ERIC Number: EJ440724
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Transgenerational Patterns of Suicide Attempt.
Sorenson, Susan B.; Rutter, Carolyn M.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v59 n6 p861-66 Dec 1991
Using data from 2,304 community residents, found self-reports of suicide attempts were more common among persons with than without family history of suicide. Nearly one in four suicide attempters reported family history of suicide. Being female and unmarried, respondent mental disorder, parent mental disorder, and parent suicide attempt exerted independent direct effects on suicide ideation risk. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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