Year: 1969 Source: American Journal of Psychiatry, v.125, no.12, (1969), p.1702-1705 SIEC No: 19830793

The Los Angeles Suicide Prevention Center has been training mental health professionals, semiprofessionals, volunteers and various community groups for about a decade. The author describes the various types of training offered and notes that a primary objective for both public and professionals is to diminish the taboo aspects of suicide.