Year: 1978 Source: Thesis (M.A.)-University of Calgary, 1978. 167p. SIEC No: 19830481

Outlines the procedures by which volunteers and trainees at a Calgary social agency categorize a “suicidal client” and describes the training of lay volunteers for suicide intervention work. The recognition and handling of suicidal clients is discussed and the reporting methods the volunteer and trainees encounter. (KB)