Year: 1966 Source: Pastoral Psychology, v.16, (January 1966), p.31-39 SIEC No: 20030977

This article discusses how the institution of the Suicide Prevention Centre (SPC) came to be. The author seeks to indicate what the goals of the SPC are, & how it attempts to acheive these aims. He also describes the operations & functions of the SPC. Clinical aspects, community aspects, & research aspects of SPCs are described. (9 refs)