A question sparked on a long training run. Do high school athletes realize the protective factors of sports teams when they transition to college? Could lack of a exercise/support community in the college environment be one of the causes of depression?
Is memory loss an issue with electroconvulsive therapy? Julie Hersh and others find honest answers from a team of experts from UT Southwestern. A special panel discussed ECT at the Dallas Children's Theater.
Have you tried EVERYTHING to get your loved one to go to a psychologist/psychiatrist? Here are some thoughts Julie Hersh has collected after talking to thousands of people in her talks about depression.
My mother passed away in March of this year. Although this is different than my typical blog about depression, I thought a number of people might connect with this piece. Let me know. If I get enough of a response I may write more about this.
Struck by Living offers an optimistic look at mood management from a person with first hand experience with clinical depression. In 2001, Julie Hersh became clinically depressed and attempted suicide three times. Saved by the often controversial therapy ECT, electroconvulsive therapy, Julie rebuilt her life to embrace a lifestyle of mental health. Julie offers her advice with a sense of humor and humility, something that has touched the lives of many.