Thomas Joiner, PhD

DENVER HEALTH AND HOSPITAL AUTHORITY

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Articles

Understanding and Overcoming the Myths of Suicide

January 20, 2011

What goes on in the minds of those who attempt suicide? Here: a psychologist who explores the myths that surround suicide notes "We need to get it in our heads that suicide is not easy, painless, cowardly, selfish, vengeful, self-masterful, nor rash."