CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 10, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Susan Spencer) Studies in "New England Journal of Medicine" said indicating relationship between television programs on teenage suicide and suicide among that age group; details given, scenes shown. [University of California spokesperson David PHILLIPS - discusses possible implications of findings.] Scenes from "Silence of the Heart" shown. [New York State Psychiatric Institution spokesperson Madelyn GOULD - considers harm from the well-meaning shows.] Scenes from "Hear Me Cry" shown courtesy Joanna Lee. [Youth Studies National Center spokesperson Charlotte ROSS - questions validity of study's conclusions.]
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