Year: 1986 Source: Roeper Review, v.9, no.2, (November 1986), p.77-79 SIEC No: 19890343

This article presents the insights of 8 bereaved families, each of whom experienced the suicide of an adolescent son. Suicidal behavior of friends, death of a family member, personal crises, & internalized anxieties were significant factors for the predominantly honor student victims. Implications for educational & health professionals are included. 13 refs.