Suicide Prevention: The Global Context by Robert J. KoskySuicide Prevention: The Global Context by Robert J. Kosky

Suicide Prevention: The Global Context

byRobert J. KoskyEditorHadi S. Eshkevari, Robert D. Goldney

Hardcover | March 31, 1998

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Munara, ngai wanggandi Marni na pudni Lairma yertaamma. Wortangga, Mami na pudni Banba-banbalyanna. Tirramangkotti turiduri ngarkuma birra. Ngai Birko-mankolankola Tandanyanku. Naityo Yungadalya, Yakkandulya. First, let me welcome you all to Kaurna country. Next, I welcome you all to the S- cide Prevention Conference as an ambassador of the Adelaide people. For thousands of years, Kaurna people have held conferences in this country with the Nukunu, the Ngadjuri, and the Narrunga. Whole groups of Aboriginal people came - gether and had Banba-banbalya, which was a conference, discussed their differences and new ideas. This country has always had education and the Kaurna people were the edu- tors. I'm proud to say they led the way in conferencing and education. All of the univer- ties in this state have Kaurna names for their Aboriginal Education Units. The University of South Australia has the Kaurna Higher Education Centre as its main campus and the Yunguni ("to communicate") building at the new campus, Yunggondi, which means "to give information," is at the Flinders University. The Adelaide University has Woldo Yerlo, which means "sea eagle" and is the totem of my aunt. Aunty Glad was the matriarch of the Kaurna people in this city and also helped found Tauondi, which became the Aboriginal College. She helped introduce Aboriginal people to f- malized education.
Title:Suicide Prevention: The Global ContextFormat:HardcoverDimensions:412 pagesPublished:March 31, 1998Publisher:Kluwer Boston Inc.

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ISBN - 13:9780306458156

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Table of Contents

Addresses to the Conference. Opening Address from the South Australian Minister of Health. Suicide Prevention as a Mission. Durkheim Oration. Norman Farberow: 1. A legend in Suicide Prevention. Suicide. Beyond the Tower of Babel: A Nomenclature for Suicidology. Familial Risk Factors for Adolescent Suicide: A Case-Control Study. Suicidal Behavior Runs in Families: A Controlled Family Study of Adolescent Suicide Victims. Suicides in Australia. Attempted Suicide. Depression and Attempted Suicide: A Hospital Based Study of 437 Patients. Life Events Over the Life Cycle and Depression in Late Life. Risk Factors for Serious Suicidal Attempts Among Young People. A Case Control Study. Gender Differences in Psychiatric Disorder for Deliberate Self-Poisoning Patients with Multiple Inpatient Service Utilization. Prevention. Suicide Intervention in Rural Western Australia: A Preliminary Report. Suicide Prevention on the Internet. Skilling Key Workers: The Implementation of a Youth Suicide Prevention Project in Belgium. Parasuicide and Suicide Prevention Programme: An Experience in Kuala Lumpur. 23 Additional Articles. Abstracts. Epilogue. Index.