Year: 1993 Source: Death Studies, v.17, no.2, (March-April 1993), p.151-171 SIEC No: 19930906

This article focuses on strategies school systems use to deal with trauma & suicide including consultation, crisis intervention, community linkage, assessment & counselling, education, liaison with the media, & follow-up. An outline of this type of prevention (within a framework of prevention/intervention/postvention) is provided with illustrations of 3 cases: a suicide; a school bus accident; & a crossing guard incident. (28 Refs.)