Year: 1989 Source: Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, January 1989, p.19-24 SIEC No: 19890929

The Task on Youth Suicide reports on Recommendation 2 which involves research into risk factors for youth suicide. This is subdivided into 1) risk factors suggested by surveillance data & bio-behavioral factors, 2) antecedent risk factors, & 3) suicide clusters & contagion. An action plan is detailed for each of the 3 parts. (CM)