American Association of Suicidology Working Group members included: M. David Rudd, Lanny Berman, Thomas Joiner, Matthew Nock, Greg Brown, Dana Carr, David Chambers, Yeates Conwell, Jan Fawcett, Keith Hawton, Karen Clapper Morris, James Overholser, Mitch Prinstein, David Shaffer, Peter Sheras, and Morton Silverman.
Warning Signs for Suicide: Theory, Research, and Clinical Applications
Article first published online: 7 JAN 2011
2006 The American Association for Suicidology
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior
Volume 36, Issue 3, pages 255–262, June 2006
How to Cite
Rudd, M. D., Berman, A. L., Joiner, T. E., Nock, M. K., Silverman, M. M., Mandrusiak, M., Van Orden, K. and Witte, T. (2006), Warning Signs for Suicide: Theory, Research, and Clinical Applications. Suicide and Life-Threat Behavi, 36: 255–262. doi: 10.1521/suli.2006.36.3.255
- Issue published online: 7 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 7 JAN 2011
- Manuscript Received: August 11, 2005 Revision Accepted: September 10, 2005
The current article addresses the issue of warning signs for suicide, attempting to differentiate the construct from risk factors. In accordance with the characteristic features discussed, a consensus set of warning signs identified by the American Association of Suicidology working group are presented, along with a discussion of relevant clinical and research applications.