Child suicide, family environment, and economic crisis.

@article{Klves2010ChildSF,
  title={Child suicide, family environment, and economic crisis.},
  author={Kairi K{\~o}lves},
  journal={Crisis},
  year={2010},
  volume={31 3},
  pages={
          115-7
        }
}
Suicide among children is considered to be a rare event, although it is still one of the leading causes of death in children younger than 15 years of age worldwide (Pelkonen & Marttunen, 2003; Vajani, Annest, Crosby, Alexander, & Mille, 2007). Compared to other age groups, the prevalence of suicide in children is more likely to be underestimated (Beautrais, 2001; Crepeau-Hobson, 2010; Fortune & Hawton, 2007; McClure, 2001). Possible reasons for this underestimation may be the social stigma and… CONTINUE READING

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