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Suggested Reading List

For any of the books listed that SAVE does not have available from our online store, links have been provided to the appropriate pages on Amazon.com or froogle.com.

Depression & Other Brain Illnesses

Understanding Depression - A Complete Guide to Its Diagnosis & Treatment
By Donald F. Klein, M.D. & Paul H. Wender, M.D.

Questions & Answers About Depression and Its Treatment
By Ivan K. Goldberg, M.D.

Overcoming Depression
By Demitri Papolos, M.D. & Janice Papolos

The Broken Brain
By Nancy Andreasen, M.D.

You Mean I Don't Have to Feel This Way
By Colette Dowling

On the Edge of Darkness
By Kathy Cronkite

Triumph Over Fear
By Jerilynn Ross

Surviving Schizophrenia
By E. Fuller Torrey, M.D.

Essential Guide to Psychiatric Drugs
By Jack M. Gorman, M.D.

Undoing Depression - What Therapy Doesn’t Teach You and Medication Can’t Give You
By Richard O’Connor, Ph.D.

Choosing To Live - How to Defeat Suicide Through Cognitive Therapy
By Thomas E. Ellis, Psy.D. & Cory F. Newman, Ph.D.

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life
By Daniel G. Amen, M.D.

Waking Up: Deciding to Die, Choosing to Live
By Terry L. Wise

When Going Through Hell... Don’t Stop!
By Douglas Bloch

Children & Adolescents

No One Saw My Pain - Why Teens Kill Themselves
By Andrew Slaby, M.D. & Lili Frank Garfinkel

Helping Your Depressed Teenager - A Guide for Parents & Caregivers
By Gerald D. Oster, Ph.D. & Sarah S. Montgomery, MSW

Helping Your Depressed Child - A Reassuring Guide to the Causes & Treatments of Childhood & Adolescent Depression
By Lawrence L. Kearns, M.D.

It's Nobody's Fault - New Hope and Help for Difficult Children and Their Parents
By Harold S. Koplewicz, M.D.

Depression in the Young – What We Can Do to Help Them
By Trudy Carlson

Sad Days, Glad Days
By DeWitt Hamilton (a storybook for children about adult depression)

When Nothing Matters Anymore: A Survival Guide for Depressed Teens
By Bev Cobain R.N., C.

Depression - Challenge the Beast Within Yourself and Win
By Cait Irwin

The Power to Prevent Suicide: A Guide for Teens Helping Teens
By Richard E. Nelson, Ph.D., & Judith C. Galas

Suicide

Night Falls Fast
By Kay Redfield Jamison

Suicide: Survivors - A Guide for Those Left Behind
By Adina Wrobleski

Suicide: Why?
By Adina Wrobleski

Suicide: The Forever Decision - For Those Thinking About Suicide, and For Those Who Know, Love, or Counsel Them
By Paul G. Quinnett

Suicide: Intervention & Therapy - Undoing the Forever Decision
By Paul G. Quinnett

Preventing Youth Suicide - A Handbook for Educators & Human Service Professionals
By Marcia L. McEvoy and Alan W. McEvoy

Suicide Survivors' Handbook
By Trudy Carlson

The Tender Land: A Family Love Story
By Kathleen Finneran

Why Suicide?
By Eric Marcus

No One Saw My Pain - Why Teens Kill Themselves
By Andrew Slaby, M.D. & Lili Frank Garfinkel

Bart Speaks Out – Breaking the Silence on Suicide; an interactive storybook/workbook for children
By Linda Goldman, M.S.

When Nothing Matters Anymore: A Survival Guide for Depressed Teens
By Bev Cobain

Choosing To Live – How to Defeat Suicide Through Cognitive Therapy
By Thomas E. Ellis, Psy.D. & Cory F. Newman, Ph.D.

How I Stayed Alive When My Brain Was Trying to Kill Me: One Person's Guide to Suicide Prevention
by Susan Rose Blauner

Autobiographies

An Unquiet Mind
By Kay Redfield Jamison

Darkness Visible - A Memoir of Madness
By William Styron

The Beast - A Reckoning with Depression
By Tracy Thompson

A Brilliant Madness
By Patty Duke

Conquering the Beast Within
By Cait Irwin

When the Thief Strikes
By Patricia Day

Cracked, Not Broken: Surviving and Thriving After a Suicide Attempt
by Kevin Hines, Foreword by Dr. Daniel J. Reidenberg

Grief After Suicide

Suicide: Survivors - A Guide for Those Left Behind
By Adina Wrobleski

Dying to Be Free
By Bev Cobain

Healing the Hurt Spirit
By Catherine Greenleaf

Suicide Survivors' Handbook
By Trudy Carlson

After Sucicide
By John Hewett

Tragedy to Triumph
By Reuel Nygaard

A Grief Observed
By C.S. Lewis

My Son, My Son
By Iris Bolton

Healing After the Suicide of a Loved One
By Ann Smolin, C.S.W. and John Guinan, Ph.D.

The Grieving Child: A Parent's Guide
By Helen Fitzgerald

When Dinosaurs Die - A Guide to Understanding Death (a storybook for children)
By Laurie Krasny Brown & Marc Brown

Helping Children Grieve
By Theresa Huntley

Talking about Death: A Dialogue between Parent and Child
By Earl A. Grollman

The Suicide of My Son - A Story of Childhood Depression
By Trudy Carlson

Bart Speaks Out – Breaking the Silence on Suicide; an interactive storybook/workbook for children
By Linda Goldman, M.S.

But I Didn't Say Goodbye
By Barbara Rubel

Eric's Story-Surviving A Son's Suicide
By Sandra Underwood

No Time to Say Goodbye: Surviving the Suicide of a Loved One
By Carla Fine

Touched by Suicide: Hope And Healing After Loss
By Dr. Michael Myers and Carla Fine



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