Additional Resources

Our Board of Directors and Advisory Council have assembled a list of book recommendations, research articles and news posts that we hope you will find helpful in educating yourself and others about mental illness.

Reading List

Anxiety

Depression

Bipolar Disorder

Borderline Personality Disorder

Multiple Personality Disorder

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • The Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook:  A Guide to Healing, Recovery, and Growth by Glenn R. Schiraldi (March 5, 2009)
  • Once a Warrior, Always a Warrior:  Navigating The Transition From Combat To Home – Including Combat Stress, PTSD, and MTBI by Charles W. Hoge (February 23, 2010)
  • Shock Waves:  A Practical Guide to Living with a Loved One’s PTSD by Cynthia Orange (June 1, 2010)
  • No Comfort Zone:  Notes on Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder by Marla Handy (December 6, 2010)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) by National Institute Of Mental Health (March 4, 2012)
  • The Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook:  A Guide to Healing, Recovery, and Growth by Glenn R. Schiraldi (March 5, 2009)
  • Until Tuesday:  A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him by Luis Carlos Montalván (May 3, 2011)

Schizophrenia

  • The Center Cannot Hold:  My Journey Through Madness by Dr. Elyn R. Saks (August 12, 2008)*
  • Stalking Irish Madness:  Searching for the Roots of My Family’s Schizophrenia by Patrick Tracey (August 26, 2008)
  • Henry’s Demon’s:  Living with Schizophrenia, A Father and Son’s Story by Patrick Cockburn and Henry Cockburn (2011)

Schizo-Affective Disorder

Eating Disorders

Substance Abuse

  • Drinking:  A Love Story by Caroline Knapp (May 12, 1997)
  • A Drinking Life:  A Memoir by Alice Sebold (August 31, 2002)

Suicide

Family

Scientific Writing

* Books Authored / Edited by Bring Change 2 Mind Advisory Council Members