Predictors of suicide relative to other deaths in patients with suicide attempts and suicide ideation: A 30-year prospective study

Background
Although there is a large literature that prospectively examines predictors of suicide, low base rates of suicide and imprecision of measurement hinder definitive conclusions from being drawn.
Method
This study examined predictors of suicide relative to other types of death in a sample of 297 patients who had been hospitalized for[…]

Prospective prediction of first onset of nonsuicidal self-injury in adolescent girls

Objective
Adolescent nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) is a significant risk factor for suicidal behavior and an important clinical marker of psychopathology. NSSI is especially common in adolescent girls. A number of psychosocial correlates of adolescent NSSI have been identified, including problems characterized by disinhibition and negative affectivity. However, it is unknown whether these characteristics prospectively[…]

Suicidal Death Prediction Scales (IN: The Prediction of Suicide, ed. by A Beck et al)