Year: 1992 Source: Hobart, Tasmania: National Clearinghouse for Youth Studies, University of Tasmania at Hobart, (1992). 28p. SIEC No: 20050805

This paper provides an overview of the situation of young Australians who are victims of violence, including suicide. It reviews risk factors for victimization, & considers the impact on young people of violence at different levels, developing a model upon which to draw in considering the adequacy of the provision of services for the victims. Key issues in future research & project development are discussed. (55 refs)