330.674.01 SUICIDE AS A PUBLIC HEALTH PROBLEM
Introduces students to the following content areas with regard to suicide: history and theories; epidemiology; etiological factors and mechanisms; clinical phenomenology and comorbid disorders; assessment of suicidal behaviors; special populations; preventive and treatment interventions; ethical issues on the conduct of research on suicidal populations.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Define and discuss suicide and suicidal behaviors from a public health framework
Describe the epidemiology, etiology, mechanisms, and interventions for attempted and completed suicide
Identify the essential clinical, social and ethical issues in the conduct of suicide research
- Tuesday 9:00 - 10:20
- Thursday 9:00 - 10:20