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Suicide Among Gifted Children and Adolescents (2nd ed.): Understanding the Suicidal Mind

Author: Tracy L. Cross
Author: Jennifer Riedl Cross
Date: 10/17/17
Language: English
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Abstract: The updated second edition of Suicide Among Gifted Children and Adolescentsexplores the suicidal behavior of students with gifts and talents. It provides the reader with a coherent picture of what suicidal behavior is; clarifies what is known and what is unknown about it; shares two major theories of suicide with explanatory power; and offers an emerging model of the suicidal behavior of students with gifts and talents. In addition, the book includes chapters offering insight into the lived experience of students with gifts and talents, and what we can do to prevent suicide among gifted students, including creating caring communities and specific counseling strategies. It also provides a list of resources available to help.
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Publisher: Prufrock Press
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ISBN: 978-1-61821-677-9
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Number of Pages: 140