Year: 1985 Source: Forbes, (October 21 1985), p.162-166 SIEC No: 19860301

The author explores adolescent suicide, pointing out certain patterns of behavior that may lead to suicide or a suicide attempts. An attempt in a younger child usually indicates a serious conflict or chronic family problem, states Pouschine, while an attempt in an older adolescent usually stems from an inability to separate themselves from the family & to solve problems on their own. (NBB)