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Suicide Witness

  As a psychiatrist, witnessing a stranger's suicide with my family shook me up, to say the least.  After seeing my family as well as emergency responders harshly impacted by this experience,  I wondered if psychiatrists underestimate the violent impact suicide can have on others -- even those who don't know the person who suicides?  The impact suicide must have on loved ones is unthinkable.  I also wondered whether there could be a  benefit in increasing discussion about the violence of suicide?  My article on the subject was published this week in American......
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Jennifer Bremer
Audrey, thank you for your post, that so clearly expresses the pain of suicide. I hope you find some relief in the good your word... Read More
Wednesday, 05 November 2014 15:28
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