Year: 1986 Source: Alberta Teachers Association Magazine, (March-April 1986), p.25-26 SIEC No: 19860879

Discussed are commonly held myths about suicidal behavior in children & adolescents. The author alerts educators to clues to suicidal behavior: a reduction in weight, loss of motivation, reduced grade levels, inability to concentrate at school, a shift in extreme forms of behavior, & giving away of prized possessions. (NBB)