That's what really kind of stopped me in my tracks and made me realize how very little training we get as clinicians.
I knew that I had to ask for help, because I knew if I didn't, I was going to make that same choice that my brother did.
The proper function of man is to live, not exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time. –Jack London
I have learned to cope with my grief and each day, slowly, slowly energy filters back, and now four years on, the terrible loss of my sister is becoming a part of my life, instead of my whole life.
He served in Iraq, and was diagnosed with PTSD upon his return, and he sought help and couldn't get it.