This work may not be copied, distributed, displayed, published, reproduced, transmitted, modified, posted, sold, licensed, or used for commercial purposes. By downloading this file, you are agreeing to the publisher’s Terms & Conditions.

Diary from the Front Lines

Close to Home

Article Abstract

Because this piece does not have an abstract, we have provided for your benefit the first 3 sentences of the full text.

SundayThat afternoon, while on call for my practice, I received abuzz from the police department—a colleague took his ownlife at his home. I sat dumbfounded.He was a vibrant fellow with a booming practice who actedwith no apparent warning—how could this be?


Some JCP and PCC articles are available in PDF format only. Please click the PDF link at the top of this page to access the full text.

Volume: 7

Quick Links: Psychiatry

References