Year: 1982 Source: Canada's Mental Health, v.30, no.1, (March 1982), p.12-15 SIEC No: 19820937

After a literature review & an epidemiological study, the Task Force found many shortcomings in current efforts to prevent & intervene in suicide attempts. Their recommendations for change are detailed, including the need for a designated suicide center in each region of the province. Strategies for implementing the recommendations are reported, together with action taken so far toward achieving these goals.