Year: 1984 Source: Springfield, Ill.: Charles C Thomas, 1984. 100p. SIEC No: 19870476

This book is written for grieving family members & friends. The authors present a scenario of a suicide & initial reactions of family members. They discuss the following: isolation & stigma from society, sadness, loss, confusion, searching memories for clues, feelings of self-blame & responsibility, & looking for a place to put blame & anger. They also describe parental, spousal, filial & sibling anguish following suicide, reaching out to the community, & specific helping processes.