Year: 1987 Source: Decatur, Ala.: Mental Health Association in Morgan County, (1987). 29p. SIEC No: 19871166

This guide, compiled by the Morgan County, Alabama Mental Health Association, includes descriptions of physical, intellectual, & psychosocial changes of adolescence. It describes self-esteem & general & specifically adolescent symptoms of depression. Types of loneliness, how they arise & some coping functions are discussed. Adolescent suicide statistics, reasons for suicide attempts, warning signs, intervention & suggested plans for school when a suicide occurs are also included. KM