Year: 1989 Source: Madison, Conn.: International Universities Press, 1989. p.201-220 SIEC No: 19900482

Presents a discussion of suicide in children including epidemiology, antecedents & precipitants, assessment & diagnosis, the mental status exam, treatment & disposition, & individual psychotherapy. The case of a suicidal 6-year-old girl is used to illustrate the phases of the psychotherapeutic process. 52 refs. (LH)