Year: 1988 Source: Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior, v.18, no.3, (1988), p.161 SIEC No: 19880709

According to the reviewer, this comprehensive book presents information for caregivers by many well-known authorities on how to deal with patients who have attempted suicide & with persons surviving a relative’s suicide. It provides further practical information on research with survivors & includes, for example, discussion of existing programs for suicide survivors, media influence, the increase in adolescent suicide, & the recommended response of the school to student suicide. (GW)