ERIC Number: EJ563654
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Adolescents At Risk: Causes of Youth Suicide in New Zealand.
Drummond, Wilhelmina J.
Adolescence, v32 n128 p925-34 Win 1997
Explores causes of the high teenage suicide rate in New Zealand by looking at environmental-social factors. Examines the problems these youth face, such as depression and alcohol use, and discusses their risk-taking behaviors. Findings are linked to current theory on adolescent suicide. Prevention, intervention, and treatment strategies are considered. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Zealand