ERIC Number: EJ562559
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Dealing with the Aftermath of a Student Suicide: A T.E.A.M. Approach.
Roberts, Richard L.; Lepkowski, William J.; Davidson, Kimberly K.
NASSP Bulletin, v82 n597 p53-59 Apr 1998
Suicide, currently the second major cause of death among youth, is increasing. Dealing with the aftermath of student suicide requires unusual interventions called "postventions." Important functions include preventing cluster suicides, reducing student isolation, and aiding survivors in the grieving process. Planning involves four steps: developing a team, establishing procedures, arranging supports, and monitoring progress. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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