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Dr. Kelly Posner in the Huffington Post: Suicide is a Preventable Tragedy

Robin Williams' Suicide Was Another Preventable Tragedy
August 18, 2014

The death of Robin Williams is a tremendous loss for his family and friends, as well as every one of us who found meaning and joy in his incredible body of work. At the same time, his suicide makes us all stop and think. Tangled up amidst the grief and confusion is the question of what could have been done. While it would be unprofessional to comment on any specifics regarding Mr. Williams' death, I can take the opportunity to reflect on what we know generally about suicide, most importantly that it is preventable...

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