Year: 1991 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (24th: 1991: Boston), p.124 SIEC No: 19930058

This brief presentation notes the historical development of volunteerism & the important role volunteers play in suicide prevention. It emphasizes the need for crisis center staff & other mental health professionals to recognize the work of volunteers & provide them with the support & nurturance they need in order to prevent burnout & to help them remain healthy & happy.