Year: 1975 Source: Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v.43, no.2, (1975), p.277 SIEC No: 19820318

Incidence of parental loss or attempted suicide no higher among severely depressed than moderate or normal subjects. Childhood characterized by parental discord & intentional separation of parent from child associated with attempted suicide as adult, while childhood loss of parent through natural causes appears unrelated. (BB)