Psychopathology in urban female minority adolescents with suicide attempts.

  title={Psychopathology in urban female minority adolescents with suicide attempts.},
  author={M B Summerville and Mara Abbate and Adrian Markus Siegel and J Serravezza and Nadine J Kaslow},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  volume={31 4},
This study examines the level of psychopathology in 53 African-American females who attempted suicide by ingestion. Parents completed a measure of adolescent psychopathology, and the youths completed measures of depression and psychopathology. Overall, the results suggested that these youths were not experiencing significant emotional distress. However… CONTINUE READING