Year: 1992 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology, (25th: 1992: Chicago), p.241 SIEC No: 19940455

This presentation delineates some of the epidemiology, risk factors, cultural influences, & effective treatment & prevention methods for college & university students at risk for suicide. After briefly noting the history of college suicide literature, recent research on the college population & how it differs from the non-college peer population is emphasized. Colleges & universities have both inherent assets & liabilities for preventing suicide.