Hidden Victims Hidden Healers: An Eight-Stage Healing Process For Families And Friends Of The Mentally Ill
by Julie T. Johnson
From her experience, Julie Johnson outlines Eight Stages of dealing with someone who has a mental illness.
Helping Yourself Help Others: A Book for Caregivers
by Rosalynn Carter and Susan Golant.
Describes the stages the caregiver progresses through, from first facing the illness or declining health of a loved one to the "long-term, hard-work phase of caregiving."
How I Stayed Alive When My Brain Was Trying To Kill Me: One Person's Guide to Suicide Prevention
by Susan Rose Blauner
Susan Rose Blauner talks opening about her history of suicidal thoughts, behaviors and hospitalizations, offering guidance to those who are coping with similar circumstances.
In Her Wake: A Child Psychiatrist Explores the Mystery of Her Mother's Suicide
by Nancy Rappaport
Rappaport was only four when her mother, a Boston socialite, died from an overdose. This Harvard Medical School assistant professor delves into her family's troubled history and her parents' turbulent marriage.