Year: 1984 Source: New York: SP Medical & Scientific Books, 1984. 284p. SIEC No: 19871408

This book consists of a comprehensive review of knowledge to date about suicidal behavior in children and adolescents. Part I reviews suicide in children; part II reviews suicide in adolescents; part III is a comparison of child and adolescent behavior; part IV presents an analysis of case studies. Profile patterns, high risk groups, symptomatology, and possible courses of treatment are discussed. Appendix A is a 40 page annotated bibliography.