Year: 1971 Source: Psychological Reports, v.28, no.3, (June 1971), p.903-905 SIEC No: 19860608

Describes the activities that suicide prevention centers are currently engaged in. It is noted that these activities are often not limited to the narrow focus of suicide prevention. It is also pointed out that suicide prevention centers engage in activities (such as counselling the relatives of suicides) that other agencies do not engage in & for which the staff of suicide prevention centers are adequately trained. 4 ref.