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The interpersonal theory of suicide.
Suicidal behavior is a major problem worldwide and, at the same time, has received relatively little empirical attention. This relative lack of empirical attention may be due in part to a relativeExpand
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Why People Die by Suicide
Acknowledgments Prologue: Losing My Dad 1. What We Know and Don't Know About Suicide 2. The Acquired Ability to Enact Lethal Self-Injury 3. The Desire for Death 4. What Do We Mean By Suicide and HowExpand
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A measure of positive and negative affect for children: Scale development and preliminary validation.
A child version of the Positive and Negative Affect Schedule (PANAS: D. Watson, L. A. Clark, & A. Tellegen, 1988), the PANAS-C, was developed using students in Grades 4-8 (N = 707). Item selectionExpand
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Suicidal desire and the capability for suicide: tests of the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicidal behavior among adults.
The interpersonal-psychological theory of suicidal behavior (T. E. Joiner, 2005) proposes that an individual will not die by suicide unless he or she has both the desire to die by suicide and theExpand
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Positive Emotions Trigger Upward Spirals Toward Emotional Well-Being
The broaden-and-build theory of positive emotions predicts that positive emotions broaden the scopes of attention and cognition, and, by consequence, initiate upward spirals toward increasingExpand
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Thwarted belongingness and perceived burdensomeness: construct validity and psychometric properties of the Interpersonal Needs Questionnaire.
The present study examined the psychometric properties and construct validity of scores derived from the Interpersonal Needs Questionnaire (INQ) using latent variable modeling with 5 independentExpand
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Non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents: Diagnostic correlates and relation to suicide attempts
Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) is a prevalent behavioral problem, yet many fundamental aspects of NSSI remain unknown. This case series study reports on the diagnostic correlates of adolescents withExpand
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Main predictions of the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicidal behavior: empirical tests in two samples of young adults.
The interpersonal-psychological theory of suicidal behavior (T. E. Joiner, 2005) makes 2 overarching predictions: (a) that perceptions of burdening others and of social alienation combine to instillExpand
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The schema questionnaire: Investigation of psychometric properties and the hierarchical structure of a measure of maladaptive schemas
Although schemas play a central role in cognitive conceptualizations of personality disorders, research devoted to the assessment of schemas has been scarce. This article describes the preliminaryExpand
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Escalas PANAS de afecto positivo y negativo: validación factorial y convergencia transcultural
The PANAS Scales of Positive and Negative Affect: Factor Analytic Validation and Cross-cultural Convergence. Recent evidence suggests that the structure of mood is composed of two dominant andExpand
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