/Dr. Bill Schmitz, Jr.

About Dr. Bill Schmitz, Jr.

Working at the forefront of suicide prevention and social media, Dr. Schmitz has consistently promoted training of clinicians and the use of technology to advance suicide prevention, intervention, and postvention. Dr. Schmitz serves on the Board of Directors of the American Association of Suicidology (AAS), and recenetly concluded his Presidential term (2013-2015).

The Iron Men of October

It is currently October 2016 and, as such, it has been nearly half a century since the formal study of understanding (and preventing) suicide was borne out into its own existence. In these past 50 years there have been many important discoveries and advances, but one thing has NOT changed, suicide remains a leading cause [...]