This chapter presents the therapeutic process for adolescents’ suicide attempts. Statistics show that suicide is the third leading cause of death among adolescents. Adolescent girls attempt suicide more frequently than boys, but boys have a higher rate of completed suicide. The chapter explains why functional dialectic system considers suicide as a means to protect and preserve the system or to break away from it. It describes that suicide can be an indication of the strength and bravery of the adolescent and of his care for his family. It also discusses the structure and process of therapy for suicide.
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