Year: 2014 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior.(2013).43(6):692Ð703. DOI: 10.1111/sltb.12052 SIEC No: 20140098

We examined teenagers’ attitudes about the role of mental illness in suicidal behavior and the relationship between these attitudes and suicide risk. Serious suicidal ideation or behavior and associated risk factors (gender, depression, substance problems, and first-hand experience with a suicidal peer) were assessed in 2,419 students at six New York high schools.

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