Year: 1990 Source: Washington: American Psychiatric Press Inc., 1990. p.499-514 SIEC No: 19910347

This chapter describes how persons in a number of different community sectors- including mental health, medicine, education, public health, & municipal government- need to play important roles in community strategies for suicide prevention. The authors describe & analyze 10 recommendations created by the Centers for Disease Control for forming a prevention program. They also discuss how & when to implement prevention programs & plans. (VM)