ERIC Number: EJ383500
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Adolescent Suicide: Character Traits of High-Risk Teenagers.
Neiger, Brad L.; Hopkins, Rodney W.
Adolescence, v23 n90 p469-75 Sum 1988
Examines personality traits and life circumstances which place adolescents at higher risk for suicide. Discusses depression, acute suicidal behavior, poor family relationships, alcohol and drug use, recent loss, failure in school, and other characteristics. Urges parents and professionals to know suicide signs and be active in prevention and intervention. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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