ERIC Number: EJ396239
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Evaluation of Suicide Risk among Youths in Community Settings.
Rotheram-Borus, Mary J.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v19 n1 p108-19 Spr 1989
Reviews screening procedures developed to evaluate youths at high risk for suicide. Suggests strategies for increasing utility of such procedures, and outlines challenges that still face researchers attempting to validate risk evaluation procedure in community settings. Concludes that best strategy for identifying youth at high risk appears to be limiting individual evaluation to those in high-risk groups. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A