Parenting the New Teen in the Age of Anxiety

A book review of Parenting the New Teen in the Age of Anxiety: A Complete Guide to Your Child’s Stressed, Depressed, Expanded, Amazing Adolescence by Dr. John Duffy Stars: **** Mango Publishing (2019)Parenting>Teenagers228 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: #1… Read More »

The Explosive Child

A book review of The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children by Ross W. Greene, Ph.D. Stars: ***** Harper Collins (2021 – 6th edition, 1998 originally)Parenting>Conflict Management272 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: What’s an explosive child? A child who responds to routine problems with… Read More »

The Psychologist and Her Narcissists

A book review of The Psychologist and Her Narcissists: a Guide to Surviving Toxic Relationships by Jenny Tamasi Stars: **** Lionwood Publishing (2020)Abuse Self-Help190 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: How can you overcome a toxic relationship? One where you… Read More »

Never Fight Alone

A book review of Never Fight Alone: 51 Inspiring Interviews to Help Teens Overcome Their Struggles & Improve Their Mental Health by Shelomo Solson Stars: ***** Self Published (2020)Teen Mental Health306 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Teenagers today are… Read More »

Two Years of Wonder

Two Years of Wonder: A Memoir by Ted Neill Stars: ***** CreateSpace (2018) Memoir/AIDS/Africa/Mental Illness 280 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: September 25, 2012 Ted Neill picked up a knife to cut his wrists open and kill himself. Post hospitalization… Read More »

Detour From Normal by Ken Dickson

Detour From Normal by Ken Dickson Stars: **** CreateSpace (2013) 320 pages Memoir Summary:  Despite access to the greatest healthcare in the world, U.S citizens are not immune to medical horror stories. Such was the experience of Ken Dickson, a beloved husband and father and respected engineer, with no history of mental illness. What should… Read More »

Speed Reviews – Mental Illness Memoirs

Some more really old reviews that just never got done. They are short since it’s been a while but if the book sounds interesting, check out the links to other reviews to get a more detailed review. Hurry Down Sunshine: A memoir by Michael GreenbergStars: **** Summary: Hurry Down Sunshine tells the story of an… Read More »