Year: 1982 Source: New York: Plenum Press, 1982. p.195-221 SIEC No: 19911469

This chapter begins with a brief review of the incidence of suicide among children & adolescents. In the remainder of the chapter, the author discusses other topics such as suicidal behaviours among preadolescents & adolescents, depression in childhood, the child’s image of death, & the prediction, diagnosis, treatment & management of suicidal behaviour in children & adolescents. (86 refs.)