Author Andrew Solomon candidly discusses his struggle with depression, sharing insights and research about acceptance, resilience and treatment. getAbstract recommends his poetic, rhythmic, moving lecture to anyone wishing to learn more about the debilitating condition.
In this summary, you will learn
- How some people experience depression,
- What misconceptions about the illness are prevalent and
- How best to cope with depression.
About the Speaker
Author Andrew Solomon won a National Book Award for The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression.
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