Suicidal risk and childhood adversity: a study of Indian college students.

@article{Singh2012SuicidalRA,
  title={Suicidal risk and childhood adversity: a study of Indian college students.},
  author={Saumya Singh and M Manjula and Mariamma Philip},
  journal={Asian journal of psychiatry},
  year={2012},
  volume={5 2},
  pages={154-9}
}
BACKGROUND The study was undertaken in response to reported increase in deaths due to suicide and suicidal behaviors in the youth. AIM The objectives of the study were to assess childhood adversity and suicidal risk and to study the relationship between adverse childhood experiences and suicidal risk, in Indian students. METHOD A cross sectional study design was conducted with 436 undergraduate students in the age range of 18-25. Suicidal risk was assessed using Scale for Suicidal Ideation… CONTINUE READING