Year: 1991 Source: Denver, Colorado: American Association of Suicidology, (1991). 23p. SIEC No: 19910199

This packet of suicide information provides tips on helping the suicidal person, pre-crisis planning, & crisis management. A press release, guidelines for working with the media, a radio/T.V. spot announcement, & 3 general articles on suicide, along with a bibliography on psychopathology as risk factors are enclosed. Statistics by sex, age, & race are provided, as well as statistics on attempts, survivors, & the leading causes of death in the United States. (VM)