December 30, 2006 12:08am CST
Suicide is an area, which was hitherto neglected but needs to be studied and explored in-depth. One common cause for commiting suicide among youngsters is theri failure in school examinations. Genrally, the common simulus in suicide is unendurable psychological pain. The chief clinical rule is to reduce the level of suffering, often just a little bit, so that the individual will chooose to live. Hence, timely intervention at the critical point is of paramount importance in this crisis management.