Understanding and preventing college student suicide

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Charles C. Thomas , Springfield, Ill
Suicidal behavior, Mental health, Suicide, College students, Law and legislation, Prevention, Case st
Other titlesUnderstanding & preventing college student suicide
Statementedited by Dorian A. Lamis and David Lester ; with 41 other contributors
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LC ClassificationsHV6545.8 .U53 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 339 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25131462M
ISBN 100398086699, 0398086702, 0398086710
ISBN 139780398086695, 9780398086701, 9780398086718
LC Control Number2011014311
OCLC/WorldCa711643653

Book by Dorian A. Lamis & David Lester (Eds.) Review by: Sybil L. Holloway Center for Counseling and Human Development Bloomsburg University. Understanding and Preventing College Student Suicide is a timely text covering many aspects of suicide ranging from the troubled individuals to the wider community.

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Lamis. Suicide is currently the second leading cause of death among college students in the United States. This complex issue on college campuses is often overlooked, and this book combines the efforts from several leaders in the field of suicidology in an attempt to grasp a. Suicide is currently the Understanding and preventing college student suicide book leading cause of death among college students in the United States.

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Lamis and David Lester. Journal of College Student Psychotherapy: Vol. 26, No. 3, pp.

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Suicide is the second leading cause of death, after traffic accidents, among college students. For most, it’s their first time living away from.

He has published over peer reviewed articles and book chapters on these topics. In addition, Dr. Lamis is the senior editor of two books on suicide entitled Understanding and Preventing College Student Suicide () and Advancing the Science of Suicidal Behavior: Understanding and Intervention ().

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Suicide on college campuses seems like an insurmountable problem — and Understanding the problem is the first step.

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This complex issue on college campuses is often overlooked, and this book combines the efforts from several leaders in the field of suicidology in an attempt to grasp a better understanding of college student suicide.

Understanding and preventing college student suicide by Dorian A. Lamis; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Suicidal behavior, Mental health, Suicide, College students, Law and legislation, Prevention, Case studies; Places: United States.

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In Preventing College Student Suicide: New Directions for Student Services, Number (), Deborah Taub and Jason Robertson edit seven chapters related to the issue of suicide prevention on the college campus. The book begins with a general overview of the problem, reviews possible approaches to the issue, then looks more closely at.

College-University resources in the Best Practices Registry Endnotes 1 Schwartz, A. College student suicide in the United States: – through – Journal of American College Health, 54(6), – 2 Suicide Prevention Resource Center. Promoting mental health and preventing suicide in college andFile Size: KB.

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Klibert, Georgia Southern University Jennifer Langhinrichsen-Rohling, University of South Alabama. Suicide and suicidal behaviors are a major concern for colleges and universities.

Suicide is a leading cause of death among college and university students in the United States (see Scope of the Problem section). 1 In addition to the students who die by suicide, many others struggle with suicidal thoughts and other mental health problems.

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Fortunately, colleges and universities also. Responses and Prevention in Student Suicide Book. A plan for preventing student suicide. data concerning a variety of issues related to college student suicide were collected from 1, Dr.

Lamis has published over peer reviewed articles and book chapters on these topics. In addition, he is the senior editor of two books on suicide entitled Understanding and Preventing College Student Suicide () and Advancing the Science of Suicidal Behavior: Understanding and Intervention ().

Author Info. David Lester, PhD, is distinguished professor of psychology at the Richard Stockton College of New is a former president of the International Association for Suicide Prevention and has published extensively on.

Described by Durkheim () as the crudest expression of the social phenomena, suicide is of interest to clinicians, academics and researchers. Within the academic context, this issue has to be addressed and prevented. We are interested in sharing the process of participative action that led to the creation of a Suicide Prevention Program (SPP) for college students.

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Papyrus and Universities UK have recently published guidance around suicide prevention in universities which includes a checklist of practical steps to take. 3 Among other things, the guidance calls for suicide awareness training for all student-facing staff. This training aims to help staff spot and respond to signs of student distress.

University Counseling Service Director Sam Cochran says the University of Iowa community suffers an average of two to three student suicides annually. To bring the campus and local community together to prevent future student suicides, Cochran is leading the three-year $, grant, “Leveraging Campus-Community Collaborations to Enhance Suicide .The Glendon Association has produced a program to inform the public about suicide prevention.

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