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Robin Williams DVDs

Remember Robin Williams by watching his artistry in action with these DVDs.

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Robin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014)

Robin Williams was known for being one of the funniest comedians in America.  His standup comedy, television debut as the lovable alien Mork, many movies, and animated voiceovers brought joy and laughter to generations of people.  Williams also showed his more serious side in movies such as Patch Adams, Dead Poets Society, and Good Will Hunting.  

While winning several awards in his lifetime, Robin Williams was nominated for an Academy Award 4 times and won for Best Supporting Actor in 1998. This is his acceptance speech.

 

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Robin Williams' death is also a somber reminder about those struggling with depression and anxiety.  Take this opportunity to learn the facts about them.

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Dual Diagnosis - Malinda Miller
Publication Date: 2012
Having a drug addiction is hard enough. So is having a mental illness such as schizophrenia, depression, or an anxiety disorder. Imagine having them both. You'll find out what that's like in Dual Diagnosis: Drug Addiction and Mental Illness.

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The Family Guide to Mental Health Care - MD, Lloyd I Sederer
Publication Date: 2013
How can you tell that someone has a mental illness? What are the first and best steps for you to take? Where do you go to find the right care? The Family Guide to Mental Health Care is the first comprehensive print resource for the millions of people who have loved ones suffering from some kind of mental illness.

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Military Mental Health Care - Cheryl Lawhorne-Scott; Don Philpott
Publication Date: 2012
Too often American veterans return from combat and spiral into depression, anger and loneliness they can neither share nor tackle on their own. This book seeks to aid our troubled, returning forces by dissecting the numerous mental health problems they face upon arriving stateside.

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Teens and Suicide - Hal Marcovitz
Publication Date: 2013
Suicide is the third-leading cause of death among adolescents in the United States. This volume examines the cause of teenage suicide and explores such issues as teens and guns as well as suicide rates among minorities.

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