Source: San Mateo County, CA: Suicide Prevention and Crisis Center of San Mateo County, (nd). 90p. SIEC No: 19900345

This suicide prevention training manual is for runaway shelter staff. It includes an overview of youth suicide, risk factors, detailed guidelines, & a summary checklist for assessing suicide risk during intake. It also gives general principles for working with suicidal youth & specific intervention techniques for various levels of risk. The manual can be used for individual study, staff workshops, & general reference.