We aren't talking about psychopaths. We aren't talking about anti-social murderers. We are talking about people who struggle with bi-polar disorder, and PTSD and depression and schizophrenia (which typically does not include violent behavior, and is extremely treatable with medication). This is all to say that we are living in the dark ages when in comes to our thinking and reaction to those who suffer illness of the brain. What would our reaction be if these same statistics came out about people who suffer from cancer? Multiple sclerosis? Parkinson's?
America Has to Tackle Its Suicide Problem