Teens in Crisis: a NFTY Resource and Program Book
“Teens in Crisis” was chosen as an ongoing project by the 1985 North American Federation of Temple Youth Board. This booklet is intended to serve as a resource for that project. It describes the changes encountered during adolescence. It discusses stress, support systems, self-esteem, substance abuse, eating disorders & suicide. Program ideas for suicide prevention are offered. A questionnaire on suicide is included. Additional resources aimed at teens are provided.