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ERIC Number: EJ383599
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Suicide Attempts in Preadolescent Child Psychiatry Inpatients.
Asarnow, Joan Rosenbaum; Carlson, Gabrielle
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v18 n2 p129-36 Sum 1988
Examined the relative power of measures of perceived family support, hopelessness, and depression for the classification of suicide attempters and nonattempters in a series of 8- to 13-year-old psychiatric inpatients (N=25). Results indicated that a measure of a child's perceived family support discriminated between suicide attempters and non-attempters with an 88 percent accuracy rate. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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