Year: 2002 Source: Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications, Inc., (2002). 362p. SIEC No: 20070097

In November 1996 the author’s son died by suicide. This book is a first-hand account of Charley Aurthur’s struggle with severe mental illness, numerous hospitalizations, & several other suicide attempts before his death. In the process of telling his son’s story, Aurthur addresses his own search to understand mental illness & its treatment.