Year: 1988 Source: Educational Leadership, (March 1988), p.48-51 SIEC No: 19900696

Six adolescent suicides from a school district in Ohio are analyzed. Common signs & vulnerabilities are described. Most of the 6 youths were seen as unhappy, & had problems at school. Other characteristics of suicidal youths are provided, & the school’s role in prevention & a team approach in prevention are explored. (VM)