Year: 1995 Source: Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1995. p.129-161 SIEC No: 20031044

This chapter is concerned with the development of the attributes, skills, & knowledge that enable lay-people to recognize & support those at risk of suicide. It discusses particularly the selection & training of volunteers in suicide prevention agencies, & includes material that could also be adapted for use in the training of other groups. (19 refs)