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Author LinkSerani, Deborah,1961-
Title LinkLiving with depression : why biology and biography matter along the path to hope and healing / Deborah Serani.
Imprint Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., c2011.
Description vii, 199 p. ;  22 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: My depression -- Understanding depression -- Treatments for depression -- The inside track -- Your depression -- The 5 R’s -- Preventing suicide -- Understanding stigma -- Living with depression.
Contents: Appendix A. High-profile people with mood disorders -- Appendix B. Resources.
Summary Serani outlines the various forms of depression, describes the different treatments, and outlines methods for living with depression and getting the help you or a loved one needs. Tips on how to choose a good therapist, negotiate the labyrinth of healthcare, and minimize stigma are addressed, as is learning how to use biology and biography as tools of empowerment. Listings of national and global resources make this a ready resource for everything you need to know about depression.
Per.Sub. LinkSerani, Deborah, 1961- -- Mental health.
Subject LinkPostpartum depression -- Patients -- United States -- Biography.

System Number 000675634
ISBN Link9781442210561 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link1442210567 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link9781442210585 (electronic)
Link1442210583 (electronic)
Link9781442224018 (pbk.)
Link1442224010 (pbk.)

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