Behaviour patterns preceding a railway suicide: Explorative study of German Federal Police officers' experiences
- Predictors of Suicide and Suicide Attempt in Subway Stations: A Population-based Ecological Study. Niederkrotenthaler, Thomas; Sonneck, Gernot; Dervic, Kanita; Nader, Ingo; Voracek, Martin; Kapusta, Nestor; Etzersdorfer, Elmar; Mittendorfer-Rutz, Ellenor; Dorner, Thomas // Journal of Urban Health;Apr2012, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p339
Suicidal behavior on the subway often involves young people and has a considerable impact on public life, but little is known about factors associated with suicides and suicide attempts in specific subway stations. Between 1979 and 2009, 185 suicides and 107 suicide attempts occurred on the...
- The Relation Between Child Maltreatment and Adolescent Suicidal Behavior: A Systematic Review and Critical Examination of the Literature. Miller, Adam; Esposito-Smythers, Christianne; Weismoore, Julie; Renshaw, Keith // Clinical Child & Family Psychology Review;Jun2013, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p146
A large body of research suggests that child maltreatment (CM) is associated with adolescent suicidal ideation and attempts. These studies, however, have not been critically examined and summarized in a manner that allows us to draw firm conclusions and make recommendations for future research...
- Eyeblinks in formation of impressions. Omori, Yasuko; Miyata, Yo // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Oct96, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p591
Investigates the influence of eyeblink frequency on creating a personal impression. Nervousness and less intelligence of frequently blinking persons; Attractiveness of persons with dilated pupils; Performance in a mental addition task by visual field in recognizing verbal stimuli.
- Relationships between eye contact, maternal sensitivity, and infant crying. Lohaus, Arnold; Keller, Heidi; Voelker, Susanne // International Journal of Behavioral Development;Nov2001, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p542
This study addresses the longitudinal association between eye contact and maternal sensitivity during the first 12 weeks of the infants' life and relates both variables to the infants' cry behaviour at three months of age. Free-play interactional sequences of 20 mothers were videotaped at weekly...
- Delivering your speech right between their eyes. Brody, Marjorie // Supervision;Jun94, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p18
Presents the principles to keep in mind when using eye communication tactics in speech delivery. Importance of eye contact; Steps to take to feel more comfortable using eye contact.
- Delivering your speech right between their eyes. Broody, Marjorie // American Salesman;Aug98, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p29
Focuses on the use of eye contact in public speaking. Advantages of effective eye contact; Identification of several principles for using eye communication; Length of time eye contact should be used.
- Recover from a speaking mistake. // Communication Briefings;Feb2012, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p6
The article offers public speaking tips which include making an eye contact with the audience, inserting humor, and acknowledging the mistake.
- Seeing eye to eye. Fasano, Robin // Parenting;Mar98, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p31
Focuses on the importance of eye contact with parent and baby. Benefits of eye contact; Comments from Robert Sanet, a San Diego-based optometrist.
- Eye contact is the key to a perfect portrait. Holmes, Bob // New Scientist;05/02/98, Vol. 158 Issue 2132, p22
Reports that artists from Rembrandt to Picasso have arranged their portraits so that one eye of their subjects, regardless of pose, falls almost exactly on the vertical midline of the canvas. Details about the research of Christopher Tyler of the Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute;...