Norman Louis Farberow
Farberow at Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services' Survivors After Suicide event in Culver City, California, June 27, 2009
|Died|| September 10, 2015 (aged 97)|
|Alma mater||University of California, Los Angeles|
|Known for||A founding father of modern suicidology|
Norman L. Farberow (February 12, 1918 – September 10, 2015) was an American psychologist. He was one of the founding fathers of modern suicidology. He was among the three founders in 1958 of the Los Angeles Suicide Prevention Center, which became a base of research into the causes and prevention of suicide.
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- Grad, Onja T. (15 February 1998). Kosky, Robert J.; Eshkevari, Hadi S.; Goldney, Robert D.; Hassan, Riaz (eds.). Suicide Prevention: The Global Context. Springer US. pp. 17–19 – via Springer Link.