Write a 1,250-1,500-word essay that addresses the following:
- Describe factors that trigger suicide.
- Select a psychological perspective and describe how that perspective explains suicide.
- Discuss the difference in how suicide is viewed by society based upon a person’s age.
- Discuss treatment, including treatment after an attempted suicide and prevention programs.
Use four to six scholarly references evidentiary support in your essay.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.