Year: 1990 Source: Death Studies, v.14, no.4, (1990), p.371-390 SIEC No: 19901279

Describes development of an adolescent suicide awareness program for school communities. The program’s goals are to disseminate information about the recognition & prevention of adolescent suicidal behavior to school community members & to develop & maintain effective communication & referral procedures between local education & mental health systems in a community. The program’s content & structure are described, & a procedure for implementation is detailed. Special populations are addressed.