Year: 1999 Source: San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1999. p.239-248 SIEC No: 19990265

In this autobiography, Pamela Cantor speaks about her thirty years experience working with suicidal adolescents. Cantor describes both personal and professional experiences with suicide victims, her interest in suicidology, studies at Columbia University, and her work in Baltimore and New York City.Cantor investigates the opportunites for suicide prevention among youth and provides a basic understanding of deppression and melancholia as contributors to adolescent suicide.