Year: 2000 Source: 8p. SIEC No: 20030209

This manuscript is targeted towards parents that have a child who is suicidal. The manuscript outlines measures that parents can do as to help their children & themselves in dealing with suicide. The manuscript suggests that parents seek help when dealing with suicide, & that parents educate themselves more on suicide risk in children & their own particular child. The mansuscript examines pain & stressful life events that can affect children. The manuscript shows parents the warning signs of suicide, & gives the basic principles of crisis intervention. The manuscript concludes with measures for parents own self care. (AK)