Coping Strategies and Family Functionality in Youths with or Without Suicide Attempts


Fidan T., CEYHUN H., Kirpinar I.

NOROPSIKIYATRI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY, vol.48, no.3, pp.195-200, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/npa.y5785
  • Title of Journal : NOROPSIKIYATRI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.195-200
  • Keywords: Coping strategies, family functionality, suicide, adolescent, ADOLESCENTS, DEPRESSION

Abstract

Objectives: Youths' ineffective strategies for coping with stress, which are not geared towards generating solutions, and lack of familial social support may easily lead to suicide attempts. In this study, the coping strategies employed by suicidal youths and the functionality of the family are investigated.