Risk factors for suicide in the transgender community

@article{Williams2017RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for suicide in the transgender community},
  author={A. Williams},
  journal={European Psychiatry},
  year={2017},
  volume={41},
  pages={s894 - s894}
}
  • A. Williams
  • Published 1 April 2017
  • Psychology
  • European Psychiatry
Introduction Approximately 41% of transgender people attempt suicide at least once in their lives compared to the rate of 5% in the general population Transgender patients who have attempted suicide once have a nearly 40% chance for making a third attempt in their lifetime. Addressing the high rate of suicidality among transgender people must be an important clinical concern during treatment. Screening for suicidal ideation is important when working with the transgender community. Knowing the… Expand
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