Year: 1990 Source: American Journal of Psychiatry, v.147, no.10, (October 1990), p.1364-1366 SIEC No: 19901737

In independent psychiatric interviews with 175 children & their mothers, either the mother or the child reported that 13 (7%) of the children had made a suicide attempt. Eight of the 13 children reported attempts that were not reported by their mothers. (7 refs.)