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When an Unexpected Suicide Happens….
Health / Health & Wellness / Mental Health

When an Unexpected Suicide Happens….

By Dr. Carolina Castanos, PHD Sometimes suicide appears to happen out of the blue, suddenly, and without any apparent signs.  According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on average, there are 123 suicides per day and, men die from suicide 3.5 times more than women.  Suicide is the 10th […]

Triple Trauma of Robin Williams Suicide: A Psychologist’s Take
From the Editor / Health & Wellness / Mental Health

Triple Trauma of Robin Williams Suicide: A Psychologist’s Take

By Judy Kuriansky Not long ago I encountered the exceptionally talented comedian and actor Robin Williams in a New York City Greek restaurant. In his typical high-energy seemingly casual way, he said to me, “Oh, Dr. Judy, I need a psychologist.” “Call me anytime,” I quipped back in a matching […]

How Do High-Profile Suicides Impact Others?
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How Do High-Profile Suicides Impact Others?

To one degree or another, most of us are mourning the loss of Robin Williams. His appeal was incredibly far-reaching and almost all of us count one or two (or more) of his movies among our favorites. But according to Graeme Cowan, for some people this tragedy won’t just result […]

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