NAMI Indianapolis Indianapolis
 
  Home
  About Us
  Advocacy
  Calendar
  Education
  Events
  Join/Donate
  Mental Illness
   Perinatal Mood Disorders
   Recommended Reading
   Research Studies
   Website Links
  News
  Refund and Privacy
  Support Groups


from NAMI.org
A Groundbreaking Commitment to Psychiatric Research After receiving a $650 million gift The Broad Institute is set to try and find the genetic causes of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses.
Helping Young People Share Their Experiences and Find Support
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month: The Time for Action Is Now
Promise and Patience in Understanding the Brain
-more at NAMI.org-
stars graphic

 

 | Print this page | 

Suggested Reading List for
General Mental Illness Education and Awareness

An Unquiet Mind; a Memoir of Moods and Madness – Kay Redfield Jamison

A Relentless Hope; Surviving the Storm of Teen Depression – Gary E. Nelson,

A Mood Apart; the Thinker’s Guide to Emotion and its Disorders   Peter C. Whybrow, M.D.

Energize Your Life: Overcoming Fatigue and Stress Dwight L. Carlson, M.D.

I Am Not Sick; I Don’t Need Help; Helping The Seriously Mentally Ill Accept Treatment; Dr. Xavier Amador

I Hate You- Don’t Leave Me; Understanding The Borderline Personality ; Jerold J. Kreisman, M.D. and Hal Strauss

New Hope for People with Borderline Personality Disorder –Neil R. Bockian. Ph.D.

Night Falls Fast – Understanding Suicide – Kay Redfield Jamison

Out of the Darkened Room; When a Parent is Depressed; Protecting the Children and Strengthening the Family   William R. Beardslee, M.D.

Overcoming Depression – the Definitive Resource for patients and Families who live with Depression and Manic-Depression – Demitri Papolos, M.D., and Janice Papolos

Overcoming Hurts and Anger: Finding Freedom from Negative Emotions (book) Dwight L. Carlson, M.D.

Saving our Last Nerve; The Black Woman’s Path to Mental Health; Marilyn Martin, M.D., M.P.H. –

Shock; The Healing Power of Electroconvulsive Therapy – Kitty Dukakis and Larry Tye

Surviving Schizophrenia Dr. E Fuller Torrey;

Touched with Fire – Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament – Kay Redfield Jamison

When Someone You Love Has a Mental Illness; Rebecca Woolen

 


Related Files

Recommended Reading - Download (Word Document)

 | Print this page |