Source: New York, NY: Suicide Prevention Resources. 24p. SIEC No: 19940966

This handbook for teachers & counsellors includes topics such as listening skills, confidentiality, fear – that experienced by the person who is suicidal & the counsellor’s fears, & alcohol & drug abuse. There is some discussion of suicide among adolescents & among the elderly. Information is provided on befriending emotionally disturbed people & demoralizing incidents, for example not being able to find adequate help for a suicidal person. Bereavement issues are also reviewed.