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Unformatted text preview: parents have depression o Rates are higher in kids with depressed parents Figure 2 o In children with depressed parents, females have a cumulative higher rate of depression o Males have more of a steady increase of depressive rates Myths about Suicide Myths o People who talk about suicide wont do it o Suicide committed without warning o Suicidal people want to die o People who use low lethal means are not serious Science o Up to of those who commit suicide, communicate first o Usually many warnings, comments, unexpected gifts o Most people are thankful when suicide is prevented o Many people do not well understand lethality...
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course PSYC 380 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Delaware.
- Spring '08
- Mood Disorder