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Suicide in Children and Adolescents (Cambridge Child and by Robert A. King, Alan Apter

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By Robert A. King, Alan Apter

Suicide is the fourth most typical reason for dying within the U.S. between 10-14 yr olds, 3rd between 15-19 yr olds, and moment between 20-24 yr olds. specialists from all parts of psychiatry, (including epidemiology, neurobiology, genetics and psychotherapy) have introduced jointly during this quantity the newest findings of their fields to deal with very important questions. How can those deaths be avoided? Can they be expected? Are there perceptible styles? What function do households and gender play? What are the remedies for and results of suicide attempters?

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