ERIC Number: EJ475148
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Too Young to Consider Death? Think Again.
Pfeffer, Cynthia R.
PTA Today, v19 n2 p14-16 Nov-Dec 1993
Research indicates an increased prevalence of suicide in young children. Suicidal children have unique characteristics related to developmental stages. The problem persists as children grow and may have serious social consequences. Children can be protected against suicidal behavior by adequate social support. The article includes guidelines for helping suicidal adolescents. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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