Year: 1997 Source: Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service, (May 1997). 36p. SIEC No: 19971358

A 1997 seminar gathered information from experts on youth suicide in Australia & gave government Committee Members an overview of the issues involved. The report reviews relevant statistics to 1995, research & government funding, major factors influencing young suicidal people, service provision & delivery & urgent recommendations to establish a depression awareness campaign, standardize procedures for hospitals, review current funding, ensure consistency in data collection at all gov’t levels.