Year: 2006 Source: Death Studies, v.30, no.10, (December 2006), p.931-956 SIEC No: 20070317

The nature & extent of suicide among American college students is examined in this article. Risk & protective factors are discussed as are responses to suicide in this population, legal issues & training issues. The importance of college student suicide & its prevention is emphasized as is the importance of protective factors. (68 refs.)