Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Ed Shneidman

Ed Shneidman, the founder of suicidology, an absolute genius, and a major hero of mine passed away on Friday at the age of 91.

His obituary can be read here.
A few fairly recent articles: http://www.kansascity.com/238/story/1178078.html

The American Association of Suicidology, which Shneidman began, will be hosting tributes and donations in his name: http://www.suicidology.org/web/guest/shneidman