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A Clinician’s Guide to Suicide Risk Assessment and Management

  • Joseph Sadek

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
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  3. Joseph Sadek
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  4. Joseph Sadek
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  5. Joseph Sadek
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 75-113

About this book

Introduction

This book offers mental health clinicians a comprehensive guide to assessing and managing suicide risk. Suicide has now come to be understood as a multidimensionally determined outcome, which stems from the complex interaction of biological, genetic, psychological, sociological and environmental factors. Based on recent evidence and an extensive literature review, the book provides straightforward, essential information that can easily be applied in a wide variety of disciplines.  

Keywords

Suicide Risk management Risk assessment Mental Health Risk factors

Authors and affiliations

  • Joseph Sadek
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  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryDalhousie University Department of PsychiatryHalifaxCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77773-3
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-77772-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-77773-3
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