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ERIC Number: EJ381966
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Understanding and Preventing Teen Suidice: An Interview with Barry Garfinkel.
Frymier, Jack
Phi Delta Kappan, v70 n4 p290-93 Dec 1988
In this interview, psychiatrist Barry Garfinkel and "Kappan" Senior Fellow Jack Frymier explore appropriate school responses to the growing adolescent suicide problem. The three strongest social correlates of youthful suicidal behavior are family background, youth unemployment, and decreasing religious observance. Superintendents need to control and direct school policy to effect needed changes. An inset lists helpful publications. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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