Year: 2006 Source: Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, v.15, no.4, (November 2006), p.159-167 SIEC No: 20070465

A literature review was conducted to facilitate the development of an approach to the study of suicide among Aboriginal populations. An approach that informs each step of the process with evidence from the previous steps was developed. The study of risk factors & interventions is described. It is concluded research on risk factors & evidence-based interventions for suicidal behaviours among Aboriginal people is required. (69 refs.)