ERIC Number: EJ383649
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
A Prospective Investigation of Suicidal Ideation in College Students: A Test of a Model.
Bonner, Ronald L.; Rich, Alexander R.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v18 n3 p245-58 Fall 1988
Tested predictive validity of stress-vulnerability model of suicide ideation and behavior. Undergraduates completed measures of social/emotional alienation, adaptive resources for living, and cognitive rigidity at beginning of semester. Measures of stress and cumulative negative life stress were obtained midterm. Found that combination of alienation, deficient adaptive resources, and life stress best predicted ideation scores. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A