ERIC Number: EJ555178
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Correlates of Suicidal Behavior in a Juvenile Detention Population.
Rohde, Paul; Seeley, John R.; Mace, David E.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v27 n2 p164-75 Sum 1997
Identifies the correlates of current suicidal ideation and past suicide attempts among 555 adolescents. Results indicate that suicidal behavior in delinquent boys was associated with depression and decreased social connection, whereas suicidal behavior in delinquent girls was associated with impulsivity and instability. Current ideation was associated with current depression. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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