The Link Between Social Anxiety and Suicidal Ideation
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 5, Number 2, April 2014
The teen years are known as a time of increased suicide risk. Associated factors such as depression, social support, and anxiety were recently studied to understand their relationship to ideation, planning, and suicide attempts. Researchers at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill examined how social anxiety is related to risk of suicidal ideation.