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Reading List

BOOKS ON SUICIDE ----------

Survivor of Suicide Handbook . Compiled by SPEAK
Available FREE of charge by calling SPEAK at (204) 831-3610 or pick up a copy at the FACES office, 4 Fort Street, Winnipeg MB. To download a online and printable PDF version of the handbook Click Here (345KB).

Night Falls Fast. Kay Redfield Jamison

Suicide: The Forever Decision - For Those Thinking About Suicide and For those Who Love or Counsel Them Paul G. Quinnett

Suicide: Intervention & Therapy - Undoing the Forever Decision. Paul Quinnett

Child Survivors of Suicide: A guidebook for Those Who Care For Them Rebeca Parkin with Karen Dunne-Maxim

Suicide Survivors' Handbook Trudy Carlson

After Suicide John Hewitt

Why Suicide? Eric Marcus

No One Saw My Pain - Why Teens Kill Themselves Andrew Slaby, MD & Lili Frank Garfinkle

Bart Speaks Out - Breaking the Silence on Suicide; an interactive storybook/workbook for children Linda Goldman, MS

When Nothing Matters Anymore: A Survival Guide for Depressed Teens Bev Cobain

AUTOBIOGRAPHIES ----------

An Unquiet Mind Kay Redfield Jamison

Darkness Visible - A Memoir of Madness William Styron

The Last Taboo A Survival Guide to Mental Health Care in Canada Scott Simmie & Julia Nunes

Beyond Crazy Journeys Through Mental Illness Julia Nunes & Scott Simmie

The Noonday Demon An Atlas of Depression Andrew Solomon

Swing Low Miriam Toews

No Time to Say Goodbye Surviving the Suicide of a Loved One Carla Fine

My Son, My Son Iris Bolton

GRIEF AFTER SUICIDE ----------

Survivor of Suicide Handbook . Compiled by SPEAK
Available FREE of charge by calling SPEAK at (204) 831-3610 or pick up a copy at the FACES office, 4 Fort Street, Winnipeg MB. To download a online and printable PDF version of the handbook Click Here (345KB).

When Dinosaurs Die - A guide to Understanding Death (a story book for children) But I Didn't Say Goodbye Barbara Rubel

After Suicide John Hewitt

Suicide Survivors; Handbook Trudy Carlson

The Grieving Child: A Parents' Guide Helen Fitzgerald

The Grieving Teen: A Guide for Teenagers and Their Friends H. Fitzgerald

Living When a Young Friend Commits Suicide or Even Starts Talking About It E.A. Grollman

Healing After the Suicide of a Loved One. A. Smolin & J. Guinan

Before Their Time: Adult Children's Experiences of Parental Suicide M. Stimmering & M. Stimmering, M. (EDS>)

There are so many books published on Depression and Suicide, this is but a tiny sampling. Everyone has their own book that has helped them through a difficult time or dealing with a suicide. For professionals who want to learn more about depression and suicide check out the American Association of Suicidology Web page. For survivors of suicide go to the American Association of Suicidology and click on to their survivor link. The AAS has a helpful newsletter for survivors.

 

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