We don't want parasuicide
to become a pattern in their lives whenever they have a crisis.
Multicentre studies have found no differences in parasuicide
epidemiology in the various regions of the world.
Self-harm is also on the up, with 11,000 cases of parasuicide
In addition, Soderberg, et al (2004) found that CSA predicts poorer outcome for parasuicide
, regardless of what diagnosis the client has been given.
Hopelessness, depression, and suicidal intent in parasuicide
A review of the literature on the epidemiology of parasuicide
in the general population.
Other factors associated with Navaho youth suicide are histories of mental health problems, alienation from family and community, poor self-perception of health, weekly consumption of hard liquor, a family history of suicide and parasuicide
, and having a friend who attempted suicide (Grossman, Milligan, & Deyo, 1991).
Sandra de Munoz, of the hospital's parasuicide
assessment service, said: "It may be there is more pressure on schoolchildren these days.
Hopelessness, depression, and suicide intent in parasuicide
among youth in a general hospital in South Africa.
Suicidal behavior, non-suicidal self-injury, and parasuicide
among people who have intellectual disability are complex clinical concerns confronting mental health professionals.
Hochkirchen, B & Jilek, W 1985, 'Psychosocial dimensions of suicide and parasuicide
in Amerindians of the Pacific Northwest', Journal of Operational Psychiatry 16:24-8.