ERIC Number: ED206967
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Adolescent Suicide in the United States.
Kalil, Cynthia S.
This paper provides an annotated bibliography of various resources about adolescent suicide. The first section addresses facts and myths about adolescent suicide, followed by a presentation of causal factors in the second section. The third section focuses on the educator's role in suicide prevention; suicidal warning signs, interactions with the suicidal adolescent, and the use of death education in suicide prevention are considered. The fourth section outlines forms of treatment for the suicidal adolescent and/or the survivors of a suicide victim. The legal treatment of suicide by colleges, universities, and state laws are cited in the last section. Recommendations based on the conclusions of these papers are also outlined. (RC)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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