Counseling Psychology Professor Emeritus John Westefeld sits in his office in Lindquist Center North.

November 9, 2020

In a new article published in the Journal of Prevention and Health Promotion, Counseling Psychology Professor Emeritus John Westefeld of the University of Iowa College of Education, describes how we can begin to understand suicide and suicide prevention as a social justice issue. Westefeld offers a nuanced analysis of the term "social justice" and a thoughtful discussion  concerning the intersection of social justice and suicide prevention.
Learn more by visiting the Mad in America: Science, Psychiatry, and Social Justice website.