On Monday, August 11, 2014 actor and comedian Robin Williams died from an apparent suicide. According to Brian Williams from NBC Nightly News, "Hollywood is mourning a monumental loss." read the entire NBC Nightly News article
Sadly, someone commits suicide every day in our country. If you are feeling sad, depressed or having suicidal thoughts schedule an appointment with a psychiatrist or mental health agency in your area immediately.
A psychiatrist, grief counselor and other mental health professionals are trained to help people cope during tough times. A psychiatrist is a physician who completed medical school and years of specialty training in psychiatry. A psychiatrist will diagnose mental illnesses and prescribe medication and/or other treatment options.
Benefits of seeing of a psychiatrist: patients feel better, receive support from a trained professional, receive medication or TMS treatment and receive private counseling sessions.
So forget about the stigma associated with mental illness, seek help immediately.
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