suicidology


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su·i·cid·ol·o·gy

 (so͞o′ĭ-sī-dŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of suicide, suicidal behavior, and suicide prevention.

su′i·cid·ol′o·gist n.

suicidology

(ˌsuːɪsaɪˈdɒlədʒɪ)
n
the study of suicide and how to prevent it
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Singer is a licensed clinical social worker, an associate professor at Loyola University Chicago, and president of the American Association of Suicidology. He focuses on interventions for youth.
Suicidology: A Comprehensive Biopsychosocial Perspective
* 44,965 people died by suicide in the United States in 2010 (American Association of Suicidology).
Anestis, PhD, said at the annual conference of the American Association of Suicidology.
* For more information on suicide, visit the American Association of Suicidology at www.suicidology.org.
The American Association of Suicidology has listed several warning signs of imminent suicide, which can be remembered with the acronym IS PATH WARM.
American Association of Suicidology. Suicide Loss Survivors.
(1.) American Association of Suicidology. Know the warning signs of suicide, http://www.suicidology.org/resources/ warning-signs.
The deputy, who is also President of the Irish Association of Suicidology, said: "It is influenced by several interacting factors - personal, social, psychological, cultural, biological and environmental.
The most typical cause of depression in older men is loss, according to Alan Berman, Ph.D., ABPP, who is executive director of the American Association of Suicidology in Washington, D.C.
American Association of Suicidology (AAS): http://www.suicidology.org
(whose credentials include the presidency of the American Association of Suicidology) presents Conversations with the Water: A Memoir of Cultivating Hope, in which she speaks of the role of water in her relationship with her younger sister to Denise, whom she lost to suicide.