Year: 1977 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (10th: 1977: Boston), p.137-139 SIEC No: 19860074

Bonnie Jacob states that one of the most beneficial things for the bereaved person is to be able to talk to someone other than family & close friends, someone whom they can bare their souls to without fear of rejection. She describes the formation of a suicide prevention program for bereaved survivors of suicide which was organized to meet this need. Program goals, volunteer selection & training , & policies & procedures are discussed. (NBB)