Year: 2005 Source: Apple, v.3, no.3, (May/June 2005), p.8-10 SIEC No: 20050833

The author discusses the prevalence of suicidal thoughts & attempts among youth aged 10 to 24, drawing particular attention to possible warning signs that a suicidal young person might exhibit. The relationship between suicide & psychiatric disorders, especially depression, is also highlighted. Contributing factors, warning signs, & risk factors are listed.