Beautiful Disasters: A Family's Journey Through Teen Depression by Carolyn ZahnowBeautiful Disasters: A Family's Journey Through Teen Depression by Carolyn Zahnow

Beautiful Disasters: A Family's Journey Through Teen Depression

byCarolyn Zahnow

Paperback | June 1, 2017

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"Beautiful Disasters" follows the downward spiral of the author's son from when his birth dad died when Cameron was 15 until his own untimely death at age 18. The author feels that her son's grief manifested into major depression which was the precursor to meth addiction, breaking the law, and finally his own death by suicide. This book shares the mental health professionals visits and rehabilitation they pursed in hopes of saving Cameron. The goal of this book is to make parents and others who come in touch with teens, aware of the signs of depression, grief, and substance abuse so they can perhaps a save a life.From a review..."While this story is grim, it is written with frankness and candor and can offer insights or solace to families going through a similar experience."
Carolyn Zahnow is the founder and Executive Director of The Shore Grief Center located in central North Carolina. She is also the author of two books - "Save the Teens: Preventing suicide, addiction and depression" and "Beautiful Disasters: A Family's Journey Through Teen Depression" - both tackling the issues of teen grief, depression...
Title:Beautiful Disasters: A Family's Journey Through Teen DepressionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:196 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.42 inPublished:June 1, 2017Publisher:Motivational PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1628654023

ISBN - 13:9781628654028

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Table of Contents

ForewordA Brief Background2001-2002 Freshman2002-2003 Sophomore2003-2004 Junior2004-2005 SeniorCameron is An Adult NowAugust 11, 2005Regrets, Wishes, and RecommendationsDiscoveries AfterwardFrom Cameron's FriendsResources