Growing Rate of Suicide in Teens: Assessment and Prevention
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 10, Number 6 & 7, September 2019
Teen suicidality is rising and child psychiatrists need support in knowing how to address suicidality in everyday practice. In this lead article we discuss office assessment, treatment, planning, and prevention for at risk children and teens. For reference we also include the Ask Suicide-Screening Questions Toolkit Questionnaire as well as a table presenting some of the evidence-based approaches for suicide screening.