Year: 1961 Source: Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, (1961). 11p. SIEC No: 19831350

This pamphlet begins by briefly discussing the extent of suicide in the United States. 8 fables about suicide are given – for each fable, the real facts are also presented. The authors then discuss 4 different types of suicidal crises. The pamphlet ends with a full discussion of suicide prevention, including things such as warning signs, what to do for the person in crisis & whom to call on for help.