Year: 1997 Source: Congress of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, (19th: 1997: Adelaide), p.347-348 SIEC No: 19980129

This presentation discussed a prevention project to train Belgian teachers to identify adolescents at risk of suicide, & to educate them about community mental health resources & referral techniques. The program aimed to implement a concerted action which would include teachers, schools & other mental health care providers in a well-defined pilot region. The program would be extended to other areas if an evaluation ifinds indications of its efficacy.