Year: 1985 Source: Satellite Broadcasting, Rockville, Md.: 1985. 1 sound cassette. ( min.) Side 1 & 2 SIEC No: 19870732

Suicidal behavior in children may not indicate a specific problem or disorder, but does indicate that the child is experiencing intense stress, state the authors. Treatment is multi-faceted & involves a network of people. Pfeffer & Wiener feel that an important issue for prevention is learning how to build protective social barriers against suicide, so that suicide is not seen as an alternative form of coping. (NBB)