Year: 2014 Source: Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention.(2013).34(4):251-261. doi: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000187 SIEC No: 20140349

There has been increasing attention over the last decade on the issue of indigenous youth suicide. A number of studies have documented the high prevalence of suicide behavior and mortality in Australia and internationally. However, no studies have focused on documenting the correlates of suicide behavior for indigenous youth in Australia. Suicide ideation and attempt were common in this cross-section of indigenous youth with an unfavorable profile for the emotional, social, cultural, and behavioral factors.

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