Year: 2006 Source: Australian Journal of Guidance & Counselling, v.16, no.2, (2006), p.257-264 SIEC No: 20100160

Whether arising from depression or another disorder, suicide does occur on American campuses & is the second leading cause of death in students of traditional college age. Drawing from mainstream & professional sources, this article provides a description of various institutional changes, ranging from policy changes to information dissemination, designed to prevent suicide on college campuses in the United States. (38 refs.)