Jonathan, S. & Karen, S. (2011). School Social Workers' Experiences with Youth Suicidal Behavior: An Exploratory Study. Washington DC: National Association of Social Workers.
A succession of multivariate ANOVAs were carried out with SSWs experiences and exposure to different school levels being the dependent variables, and with six demographic variables as independent variables. The six independent variables include: gender, age, race, years of work with practice, grade level with experience and location of work. This study wanted to establish and describe the experiences of SSW’s with suicidal students, and to find out whether there existed differences between SSWs working at different school levels. The hypothesis is summarized as follows;