Suicidal Behavior as a Psychological Disorder
... Behavior as a Psychological disorder
Suicide, thoughts of committing suicide, and attempted suicide are, as of the early 1980s. Suicidal behavior involves the act of an individual taking his own life on purpose. It is an act that can claim the life of the affected individual. CDC (Centre for disease control & prevention) defines suicidal behavior as mortality, which occur as a result of poisoning, suffocation, and injury where there exist some evidences that the injuries were inflicted by the affected self, and the goal of the affected individual was to kill oneself (American Psychological Association, 2009).
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) statistics, suicidal behavior is one amon...