Wenzel, Amy.

Cognitive therapy for suicidal patients : scientific and clinical applications / Amy Wenzel, Gregory K. Brown, and Aaron T. Beck. - Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, c2009. - viii, 377 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-355) and indexes.

Classification and assessment of suicide ideation and suicidal acts -- Correlates of and risk factors for suicidal acts -- A cognitive model of suicidal acts -- Evidence-based treatments for the prevention of suicidal acts -- Cognitive therapy : general principles -- Early phase of treatment -- Cognitive case conceptualization of suicidal acts -- Intermediate phase of treatment -- Later phase of treatment -- Challenges in treating suicidal patients -- Cognitive therapy for suicidal adolescents -- Cognitive therapy for suicidal older adults -- Cognitive therapy for suicidal patients with substance dependence disorders -- Conclusion : a public health model for suicide prevention.

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Suicidal behavior--Prevention.
Cognitive therapy.
Suicide--prevention & control.
Cognitive Therapy--methods.

RC569 .W475 2009