Year: 1979 Source: International Journal of Group Psychotherapy, v.29, no.1, (1979), p.109-114 SIEC No: 19830794

This case report illustrates how the cumulative energies and concerns of a group of suicidal persons, when directed toward supporting & assisting a fellow group member who is experiencing a life-crisis, can serve as the catalyst for changes in one’s life situation. Group members are selected by the following criteria: history of a suicide attempt (recently or in the past), or a manifestation of the present emotional crisis which includes primary suicidal symptoms i.e. suicidal thoughts, etc.(DD)