Graham was a UK GP before training in Psychiatry in Australia. He has been dedicated for more than 40 years to psychiatric practice in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Follow Graham's early development in over 40 posts below. Search for 'Making of a Child Psychiatrist'
This paper looked at four clinical aspects of suicidality in young people, and their ability singly and together to predict suicide attempt. Admittedly, it is an early research study of ours, and the 300 subjects were drawn only from one randomly chosen school, but the results suggested some ways to go to prevent young people dying.
Pearce, C. & Martin, G., 1994. Predicting suicide attempts among adolescents. Acta Psychiatrica Scand., 90: 324-328.