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Do they suffer more? Reflections on research comparing suicide survivors to other survivors.
This article contrasts public perceptions of suicide survivors with conclusions based on comparative studies of suicide, fatal accident survivors, and other survivors. Although suicide is commonlyExpand
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Gender Differences among Adolescents with Gambling-Related Problems
Data from five recent studies using self-reports were merged to explore gender differences in the characteristics of adolescent problem gambling, including comorbidity with other youth problems. TheExpand
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Personality characteristics and risk-taking tendencies among adolescent gamblers.
Huit cent dix-sept etudiants provenant d'ecoles secondaires de la region de Montreal ont repondu a une mesure diagnostique de jeu etablie a partir du DSM-IV-J, au High School PersonalityExpand
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Youth gambling behaviors: an examination of the role of resilience.
The study of resilient children has overturned many deficit-focused models concerning the ontogenesis of children raised in adversity. This study explored the relationship between risk and protectiveExpand
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A Cross-Cultural Study of Gambling Behaviour Among Adolescents
This study investigated whether the prevalence of weekly and problem gambling among youth varied according to cultural affiliation. A convenience sample of 1,265 Quebec high school students agedExpand
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Gambling Behavior Among College Student-Athletes
Analyzing data from a representative sample of 20,739 U.S. college student-athletes, this study sought to determine whether certain student-athletes were more prone to frequent or problem gamblingExpand
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Substantiating neglect of first nations and non-aboriginal children
First Nations (Native American) children are greatly overrepresented in the Canadian child welfare system, and disproportionality in the substantiation of maltreatment contributes to thisExpand
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Citrobacter freundii and fatal neutropenic enterocolitis following adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer.
Neutropenic enterocolitis is increasingly being recognized as a life-threatening complication of chemotherapy, mainly for haematological and lymphoproliferative malignancies. It is under-recognizedExpand
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An alternative model of community service learning: Students, community, and instructors learning from each other
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to describe and analyze experiences embedding community service learning into an assignment for a bachelor of social work course. The author used theseExpand
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Treating youth agression and related problems in a social services agency
Family TIES (training in essential skills) is a multilevel treatment program for helping youth with anger, aggression, and interconnected problems. It is embedded within a social service centre thatExpand