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PSYC*3690 Article 11.pdf

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University of Guelph
PSYC 3690
Benjamin Gottlieb

Article #: 11 Title: Youth-Nominated Support Team for Suicidal Adolescents (Version 1): A Randomized Controlled Trial Goals - examine the efficacy of the Youth-Nominated Support Team-Version 1 which was designed to supplement routine care for suicidal adolescents following psychiatric hospitalization, a period of high risk for suicidal incidents Who Benefits? (Target Audience) - suicidal adolescents Universal, Selective, or Indicated - indicated - adolescents were psychiatrically hospitalized for suicide ideation/intent Primary, Secondary, Tertiary - secondary because they already have an established disorder of suicide ideation, and this program attempts to nip it in the bud so that they prevent further attempts and successful suicide Risk and Protective Factors - risk = being adolescent, being suicidal, just getting out of psychiatric hospitalization, parental psychiatric disorder and dysfunction - protective = connectedness with teachers and school and supportive relationships with unrelated adults Measures of Data Collection (what is measured, # of times, and how) - the Suicide Ideation Questionnaire-Junior assesses the frequency of suicidal thoughts - the Spectrum of Suicide Behaviour Scale rates history of suicidally - the Youth Self-Report Internalizing Scale and the Reynolds Adolescent Depression Scale assess problem behaviour and depressive symptoms - the CAFAS assessed functional impairment in multiple areas including moods/self- harm - baseline assessments were obtained for adolescents and guardians - six-month follow-up assessments took place a mean of 197 days after baseline Intervention Strategies? - provides psychoeducation for support persons whom youths n
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