Title

Perceptions Concerning College Student Suicide: Data From Four Universities

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

12-1-2005

Department

Educational Leadership and School Counseling

Abstract

The issue of suicide, including prevention, intervention, and postvention, continues to be a problem on college campuses. For this study, data concerning a variety of issues related to college student suicide were collected from 1,865 students at four different universities. Incidence, risk factors, and potential solutions are described, as well as implications for mental health professionals in university settings.

Publication Title

Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior

Volume

35

Issue

6

First Page

640

Last Page

645