Silent Souls Weeping: Depression—Sharing Stories, Finding Hope

Silent Souls Weeping: Depression—Sharing Stories, Finding Hope

In a culture that strives for happiness and perfection, depression and mental illness are often surrounded by stigma, misunderstanding, and endless questions. In Silent Souls Weeping, bestselling author and nationally-recognized journalist Jane Clayson Johnson hopes to change the LDS dialogue and cultural stigmas surrounding mental illness. She vulnerably shares her own experience with depression along with the experiences of many other Latter-day Saints, offering support to those suffering and understanding to those loving someone with depression.

Title:Silent Souls Weeping: Depression—Sharing Stories, Finding Hope
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    Silent Souls Weeping: Depression—Sharing Stories, Finding Hope Reviews

  • Heather

    My mom bought me this book as she thought it would help me out in my life at this time.This book is about General Depression, as in clinical depression that often creeps up on most of humanity at some...

  • Janna

    There is much to celebrate with the publication of this book: it's a conversation starter for the important discussions members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints need to have regardin...

  • Lindsay Bartholomew

    I absolutely loved this book! I, myself, have struggled with depression and found so much hope and validation in this book. Jane is incredibly vulnerable as she shares her own personal battle with dep...

  • Amy Harding

    With an expert journalistic background, personal experience with depression, and a gift for connecting with the inner most parts of the human soul, Jane Clayson Johnson has captivated the core experie...

  • Amy

    Wonderful book about depression and the stigma that surrounds it. It shares moving stories from both caretakers and those suffering with it and highlights depression in different groups (ie youth, pos...

  • Danica Holdaway

    An important book for EVERY, and I mean every, Latter Day Saint to read. We are all affected by mental illness and this LDS centered approach is so helpful. ...

  • Deyanne

    Stories are powerful and definitely an honest, open and vulnerable approach to depression is needed. I was hoping for more than story and the importance of sharing feelings....

  • Lisa

    I applaud those who overcame the stigma surrounding mental illness to share their deeply personal stories. This book is real, raw, and needed. The chances are good that you know or love someone who is...

  • Susanhayeshotmail.com

    Excellent. Not a self help book but if you or someone you love has ever struggled with depression or mental illness you will find validation, empathy, and hope in these pages. The author does not flin...

  • Summer Owens

    One of the many people Jane interviewed while writing this book was my husband. While he doesn't deal with mental illness first hand he's learned a lot about supporting a spouse through it. It has not...