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Williams Suicide #1130968

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Suicide statistics cited.

(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) The renewed conversation on depression, substance abuse and suicide examined in light of the death of actor Robin Williams; remarks from actor Chevy Chase quoted; details given about the symptoms of clinical depression. [National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Lisa FURST†- says we want to take calls seriously.] [American Psychiatric Assn. president Dr. Paul SUMMERGRAD†- says it’s important we stop seeing these illnesses as false.] [National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Gloria JETTER†- says having wealth and fame does not mean you don’t have your own sadness.]

Williams, Brian;
Snyderman, Nancy

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