Jean A. Pardeck

    Series: Social Work Practice in Action

    Get up-to-date information on children’s and parent’s rightsChildren have a basic human right to be free of abuse and maltreatment. The late Dr. John Pardeck’s Children’s Rights: Policy and Practice, Second Edition comprehensively explores the latest legal, psychological,...

    Published April 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Katie's Diary

    Unlocking the Mystery of a Suicide

    Edited by David Lester

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Katie's Diary is a unique analysis of the diary left behind by a young woman who has committed suicide. As compared to suicide notes, which are typically brief, Katie's diary consists of five separate books, an opportunity to look into the mind of a suicide from a source of data that is...

    Published October 26th 2003 by Routledge