Year: 1985 Source: New York: Union of American Hebrew Congregations, 1985. 127p. SIEC No: 19860321

This publication is written for adolescents & young adults, providing them with information about special problems common to these age groups. The emphasis is on understanding, coping, & helping. Clues to a possible suicide are listed & suggestions for intervention are given. Practical suggestions are also outlined for dealing with depression, suicidal feelings, boredom, & interpersonal problems. An important feature of the book is a focus on the development of a positive self-concept. (NBB)