Year: 1990 Source: Transition, v.20, no.4, (December 1990), p.11-12 SIEC No: 19910715

Crook relates the factors which motivated her research into adolescent suicide. She describes her interviews with teenagers in Toronto, Winnipeg, Vancouver, & Calgary. Crook details their hopes & fears, finding that family dysfunction was a great factor in suicidal ideation. Crook states that adolescent pain is a hard reality; teenagers need to listen to one another & become educated about warning signs. Text in French. (CC)