DBSA-Charlotte: Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance

Released Sept. 1, 2013:
Haldol and Hyacinths: A Bipolar Life
By Melody Moezzi
(Avery Books. $26)
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New York Journal of Books review of this book

 "Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend; inside a dog, it's too dark to read."
--Groucho Marx

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                     Ellen Forney: 6

                      Ellen Forney: 7

Books on Depression, Bipolar and Other Mood Disorders

  (More up-to-date titles can be found at bp(Bipolar)magazine and esperanze(Hope)magazine.)

An Unquiet Mind
By Kay Redfield Jamison

The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide: What You and Your Family Need to Know
By David J. Miklowitz, PhD

Why Am I Still Depressed? Recognizing and Managing the Ups and Downs of Bipolar II and Soft Bipolar Disorder.
By Jim Phelps, M.D.

The Bipolar Child : The Definitive and Reassuring Guide to Childhood's Most Misunderstood Disorder.
By Demitri F. Papolos MD, et al

Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament.
By Kay Redfield Jamison, Ph.D.

Loving Someone With Bipolar Disorder.
By Julie A. Fast and John D. Preston

The Bipolar Workbook: Tools for Controlling Your Mood Swings.
By Monica Ramirez Basco

Living Well with Depression and Bipolar Disorder: What Your Doctor Doesn't Tell You...That You Need to Know.

By John McManamy

Bipolar Disorder for Dummies.
By Candida Fink, M.D. and Joe Kraynak


Adult Bipolar Disorders: Understanding Your Diagnosis and Getting Help
By Mitzi Waltz

Bipolar Disorders: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Implications
Jair C. Soares, Samuel Gershon (Editors)

Bipolar Disorders: Clinical Course and Outcome
Joseph F. Goldberg, Martin Harrow (Editors)

Bipolar Disorder : A Cognitive Therapy Approach
By Cory Frank Newman, et al

Bipolar Disorder and Depression
By Susan Dudley Gold, Linda Zamvil

Bipolar Disorder: A Family-Focused Treatment Approach
By David J. Miklowitz, Michael J. Goldstein, Lyman C. Wynne

Bipolar Disorder : A Guide for Patients and Families (Johns Hopkins Press Health Book)
By Francis Mark Mondimore, M.D.

Bipolar Disorder (Perspectives on Mental Health)
By Judith Peacock

Bipolar Disorder: Rebuilding Your Life
By James T. Stout

Bipolar Disorders: A Guide to Helping Children & Adolescents
By Mitzi Waltz

Bipolar Medications: Mechanisms of Action
Husseini K. Manji, et al (Editors)

Bipolar Not ADHD: Unrecognized Epidemic of Manic Depressive Illness in Children
By George Isaac

Bipolar Puzzle Solution : A Mental Health Client's Perspective
By Bryan L. Court, Gerald E. Nelson MD

A Brilliant Madness : Living With Manic-Depressive Illness
By Patty Duke

A Brotherhood of Tyrants : Manic Depression & Absolute Power
By D. Jablow Hershman

Call Me Anna : The Autobiography of Patty Duke
By Patty Duke

The Child with NLD: Dealing with Secondary Emotional Outcomes
(Audio Cassette)

Clinical Guide to Depression in Children and Adolescents
Mohammad Shafii, Sharon Lee Shafii (Editors)

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Bipolar Disorder
By Monica Ramirez Basco, A. John Rush

Cognitive Neuroscience of Emotion
Richard D. Lane, Lynn Nadel, Geoffrey Ahern (Editors)

Cognitive Therapy for Bipolar Disorder: A Therapist's Guide to Concepts, Methods and Practice
Dominic Lam, et al. (Editors)

Coping With Bipolar Disorder and Manic-Depressive Illness
By Joann Jovinelly

Creative Brainstorms : The Relationship Between Madness and Genius
By Russell R. Monroe

The Depression Workbook : A Guide for Living With Depression and Manic Depression
By Mary Ellen Copeland, et al

Essential Psychopharmacology of Depression and Bipolar Disorder
By Stephen M. Stahl

Everything You Need to Know About Bipolar Disorder and Manic Depressive Illness
By Michael A. Sommers

Fevers of the Mind
By Avery Z. Connor


The Flight of the Mind: Virginia Woolf's Art and Manic-Depressive Illness
By Thomas C. Caramagno

How to Survive Your Bipolar Brain (And Stay Functional)
By Bob Bradley

Journey Not Chosen...Destination Not Known : Living With Bipolar Disorder
By Mary Worthen

The Life of a Bipolar Child: What Every Parent and Professional Needs to Know
By Trudy Carlson

Lithium and Manic Depression: A Guide
By John Bohn M.D., James W. Jefferson M.D.

Living On a Roller Coaster: The Life of a Manic Depressive or Bipolar Disorder
By James O. Wessinger III

Living Without Depression and Manic Depression : A Workbook for Maintaining Mood Stability
By Mary Ellen Copeland

Management of Bipolar Disorder
By Stuart Montgomery M.D.

Manic Depression and Creativity
By D. Jablow Hershman, Julian Lieb

Manic-Depression: Illness or Awakening
By Robert E. Kelly

Manic Depression: How to Live While Loving a Manic Depressive
By Lynn Bradley

Manic-Depressive Illness
By Frederick K. Goodwin MD, et al


Managing Manic Depressive Disorders
By Ved P. Varma (Editor)

The Marriage of Heaven and Hell : Manic Depression and the Life of Virginia Woolf
By Peter Dally

Mayo Clinic on Depression
Keith Kramlinger M.D. (Editor)

Mental Health Disorders Sourcebook : Basic Information About Schizophrenia, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Panic Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive disorde
Karen Bellenir (Editor)

Neural Misfire: A True Story of Manic-Depression
By Jeff D. Kazmierczak

New Hope for People With Bipolar Disorder
By Jan Fawcett M.D., et al.

Overcoming Depression
By Demitri F. Papolos, Janice Papolos

Overcoming Depression and Manic Depression (Bipolar Disorder) A Whole-Person Approach
By Paul A. Wider

Practice Guideline for Treatment of Patients With Bipolar Disorder
By American Psychiatric Association

Survival Strategies for Parenting Children with Bipolar Disorder: Innovative parenting and counseling techniques for helping children with bipolar disorder and the conditions that may occur with it
By George T. Lynn

The Omega-3 Connection: The Groundbreaking Anti-depression Diet and Brain Program
By Andrew L. Stoll MD

Overcoming Depression And Manic Depression (Bipolar Depression) The Non - Drug Approach
By Paul A Wider, et al

Survival Strategies for Parenting Children with Bipolar Disorder: Innovative parenting and counseling techniques for helping children with bipolar disorder and the conditions that may occur with it
By George T. Lynn

Surviving the Crisis of Depression & Bipolar (Manic-Depression) Illness: Layperson's Guide to Coping With Mental Illness Beyond the Time of Crisis &
By,Mark A. Halebsky

Surviving Manic Depression: A Manual on Bipolar Disorder for Patients, Families, and Providers
By E. Fuller Torrey M.D., Michael B. Knable D.O.

Touched With Fire
By Kay Redfield Jamison

We Heard the Angels of Madness : A Family Guide to Coping With Manic Depression
By Diane Berger, et al

Why Am I Up, Why Am I Down?: Understanding Bipolar Disorder
By Roger Granet MD, Elizabeth Ferber

Win the Battle: The 3-Step Lifesaving Formula to Conquer Depression and Bipolar Disorder
By Bob Olson, (Melissa Olson Contributor)

Writing Out the Storm: Journal Musings of a Manic-Depressive Wanderer
By Rebecca Mitchell Merriman

You Mean I Don't Have to Feel This Way? : New Help for Depression, Anxiety, and Addiction
By Colette Dowling, et al



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