Year: 1986 Source: AAS Newslink, v.12, no.4, (December 1986), p.1 SIEC No: 19870126

The Wingspread Program under the guidance of the American Association of Suicidology is described. This is the first broadbased national effort to develop a model school suicide prevention program. Phase 2, starting in 1986, will critically review & evaluate existing school programs in order to establish guidelines & directions for a model curriculum with the widest future dissemination & effectiveness (phase 3). Program goals will be evaluated particularly on behavioral outcome measures.