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Book List – Depression

by Sierra on August 11, 2010

Depression: The Mood Disease Author: Francis Mark Mondimore Member Review: A readable, informative, consumer’s guide to depression, though less detailed than “Overcoming Depression” by Demitri and Janice Papolos. Review from: MentalHelp.net Living Without Depression and Manic Depression: A Workbook for Maintaining Mood Stability Author: Mary Ellen Copeland Member Review: A self-help workbook to supplement treatment […]

Book List – Treatments

by KL on August 4, 2010

Electroshock: Restoring the Mind Author: M. D. Max Fink Member Review: A useful book for anyone considering Electro-Convulsive Therapy (ECT). It gives a thorough discussion of the procedure and an extensive discussion of the controversies that surround it. The author argues that electroshock therapy is now a safe, effective, painless, and sometimes life-saving treatment for […]

This year’s Mood Disorders Day brought out a crowd to hear presentations about the latest developments in the treatment of mood disorders from the staff at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The attendees had the opportunity to visit information tables set up by DBSA and other community organizations. The program was rich and information […]