ERIC Number: EJ630652
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Suicide Prevention in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities: A Critical Review of Programs.
Middlebrook, Denise L.; LeMaster, Pamela L; Beals, Janette; Novins, Douglas K.; Manson, Spero M.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v31 n1 suppl p132-149 Spr 2001
Opens with a brief discussion of the epidemiology of suicide among American Indians and Alaska natives. Next comes a critical review of selective suicide preventive intervention programs identified in the literature and considers methods used to evaluate each program. Discussion then shifts to practices and policies. Concludes with recommendations for future program efforts. (BF)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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