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Choosing to Live: Guidelines for Suicide Prevention Counselling in Domestic Violence

Authors : Rege, Sangeeta; Burte, Aruna; Deosthali, Padma

Published Year: 2005

Mumbai: CEHAT, vi,57 p. September 2005.

Choosing to live is the message underlined in the guidelines compiled for preventing suicides due to domestic violence. The book provides an in-depth understanding to suicidal tendencies, reasons or causes of suicides, means adopted for committing suicides, efforts to prevent such incidences by recognizing risk factors, consequences of such actions and psychological impact of domestic violence. The guidelines for effective counselling and techniques needed for counselling are helpful to those who want to reach out to persons suffering from such tendencies. Download full report Download full report