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Suicide in children and adolescents

by Syed Arshad Husain

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Published by SP Medical & Scientific Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Children -- Suicidal behavior -- United States.,
    • Youth -- Suicidal behavior -- United States.,
    • Suicide -- In infancy and childhood.,
    • Suicide -- In adolescence.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Syed Arshad Husain and Trish Vandiver.
      SeriesChild behavior and development,
      ContributionsVandiver, Trish.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6546 .H87 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 284 p. ;
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3171536M
      ISBN 100893351903
      LC Control Number83013728

      Suicide was a felony in 11th-century England because the self-murderer was considered to have broken the bond of fealty, and the suicide's property was forfeited to the king. Suicides were interred on public highways with a stake driven through the heart; this practice was observed as late as The tragedy of suicide in children and adolescents is considered a national and global phenomenon. There are approximately , suicides in the world each year, including as many as , adolescents and young adults. Suicide rates vary from country to country depending on local factors, including reporting by:

        Suicide notes written by child and adolescent suicide victims: A qualitative textual analysis Objective: Our aim is to contribute to the understanding of the processes behind childhood suicide. Through the analysis of suicide notes from to year-old Norwegian suicide victims, we aim to provide knowledge of the central themes these children chose to communicate to friends and Author: Anne Freuchen, Dagfinn Ulland, Terje Mesel. In both groups, almost all of the deaths occurred at home (98% of the children; 88% of the young adolescents) and between the hours of noon and midnight (81% of children; 77% of young adolescents). In both groups, relationship problems were linked to suicide: 60%.

      Argues that schools have a much larger role to play in the prevention of suicide among children and adolescents than they have generally undertaken hitherto. Sets out various ways in which teachers can detect suicidal tendencies and make appropriate interventions. Introduction. Suicide is a leading cause of death in young people aged 25 years and under. 1 According to the Global Burden of Disease Study, 2 in suicide accounted for 84% of deaths in 15–year-olds worldwide. Although suicide occurs more frequently in young males than young females, suicide was the most common cause of death in females aged 15–19 years and the third most common Author: Keith Hawton, Keith Hawton, Nicole T M Hill, Madelyn Gould, Ann John, Karen Lascelles, Karen Lascell.


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Book Description. Suicide is the fourth most common cause of death in the US among 10 14 year olds, third among 15 19 year olds, and second among 20 24 year : Paperback. Suicide in Children and Adolescents (Child Behavior and Development): Medicine & Health Science Books @ Book description.

In an epoch when rates of death and illness among the young have steadily decreased in the face of medical progress, the persistently high rates of youth suicide and suicide attempts around the world remain a tragic irony and a challenge to both our clinical practice and theoretical understanding.

Suicide in Children and Adolescents by Robert A. King,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1). Suicide in children and adolescents. [Robert A King; Alan Apter;] -- Suicide is the fourth most common cause of death in the U.S.

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The epidemiology of suicide in children and young adolescents. Journal of the American Academy of Child Psychiatry, 20, –56Cited by: The deprivation of the infant, the inhibition of the toddler, the stimulus-bound sadness of the young child, the limited depression of the older child, and the exaggerated yet acutely felt despair of the adolescent may all be understood best against a framework of the developmental process.

Depression and Development Suicide in Children and Adolescents (74. Suicide is the second leading cause of death for children, adolescents, and young adults age toyear-olds.

The majority of children and adolescents who attempt suicide have a significant mental health disorder, usually depression.

Among younger children, suicide attempts are often impulsive. Unfortunately, suicide crosses all age, racial, and socioeconomic groups in the US and around the world.

In the US, suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among children and adolescents agesand the 3rd leading cause of death among 12 year olds. Nearly one of every eight children between the ages 6 and 12 has suicidal thoughts. Because resources for adolescents and physicians vary by community, become familiar with local, state, and national resources that are concerned with treatment of psychopathology and suicide prevention in youth, including local hospitals with psychiatric units, mental health agencies, family and children’s services, Cited by: “successful suicide” are not considered unacceptable; preferred terms are “death by suicide” or "died by suicide" Suicide attempt: A non-fatal self-directed potentially injurious behavior (may or may not result in injury) with any intent to die as result of the behavior Suicidal ideation: Thoughts of suicide.

Epidemiology of Suicide in Children and Adolescents. •10th leading cause of death in the United States •3rd leading cause of death for children, adolescents, and young adults •Western states have highest suicide rates, with the exception of Vermont.

•Rural areas carries a higher risk of suicide than living in urban Size: 1MB. Suicide Why. is an excellent, very informative book on suicide. Adina Wrobleski, using her extensive knowledge and insight takes much of the mystery out of the most misunderstood subject.

She explains, through the books question and answer format, what society must know in order to save lives. Suicide in Children and Adolescents.

Katherine Anne Comtois, This book is an excellent overview of the field. The chapter authors are leading authorities in their field of suicidology and their conclusions are well documented. information for the general practitioner as well as summaries of the key literature for those who specialize in Author: Katherine Anne Comtois.

Teen suicide is preventable. Know the risk factors, the warning signs and the steps you can take to protect your teen. Is your teen at risk of suicide. While no teen is immune, there are factors that can make some adolescents more vulnerable than others. Understand how to tell if your teen might be suicidal and where to turn for help and treatment.

xvii, pages ; 24 cm Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index pt. Suicide in children -- Introduction -- The child's concept of death -- Family factors -- Social and environmental factors -- Characteristics and presenting symptoms in suicidal children -- Precipitating factors and underlying reasons -- Methods of suicide in children -- Treatment -- pt.

Suicide in Pages:   "Suicide Among Gifted Children and Adolescents" explores the phenomenon of suicide among students with gifts and talents.

It provides the reader with a coherent picture of what suicidal behavior is; clarifies what is known and what is unknown about it; shares two major theories of suicide with explanatory power; and offers an emerging model of the suicidal behavior of/5.

Summary This chapter contains sections titled: Suicide in Children and Adolescents Myths About Child and Adolescent Suicide Risk Factors for Suicide Bullying, Cyberbullying, and the Internet Chapte.

Risk factors for suicidality are discussed elsewhere in this clinical book and are not specific for children and adolescents. Suicide and suicidal behavior of adolescents are linked to a wide variety of psychiatric disorders, including affective illness, alcohol and substance abuse, conduct disorder, and schizophrenia (Shaffer ).Cited by: 9.

To our knowledge, only two studies of a population cohort of children and adolescents in care have been published to date, both describing the psychiatric morbidity and mortality of children and adolescents in care in Sweden.

4, 6 These studies found greater rates of suicide, suicide attempts and psychiatric hospital admissions among children in care than in the general population. However, Cited by: Suicide is a serious and growing problem among children and adolescents. Each year, thousands of young people commit suicide.

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for to year-olds. The majority of children and adolescents who attempt suicide have a significant mental health disorder, usually depression.Request PDF | Suicide in Children and Adolescents | This book is an excellent overview of the field.

The chapter authors are leading authorities in their field of suicidology and their conclusions.