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Shades of blue : writers on depression, suicide, and feeling blue / edited by Amy Ferris.

Ferris, Amy Schor, editor. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 616.8527 SHA (Text) 39391006704272 Nonfiction Available -
Rochester Library 616.85 SHA (Text) 33187004060477 Nonfiction - R Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781580055956
  • ISBN: 1580055958
  • Physical Description: 247 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, California : Seal Press, [2015]

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Summary, etc.: "The silent epidemic of depression affects millions of people and takes dozens of lives everyday, while our culture grapples with a stigma against open discussion of mental health issues. Editor Amy Ferris has collected these stories to illuminate the truth behind that stigma and offer compassion, solidarity, and hope for all those who have struggled with depression. Contributors to Shades of Blue include: Barbara Abercrombie, Sherry Amatenstein, Chloe Caldwell, Jimmy Camp, Debra LoGuercio DeAngelo, Marika Rosenthal Delan, Hollye Dexter, Beverly Donofrio, Beth Bornstein Dunnington, Matthew Ebert, Betsy Graziani Fasbinder, Zoe FitzGerald Carter, Pam L. Houston, David Lacy, Patti Linsky, Mark S. King, Caroline Leavitt, Karen Lynch, Lira Maywood, C.O. Moed, Mark Morgan, Linda Joy Myers, Christine Kehl O'Hagan, Jennifer Pastiloff, Ruth Pennebaker, Angela Giles Patel, Alexa Rosalsky, Elizabeth Rosner, Kathryn Rountree, Kitty Sheehan, Jenna Stone, judywhite, and Samantha White. Shades of Blue brings the conversation around depression and sadness into the open with real, first-hand accounts of depression and mental health issues, offering empathy to all those who have been affected by these issues. It's time to scream out loud against this silent annihilator: We are not alone"-- Provided by publisher.
"Shades of Blue collects the perspectives of well-known writers on depression, sadness, suicide, and being blue, through stories as personal as they are unforgettable. The silent epidemic of depression affects millions of people and takes dozens of lives everyday, while our culture grapples with a stigma against open discussion of mental health issues. Editor Amy Ferris has collected these stories to illuminate the truth behind that stigma and offer compassion, solidarity, and hope for all those who have felt blue. Contributors to Shades of Blue include: Barbara Abercrombie, Sherry Amatenstein, Chloe Caldwell, Jimmy Camp, Debra LoGuercio DeAngelo, Marika Rosenthal Delan, Hollye Dexter, Beverly Donofrio, Beth Bornstein Dunnington, Matthew Ebert, Betsy Graziani Fasbinder, Zoe FitzGerald Carter, Pam L. Houston, David Lacy, Patti Linsky, Mark S. King, Caroline Leavitt, Karen Lynch, Lira Maywood, C.O. Moed, Mark Morgan, Linda Joy Myers, Christine Kehl O'Hagan, Jennifer Pastiloff, Ruth Pennebaker, Angela Giles Patel, Alexa Rosalsky, Elizabeth Rosner, Kathryn Rountree, Kitty Sheehan, Jenna Stone, judywhite, and Samantha White. Shades of Blue brings the conversation around depression and sadness into the open with real, first-hand accounts of depression and mental health issues, offering empathy to all those who have been affected by these issues. It's time to scream out loud against this silent annihilator: You are not alone"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Depression, Mental.
Mental health.
Depression > Personal Narratives.
Suicide > Personal Narratives.
Suicide, Attempted > Personal Narratives.
SELF-HELP / Depression.
LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays.
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health.

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