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REBT and Suicide

  • Ennio AmmendolaEmail author
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Abstract

Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide, killing more than 800,000 people each year (World Health Organization [WHO], Preventing suicide: A global imperative, 2014). For therapists, the assessment, management, and treatment of suicidality is one of the most challenging and stressful clinical tasks (Jobes in Suicide Life Threat Behav 25:437–449, 1995).

Keywords

Suicide REBT Assessment Treatment Crisis Suicidality Ideations Actions Stressors Attempts 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Candidate in Counseling PsychologyFordham UniversityNew YorkUSA

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