Year: 1992 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (25th: 1992: Chicago), p.85-86 SIEC No: 19940386

This study attempted to determine lifetime suicidal ideation & attempts, & depression & psychopathology levels & their inter-relations, among students (n=296) at a private prep school. Serious lifetime suicidal ideation was reported by 13% of students & lifetime suicide attempts by 4.8%. 1.1% of students were rated as severely depressed. Low emotional health scores were associated with suicidal ideation & attempts. Gender was not associated with ideation, attempts, depression or psychopathology.