The moderating role of social support on the relationship between impulsivity and suicide risk.

@article{Kleiman2012TheMR,
  title={The moderating role of social support on the relationship between impulsivity and suicide risk.},
  author={Evan M Kleiman and John H. Riskind and Karen E. Schaefer and Hilary M Weingarden},
  journal={Crisis},
  year={2012},
  volume={33 5},
  pages={273-9}
}
BACKGROUND Suicide is the second leading cause of death among college students. There has been considerable research into risk factors for suicide, such as impulsivity, but considerably less research on protective factors. AIMS The present study examines the role that social support plays in the relationship between impulsivity and suicide risk. METHODS Participants were 169 undergraduates who completed self-report measures of impulsivity and social support. Suicide risk was assessed using… CONTINUE READING
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