Death Studies

Death Studies

David Lester
Client-centered therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Gestalt psychotherapy, Humanistic and experiential psychotherapies, Psychoanalysis, PsychotherapyResearchSystematic reviews and meta-analysisEnglish
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Various systems of psychotherapy are reviewed for their suitability fm suicidal clients., Psychoanalysis and cognitive therapy are discussed in detail, and mention is made of primal therapy, transactional analysis, Gestalt therapy, reality therapy, person-centered therapy, existential analysis, and Jungian analysis. Consideration of the major system of psychotherapy for the treatment of suicidal people' highlights the treatment options available.

APA citation

Lester, D. (1994). Death Studies. Death Studies, 18(4), 361-374.