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ERIC Number: EJ452575
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0363-0234
Adolescent Suicide and Defensive Style.
Recklitis, Christopher J.; And Others
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v22 n3 p374-87 Fall 1992
Examined relationship between ego defense mechanisms, diagnoses, and suicidality among 200 adolescent psychiatric patients classified as suicide attempters, suicidal ideators, and nonsuicidal patients. Using Defense Mechanisms Inventory, found the suicidal adolescents score higher on turning-against-self and lower on reversal, as compared to nonsuicidal adolescents. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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