Year: 1979 Source: Update: (Massachusetts Committee for Children and Youth Project Assist), (Summer 1979), 12p. SIEC No: 19840799

Gives statistics to describe the extent of adolescent suicide compared to other age groups, & argues that adolescent suicide is a growing problem which needs to be addressed. Other sections include “Perspectives on Adolescent Suicide”, “Helping Skills”, “Suicide and Our Schools”, & one on adolescent suicide from the Boston Globe (“Too Little Love for the Children”). Includes a copy of the Project Assist wallet card. (RM)