Suicide – Why Do It?


Three cases of suicide examined, plus general comments on society.

SKU: 475
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Producer: Cardinal Broadcast
Year Produced: 2004
Running time: 55 minutes


A spoof radio trailer opens the lecture, then there are general comments about our society, including demographics, statistics and methods; then three cases: One: several excerpts from a number of interviews, and discussion, depression or psychosis? Two: describes how she cut herself, highlights of her life and attitudes towards the future, relationship to alcohol, personality and depression. Three: Bereavement reaction or depression. Ends with a group discussion of diagnosis and management of suicidal patients.