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|Title:||Family processes and suicidal ideation among Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong|
|Authors:||Lai Kwok, Sylvia Y. C.|
Shek, Daniel T. L.
|Source:||TheScientificWorldJOURNAL, v. 11, p. 27-41.|
|Abstract:||Based on the responses of 5,557 Chinese secondary students in Hong Kong, the relationships between perceived family functioning (systemic correlate), parent-adolescent communication (dyadic correlate), and suicidal ideation were examined in this study. Results showed that suicidal ideation was negatively related to global family functioning and parent-adolescent communication. Regression analyses indicated that the dyadic and systemic factors had similar importance in predicting suicidal ideation. Theoretical and practical implications of the findings are discussed.|
|Rights:||©2011 with author.|
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