ERIC Number: EJ592361
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Fifteen Prevalent Myths Concerning Adolescent Suicide.
King, Keith A.
Journal of School Health, v69 n4 p159-61 Apr 1999
Examines 15 common myths about adolescent suicide, presenting the actual facts corresponding to each. The myths relate to such issues as prevalence, warning signs, education about suicide, differences between males and females, common methods of adolescent suicide, mental illness and suicide, suicide prevention, genetic factors, poverty and suicide, and counseling. A list of relevant Internet sites is included. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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