Publications/ Brochures

Depression and Bipolar Disorder ResourcesAwareness for Treatment with College Athletes

10 Ways to be Happier

Exercise & The Brain

DBSA Greater Houston Language Task Force Report

Time Perspective Therapy

Neurofeedback

Tips to Manage Bipolar Disorder

Increase Mental Strength

How to Deal with Depression in Your 20s

Side Effects of Medication Chart

Lethality of Loneliness

DBSA Greater Houston Brochures

Caregiver Brochure

Depression and Bipolar Disorder Brochure

Mood Tracker

National Mental Health Resources

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - AACAP

Bipolar Caregivers

Bipolar Disorder Awareness

Calm.com

Change Direction

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation

Depelchin: Parenting with Pros

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (National Office)

Directory of Patient Assistance Drug Programs

Families for Depression Awareness

Family Caregiver Alliance

Grief Guidance for Caregivers

Government Programs Benefits

Houston Volunteer Lawyers

International Bipolar Foundation

International Society for Neurofeedback & Research

Mental Health Screening

National Alliance on Mental Illness - NAMI

National Institute of Mental Health - NIMH

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)

The Help Guide

The Kim Foundation: Radio Podcasts

Suicide Prevention Resources

The National Suicide Prevention Resource Center

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Suicide Information Brochure

World Health Organization

 

Recommended Reading

An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison (1995)

Are You Really Listening?: Keys to Successful Communication, Donoghue and Siegel (2005)

How to Live With a Mentally Ill Person, Christine Adamec (1996)

I Am Not Sick! I Don't Need Help! How to Help Someone with Mental Illness Accept Treatment, Xavier Amador (2011)

Loving Someone With Bipolar Disorder, Julie Fast (2004)

Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir, Ellen Forney (2012)

Myths about suicide, Thomas Joiner (2010)

Surviving Manic Depression: A Manual on Bipolar Disorder for Patients, Families, and Providers, by E. Fuller Torrey, Michael B. Knable (2005)

The Art of Meaningful Living, Christopher F. Brown (2009)

The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide: What You and Your Family Need to Know, David J. Miklowitz (2010)

The Glass Castle: A Memoir, Jeannette Walls (2006)

The Mindful Way Through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness, Williams, Teasdale, Segel, and Kabat-Zinn (2007)

The Other Side of Normal: How Biology Is Providing the Clues to Unlock the Secrets of Normal and Abnormal Behavior, Jordan Smoller (2012)

The perversion of virtue: Understanding murder-suicide, Thomas Joiner (2014)

Welcome to the Jungle: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Bipolar but Were Too Freaked Out to Ask, Hilary Smith (2010)

Why people die by suicide, Thomas Joiner (2005)

 

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