Youth engagement and suicide risk: testing a mediated model in a Canadian community sample.

@article{Ramey2010YouthEA,
  title={Youth engagement and suicide risk: testing a mediated model in a Canadian community sample.},
  author={Heather L Ramey and Michael A. Busseri and Nishad Khanna and Youth Net Hamilton and Youth Net R{\'e}seau Ado Ottawa and Linda Rose-Krasnor},
  journal={Journal of youth and adolescence},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 3},
  pages={243-58}
}
Suicide is a leading cause of death among adolescents in many industrialized countries. We report evidence from a mediation model linking greater youth activity engagement, spanning behavioral and psychological components, with lower suicide risk through five hypothesized intrapersonal and interpersonal mediating factors. Self-report survey data (15% French… CONTINUE READING