| Published: December 25, 2014
A Study of Befriending and Its Use on Suicide Prevention in India
The Goal of this study was to understand the concept of Befriending and its effects on Suicide Prevention in India. In view of the above purpose we studied the model of Befriending across the world and in India. The data was collected from 3 NGOs based out of Ahmedabad, Mumbai and Chennai. According to the data in the year 2006, Suicide rates had increased marginally up-to 1,18,11,12. It is observed that there is an increase in Suicide rate more among men than women.
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© 2014 A Roy
Received: July 12, 2014; Revision Received: August 16, 2014; Accepted: December 25, 2014
Published in Volume 02, Issue 1, October-December, 2014