Recommended Reading

Here is a list of great reading which may be a source of great information and support:

Tie Up the Black Dog committee has partnered with Queensland Country Life to produce THE GLOVEBOX GUIDE TO MENTAL HEALTH to celebrate Mental Health Week in Queensland. The weblink below will take you to an online version of this excellent publication–stories of personal resilience and recovery and clinical information across a range of topics. We hope it is helpful.

http://resources.farmonline.com.au/qcl/features/GGtoMH/3dissue/index.html

BOOKS:

I Had a Black Dog – Matthew Johnstone (Pan McMillan)

Living with the Black Dog – Matthew Johnstone (Pan McMillan)

Taming the Black Dog – Bev Aisbett (Harper Collins)

Journeys with the Black Dog – Wigney, Parker, Eyres (Allan and Unwin)

Tackling Depression at Work: A Practical Guide for Employers/Managers – Kerrie Eyers/G Parker (Allan and Unwin)

Personal stories of recovery: Back from the Brink – Graeme Cowen (Bird in Hand Media)

Broken Open – Craig Hamilton (Transworld Publishers)

Back From the Brink TOO: a guide for Carers and Families – Graeme Cowan (Bird in Hand Media)

A Better Life – Craig Hamilton (Allan and Unwin)

Professional/Clinical

Authentic Happiness – Dr Martin Seligman (Random House Australia)

Flourish: a visionary new understanding of happiness and well-being – Dr Martin Seligman (Random House Australia)

Learned Optimism: how to change your mind and your life – Dr Martin Seligman (Random House Australia)

What you can change and what you can’t: the complete guide to self-improvement – Dr Martin Seligman (Random House Australia)

Understanding Depression – Maria Prendergast

Youth/Suicide

Navigating Teenage Depression – Gordon Parker/Kerrie Eyers (Allan and Unwin)

Raising an optimistic child – Bob Murray/Alicia Fortinberry (McGraw Hill)

Mum, it’s nothing personal but I want to die – Janice Harvey (Awareness Publications)

WEBSITES:

www.beyondblue.org.au
www.blackdoginstitute.org.au
www.sane.org.au

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