Year: 1995 Source: New York: A Wiley-Interscience Publication, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1995. 296p. SIEC No: 19950085

This book parallels the experience of working with adolescents from initial contact through follow-up. Chapter 1 provides an introduction to working with suicidal adolescents from a clinical perspective. Chapters 3 through 6 focus on the first phases of contact, including the assessment of suicidality. Chapters 7 through 13 present various approaches to treatment such as psychodynamic & cognitive-behavioural therapies. The final chapter provides a summary of the volume.