Suicide Rates in College Students
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 10, Number 1, January 2019
Topics: Research Update
Jessica Goren, PharmD, BCPP.
Dr. Goren has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Adolescence is a time of high risk for suicidal thoughts and behaviors (STB), and rates are rising. In those ages 15–29, suicide is the second leading cause of death globally. A recent article published some interesting survey data, giving us a clearer picture of how common STB is and what some of the causes are.