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'
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This paper was first published in 1993, and was one of the first to demonstrate that suicidal behaviour in young people was more likely in those with an external Locus of Control. That is, if they believed that their lives were under the control of others - their parents, the school, or the world, then they did not feel in charge of themselves or their direction in life. Go to http://www.familyconcernpublishing.com.au Check the Tab 'Resources' Download Here: Locus of Control as an Indicator of Risk for Suicidal Behaviour...
C. & Martin, G., 1993. Locus of
Control as an Indicator of Risk for Suicidal Behaviour among Adolescents, Acta
Psychiatrica Scand, 88:409-414.