Emotion Dysregulation and Affective Intensity Mediate the Relationship Between Childhood Abuse and Suicide-Related Behaviors Among Women with Bulimia Nervosa.

@article{Gordon2016EmotionDA,
  title={Emotion Dysregulation and Affective Intensity Mediate the Relationship Between Childhood Abuse and Suicide-Related Behaviors Among Women with Bulimia Nervosa.},
  author={Kathryn Hope Gordon and Heather K. Simonich and Stephen A. Wonderlich and Swati Dhankikar and Ross D. Crosby and Li Cao and Mun Yee Kwan and James E. Mitchell and Scott G. Engel},
  journal={Suicide & life-threatening behavior},
  year={2016},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={79-87}
}
Self-harm and suicide attempts occur at elevated rates among individuals with bulimia nervosa, particularly among those who have experienced childhood abuse. This study investigated the potential mediating roles of emotion dysregulation and affective intensity in the relationship between these variables in 125 women with bulimia nervosa. Analyses revealed… CONTINUE READING