ERIC Number: EJ430921
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Impact of Drug Abuse upon Adolescent Suicide.
Downey, Ann M.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v22 n4 p261-75 1990-91
Explored the hypothesis that the increased use, misuse, and abuse of drugs is one of the myriad explanations for the escalation in youth suicidal behavior during the past 25 years. Used clinical case histories and research results to exemplify the impact of heightened drug usage as an argument for the upsurge in youth suicide. (Author/LLL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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