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...
Steven Addlestone - Depression
Ethan, Steven and Emily Addlestone
October 22, 2013
Staying the course to get the right treatments, and having lots of support, lets this man enjoy his family againTwenty years ago, Steven Addlestone,...
Albert Bensimon lives with depression
Albert Bensimon
March 01, 2013
On February 29, 2000, Albert Bensimon, then in his early fifties, stepped into the waters off Laguna Beach, California, and kept on walking, not...
Edi Guyton - On CNN with Helen Mayberg and Paul Holtzheimer - using deep brain stimulation to treat depression
Edi Guyton on CNN
December 17, 2012
Earlier this year, in April, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent for ‘CNN Presents,’ produced a special segment on deep brain stimulation (...
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. As a Ph.D. who rose to head a university department, and...
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
No one knows better than the Garatt family how far research in mental illness has come – and how far it still has to go. Thirty-three years ago, when...