Source: 27p. SIEC No: 19880131

This paper, prepared for the Special Senate Committee on Youth, deals with child & adolescent suicide & is based on ongoing research being conducted at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario. The epidemiology of youth suicide is covered extensively. The authors’ overall recommendations to the Committee include further research, improved psychiatric & mental health service delivery, & public & professional awareness. 40 Ref. (NBB)