Year: 2001 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.31, suppl., (Spring 2001), p.132-149 SIEC No: 20010843

This article provides a critical review of selected preventive intervention programs that address suicide within American Indian & Alaska Native populations. For each intervention included in the review, a description of its targeted population group, risk & protective factors addressed, intervention method, research design, program implementation, & outcomes is provided. Implications for practice & policy are identified as well as recommendations for research. (70 refs.)