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Mental Illness Awareness Week


This week is Mental Illness Awareness Week.

Below are some suggested materials on the topic provided by librarians at the Canton Public Library.

For additional YA/Teen books please follow this link

What is mental illness? by Richard J. McNally






Just like someone without mental illness only more so: a memoir by Mark Vonnegut


Telling is risky business [electronic resource]: mental health consumers confront stigma by Otto F. Wahl


Furiously happy: a funny book about horrible things by Jenny Lawson


Military mental health care: a guide for service members, veterans, families, and community by Cheryl Lawhorne and Don Philpott


The family intervention guide to mental illness: recognizing symptoms & getting treatment by Bodie Morey, Kim T. Mueser


Chasing the Milky Way by Erin E. Moulton


Mental health, naturally: the family guide to holistic care for a healthy mind and body by Kathi J. Kemper


I am not sick, I don't need help!: how to help someone with mental illness accept treatment by Xavier Amador


Train your mind, change your brain: how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves by Sharon Begley ; [foreword by the Dalai Lama ; preface by Daniel Goleman]


We've got issues [electronic resource]: children and parents in the age of medication by Judith Warner


The locked garden by Gloria Whelan


How to find mental health care for your child by Ellen B. Braaten


Managing anxiety in people with autism: a treatment guide for parents, teachers, and mental health professionals by Anne M. Chalfant


Body blues [electronic resource]: weight and depression by Laura Weeldreyer


Behind happy faces: taking charge of your mental health: a guide for young adults by Ross Szabo, Melanie Hall


The stressed sex: uncovering the truth about men, women, & mental health by Daniel Freeman & Jason Freeman


The evil hours [electronic resource]: a biography of post-traumatic stress disorder by David J. Morris



Breathless [electronic resource]
by Jessica Warman