"Help Me, I'm Sad": Recognizing, Treating, and Preventing Childhood and Adolescent Depression -- by Lynn Dumas, David Fassler (Authors) (Book - Parent)
"Until the early 1980s, there was no official diagnosis for depression in children. But children can, and do, become depressed. In fact, the National Institute of Mental Health now estimates that 2.5...
Age groups: Toddlerhood (1-3), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), School Age (6-12), Adolescence (13-21), Adulthood (22+)
Lisa, Bright and Dark: A Novel -- by John Neufeld (Author) (Book - Child)
"Sixteen-year-old Lisa, smart, attractive, and outwardly successful, suffers from a nervous breakdown that only her closest friends seem to notice and care enough about to try to find a way to help...
Age groups: Adolescence (13-21)
Sammy's Mommy Has Cancer -- by Sherry Kohlenberg (Author) (Book - Child)
"Sherry Kohlenberg wrote this book after she was diagnosed with breast cancer. She could not find another book that made the family part of the treatment process, and she wanted her 18-month-old son...
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), School Age (6-12)
Mommy Stayed in Bed This Morning: Helping Children Understand Depression -- by Mary Weaver (Author) (Book - Child)
"David confronts the trauma of his mother's depression and its effects on the family." -Card Catalog Description
Ages 4 years - 8 years.
Merrill I Berman MD (Service Provider)
Specialties: Pediatric Psychiatry
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), School Age (6-12), Adolescence (13-21)Offices:
Borderline Personality Disorder (Book - Parent/Child)
Explains this illness's effects on mood, self-image, and relationships. Reviews common symptoms, therapies that are used to treat BPD, and ways that family and friends can help a person with the...
Age groups: School Age (6-12), Adolescence (13-21), Adulthood (22+)
Drawing Out Your Child (Parent Handouts and Info - Parent)
American Psychiatric Association Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients With Major Depressive Disorder -- by American Psychiatric Association (Author) (Book)
?This guideline seeks to summarize the specific forms of somatic psychotherapeutic, psychosocial, and educational treatments that have been developed to deal with major depressive disorder. It begins...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
Beyond Betrayal: Taking Charge of Your Life after Boyhood Sexual Abuse -- by Richard B Gartner (Author) (Book)
"With compassion and clarity, Richard Gartner shares insights from years of working with male survivors. Among this book's greatest strengths is the extensive use of examples from Dr. Gartner's...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
Unsung Lullabies: Coping With Miscarriage (Video - Parent)
"While at least one in five pregnancies end in miscarriage, it is a topic seldom discussed and frequently misunderstood. Unsung Lullabies comes as a healing balm to parents who have lost babies...
Age groups: Infancy (<1)