A Special Scar
The Experiences of People Bereaved by Suicide
|Series title:||Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $48.95|
| Book Description: |
Every 85 minutes someone in the UK takes their own life and the suicide rate is currently the highest since 2004. Society often reacts with unease, fear and even disapproval but what happens to those bereaved by a self-inflicted death? The reasons leading someone to take their own life are complex, and the bereavement reactions of survivors of suicide can also be complex, including shame, guilt, sadness and the effects of trauma, stigma and social isolation.
It can be...