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The effectiveness of a web-based self-help intervention to reduce suicidal thoughts: A randomized controlled trial

van Spijker, Bregje AJ; van Straten, Annemieke; Kerkhof, Ad JFM


BACKGROUND Suicide, attempted suicide and suicidal thoughts are major public health problems worldwide. Effective face-to-face treatments are Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) and Problem Solving Treatment (PST). However, about two-thirds of persons who die by suicide have not been in contact with mental health care services in the preceding year, and many have never been treated. Furthermore, many patients do not disclose their suicidal thoughts to...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010-03-09
Type: Journal article
Source: Trials
DOI: 10.1186/1745-6215-11-25


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