Year: 2004 Source: Pogled - The View (Acta Suicidologica Slovenica), v.2, no.1-2, (2004), p.11-13 SIEC No: 20090903

An increasing number of countries are establishing national suicide prevention strategies. In this article, the author considers why this is, what are the benefits of having such a strategy, whether a suicide prevention target is desirable, & what he believes to be important characteristics of a strategy, including the need for careful evaluation. (6 refs.)