Shari Jager-Hyman, Ph.D.

Shari Jager-Hyman, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Young Investigator Grant (2013): $85,000

Mentor: Gregory Brown, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Emotion Dysregulation as a Potential Mechanism of the Relation between Anxiety and Suicide Attempts

 

Both anxiety and emotion dysregulation have been implicated in suicidal behavior. Closer examination of these potential influences in people seen in the emergency department with and without a suicide attempt may be informative for developing targeted treatments for people at risk for suicide.