Stories of recovery - Depression

Sue Wright, recovering from depression
Sue Wright
March 24, 2014
"It isn’t a punishment, it isn’t a weakness,” says Sue Wright, speaking about her depression. She is proof, she says, that depression is a mental...
Dr. Arthur Peck, depression
Arthur Peck and his family
January 27, 2014
A Family’s Struggles with Depression and their Good Fortune in Overcoming Its Grip From The Quarterly, Spring 2014 The Peck siblings—Wendy, Amy, and...
Steven Addlestone - Depression
The Addlestones
October 22, 2013
Staying the course to get the right treatments, and having lots of support, lets this man enjoy his family again From The Quarterly, Fall 2013 Twenty...
Albert Bensimon lives with depression
Albert Bensimon
March 01, 2013
From a family affected by mental illness, this man supports research to make a difference From The Quarterly, Winter 2013 On February 29, 2000,...
Edi Guyton - On CNN with Helen Mayberg and Paul Holtzheimer - using deep brain stimulation to treat depression
Edi Guyton on CNN
December 17, 2012
From The Quarterly, Fall 2012 Earlier this year, in April, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent for ‘CNN Presents,’ produced a special...
Edi Guyton, lives with depression
Edi Guyton
December 17, 2012
A woman explains why she finally agreed to try deep brain stimulation for her depression. From The Quarterly, Fall 2012 As a Ph.D. who rose to head...
Cindy Warren
Cindy Warren
March 01, 2011
Cindy Warren was diagnosed with depression in 1999 after she attempted suicide. She had seen a therapist off-and-on before then, but her official...
Marcia, Sean and Paul Garatt - a family battling schizophrenia, depression and anxiety
The Garatt Family
February 01, 2011
From The Quarterly, Winter 2011 No one knows better than the Garatt family how far research in mental illness has come – and how far it still has to...