Articles Tagged “Stacey Lane”

  • Doctor + Therapist+ Support Group= DTS,  Author Stacey Lane helps

    Doctor + Therapist+ Support Group= DTS, Author Stacey Lane helps

    In order for someone to successfully treat depression, one has to have the tools in order to do so. You cannot do it alone. Author Stacey Lane shows us the various people and tools that Skinny Miss S. had to have in order to overcome depression. Skinny had a good support group that consisted of […]

  • Depression comes in Different Forms without even noticing – Skinny Miss. S. Was very Depressed by Author Stacey Lane

    Depression comes in Different Forms without even noticing – Skinny Miss. S. Was very Depressed by Author Stacey Lane

    Before reading Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed, I thought depression basically meant being in a very low state of life emotionally, psychologically, spiritually and physically. Through the book, Author Stacey Lane shows us that Depression is more than just a diagnosis. It first starts with the voices which can be both positive as well […]

  • Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed by Stacey Lane: Book Review- In my Thoughts

    Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed by Stacey Lane: Book Review- In my Thoughts

    Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed is a book written and illustrated in order to capture and enlighten the minds of people that don’t really know much of clinical depression through bold letters and colorful illustrations. Author Stacey Lane gives you a step by step summary of each stage and diagnosis when dealing with depression. […]

  • Author Stacey Lane donates Skinny Miss S Book to Brentwood Public Library

    Author Stacey Lane donates Skinny Miss S Book to Brentwood Public Library

    Stacey Lane, author of Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed, donated a copy of her book to the Brentwood Public Library, which is a part of the Los Angeles Public Library Network. Stacey Lane gave the book to one of the grateful librarians who remarked at the artistic vibrancy of the book. Stacey Lane and […]

  • Skinny Miss S. Author Stacey Lane Meets with Wes Burgess, MD

    Skinny Miss S. Author Stacey Lane Meets with Wes Burgess, MD

    Stacey Lane, author of Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed, met with Wes Burgess, MD, a Los-Angeles-based bipolar expert.  They discussed her book and had a frank discussion of bipolar and mental illness. Wes Burgess, MD is the author of The Bipolar Handbook, The Depression Answer Book and The Bipolar Handbook for Children, Teens and […]

  • Skinny Miss S.: A Psychologist for Your Soul

    Skinny Miss S.: A Psychologist for Your Soul

    Skinny Miss S. goes to see Merry Miss Humm, a psychologist, to help her through her troubles.  Author Stacey Lane writes, “Are you shameful telling someone your feelings?” Skinny Miss S. went to see the psychologist despite her shame and Merry Miss Humm asked lots of questions. Merry Miss Humm “was so thrilled that Skinny […]

  • Skinny Miss S: One Woman’s Balm for Mental Illness

    Skinny Miss S: One Woman’s Balm for Mental Illness

    Mental illness is frustrating, debilitating, and corrodes our sense of self-worth. William Styron wrote is his acclaimed short autobiographical story that detailed his battle with depression called Darkness Visible that, “Doubtless depression had hovered near me for years, waiting to swoop down. Now I was in the first years – premonitory, like a flicker of […]

  • Skinny Miss S. – Your Pain Is Not Your Fault

    Skinny Miss S. – Your Pain Is Not Your Fault

    In Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed, author Stacey Lane deftly describes the darkness and pain of depression. She writes, “Did you know sometimes your pain is not your fault, but it’s now your responsibility to respond to it?” Depressed people suffer from psychic and physical pain. Depressed people are not to blame for being […]

  • Skinny Miss S and the Grouchy Spider That Lives in Us All

    Skinny Miss S and the Grouchy Spider That Lives in Us All

    Skinny Miss S was very depressed is a wonderful book, rife with characters or, rather, dolls, that guide Skinny Miss S through the darkest of depressions and a beautiful mania. But one of Skinny Miss S’ constant companions through her illness is Sir Grouchy Spider. Sir Grouchy Spider is fancily dressed insect whose sole purpose […]

  • Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed: Book Review – Stacey Lane's Visual Feast through the Land of Mental Illness

    Skinny Miss S. Was Very Depressed: Book Review – Stacey Lane's Visual Feast through the Land of Mental Illness

    This review of Skinny Miss S. by Stacey Lane addresses one aspect of Ms. Lane’s expansive, visually enticing and in depth foray into the world of mental illness and the path to recovery. Skinny Miss S. by Stacey Lane is a visual trip and 3-D experience through the world of mental illness not unlike Alice’s […]