Year: 2014 Source: Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology.(2014).doi: 10.1037/a0037846 SIEC No: 20140444

Positive future thinking has predictive utility over time; however, the content of the thinking affects the direction and strength of the positive future thinkingÐsuicidal behavior relationship. Future research is required to understand the mechanisms that link high levels of intrapersonal positive future thinking to suicide risk and how intrapersonal thinking should be targeted in treatment interventions.