Year: 1972 Source: Journal of the National Assoc of Private Psychiatric Hospitals, v.4, no.4, (Winter 1972-73), p.5-9 SIEC No: 19871899

Discusses the treatment of adolescents with suicide potential in the light of certain aspects of the adolescent maturational process (e.g., object loss, alloplasticity, and narcissism). The evaluation of suicide potential is described and suggestions are made for its prevention and treatment.