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ERIC Number: EJ609393
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0140-1971
Repetition of Deliberate Self-Harm by Adolescents: The Role of Psychological Factors.
Hawton, Keith; Kingsbury, Steve, James, Steinhardt, Karen; Steinhardt, Karen; James, A.; Fagg, Joan
Journal of Adolescence, v22 n3 p369-78 Jun 1999
Examines the relationship between psychological variables and repetition of deliberate self-harm by adolescents who have been admitted to hospital following an overdose. Adolescents with a history of previous overdose had higher scores for depression, hopelessness, and trait anger. Determined that depression is a key factor associated with risk of repetition of adolescent self-harm. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)