The Resource Suicide and depression in late life : critical issues in treatment, research, and public policy, edited by Gary J. Kennedy

Suicide and depression in late life : critical issues in treatment, research, and public policy, edited by Gary J. Kennedy

Label
Suicide and depression in late life : critical issues in treatment, research, and public policy
Title
Suicide and depression in late life
Title remainder
critical issues in treatment, research, and public policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gary J. Kennedy
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the critical issues in understanding and treating depression and suicidal behavior in late life. Chapters cover the biology, psychology, epidemiology, and sociology of depression and suicidal behavior in late life
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC537.5
LC item number
.S85 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • W1
  • WM 171
NLM item number
  • EI535 v.13 1996
  • S94785 1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kennedy, Gary J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depression in old age
  • Older people
  • Depression
  • Depression
  • Aged
  • Aged
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Suicide
  • Suicide
  • Altersdepression
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Selbstmord
  • Alter
Label
Suicide and depression in late life : critical issues in treatment, research, and public policy, edited by Gary J. Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Critical issues in clinical science -- Epidemiology and inferences regarding the etiology of late-life suicide / Gary J. Kennedy, Helen Metz, and Robert Lowinger -- The epidemiology of late-life depression / Gary J. Kennedy -- Biological commonalties among aging, depression, and suicidal behavior / Lon S. Schneider -- Suicide among ethnic elders / F.M. Baker -- Part II: Therapeutic approaches -- Clinical measurement of suicidality and coping in late life: A theory of countervailing forces / Robert Plutchik, et al. -- Psychotherapeutic approaches to the depressed and suicidal older person and family / Joseph Richman -- Biological treatment of severe late-life depression: Pharmacotherapy and electroconvulsive therapy / Donald P. Hay and Linda K. Hay -- A brief antidepressant prescribing guide for the generalist / Gary J. Kennedy -- Part III: Toward a more informed public policy -- Death, dying, and assisted suicide / Rama P. Coomaraswamy -- The emerging agenda for prevention through research and public policy / Gary J. Kennedy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 176 p.
Isbn
9780471129134
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
95037313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33045094
  • (OCoLC)ocm33045094
Label
Suicide and depression in late life : critical issues in treatment, research, and public policy, edited by Gary J. Kennedy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Critical issues in clinical science -- Epidemiology and inferences regarding the etiology of late-life suicide / Gary J. Kennedy, Helen Metz, and Robert Lowinger -- The epidemiology of late-life depression / Gary J. Kennedy -- Biological commonalties among aging, depression, and suicidal behavior / Lon S. Schneider -- Suicide among ethnic elders / F.M. Baker -- Part II: Therapeutic approaches -- Clinical measurement of suicidality and coping in late life: A theory of countervailing forces / Robert Plutchik, et al. -- Psychotherapeutic approaches to the depressed and suicidal older person and family / Joseph Richman -- Biological treatment of severe late-life depression: Pharmacotherapy and electroconvulsive therapy / Donald P. Hay and Linda K. Hay -- A brief antidepressant prescribing guide for the generalist / Gary J. Kennedy -- Part III: Toward a more informed public policy -- Death, dying, and assisted suicide / Rama P. Coomaraswamy -- The emerging agenda for prevention through research and public policy / Gary J. Kennedy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 176 p.
Isbn
9780471129134
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
95037313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33045094
  • (OCoLC)ocm33045094

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