Year: 1999 Source: Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, v.16. no.1, (March 1999), p.34-35 SIEC No: 20011624

In this brief letter, Fitzgerald discusses the results of a questionnaire on suicidal behaviour completed by 50 consecutive children attending a child & family clinic. The children’s mothers were assessed for anxiety, depression, & neighbourliness. No correlation was found between child suicidal behaviour & mother’s anxiety, depression or neighbourliness. (5 refs.)