Year: 1984 Source: University of California, San Francisco: 1980. 1 sound cassette (45 min.) Side B SIEC No: 19850897

The author outlines 6 principles that should be utilized in the treatment of suicidal children. These include having knowledge about childhood suicidal behavior; understanding one’s personal reaction to the suicidal child; being alert to specific risk indicators; developing a therapeutic structure; & establishing follow-up contacts. She states that suicidal ideation &/or acts are not normal developmental phenomenon in children & therefore could be taken very seriously. (NBB)