Year: 1997 Source: Congress of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, (19th: 1997: Adelaide), p.374 SIEC No: 19980184

In this presentation, the authors asserted that therapists have to understand the history of a people/culture before they can treat the causes of social ills. Ongoing support programs which are culturally appropriate & community education are necessary components of strategies to prevent the incidence of suicide among Australian aborigines.