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Suicide Prevention and New Technologies

Evidence Based Practice

Editors: Mishara, B., Kerkhof, A. (Eds.)

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The internet, smartphones, computer self-help programmes and other technological advances are the new frontiers of suicide prevention, with organisations around the world rapidly expanding these services. This book provides a critical overview of new technologies in suicide prevention and presents promising practices and future perspectives.

About the authors

Brian Mishara, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada. Ad Kerkhof VU University, The Netherlands. Karl Andriessen, University of Leuven, Belgium. Philippe Côté, Université du Québec à Montreal, Canada. Mary Drexler, CONTACT USA. Rezvan Ghoncheh, VU University, The Netherlands. Simon Hatcher, University of Ottawa, Canada. Annemiek Huisman, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Hans Koot, VU University, The Netherlands. Karolina Krysinska, University of Leuven, Belgium. Réal Labelle, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada; Université de Montréal, Canada. Jan Mokkenstorm, 113Online Foundation, The Netherlands. Gillian Murphy, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Lifeline), USA. Xavier Pommereau, University Hospital of Bordeaux, France. Professor Smit, VU University, The Netherlands. Bregje van Spijker, Black Dog Institute, Australia. Christine Thoër, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada. Carmen Vos, VU University, The Netherlands. David N. Weisstub, World Psychiatric Association

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Suicide Prevention and New Technologies: Towards Evidence Based Practice

    Mishara, Brian L. (et al.)

    Pages 1-23

  • Expressing, Communicating and Discussing Suicide: Nature, Effects and Methods of Interacting through Online Discussion Platforms

    Thoër, Christine

    Pages 24-38

  • E-Therapies in Suicide Prevention: What Do They Look Like, Do They Work and What Is the Research Agenda?

    Hatcher, Simon

    Pages 39-49

  • Reducing the Burden of Suicidal Thoughts through Online Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Self Help

    Kerkhof, Ad J. F. M. (et al.)

    Pages 50-62

  • Challenges in the Control and Regulation of Suicide Promotion and Assistance over the Internet

    Mishara, Brian L. (et al.)

    Pages 63-75

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Suicide Prevention and New Technologies
Book Subtitle
Evidence Based Practice
Editors
  • B. Mishara
  • A. Kerkhof
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-35169-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137351692
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-35168-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-35171-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 199
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