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User Review  - JLSmither - LibraryThing

I don't often read memoirs, and this one has a few problems similar to others (e.g., stories that don't directly relate to the central narrative, too many characters to keep straight). However, it ... Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Jkantro - Goodreads

A therapist's account of her journey into deep depression. We catch a glimpse of an honest accounting of the power and depth of severe depression. If you or a loved one has experienced this, it would be helpful to read her first person account. Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Mary Helene - Goodreads

I read this years ago - scenes from it still illuminate my understanding of depression. This says something about the vividness of the writing and clarity of its honesty. Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Mine2389 - Goodreads

absolutely amazing book and definitely couldn't put it down. for anyone who has battled depression or for anyone who has had a close one go through depression, this book is meant for you. it explains ... Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Tiffany - Goodreads

A friend recommended this book to help me understand what was going on with depression in her own family and why they were seriously considering electro-shock therapy. As a person who knew nothing positive about it, this was such a helpful read. Read full review

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User Review  - LivelyLady - LibraryThing

A therapist journey in to and out of the dark side where so many of her clients reside. Told through her journal. Very good. Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Alexis - Goodreads

I related to her account of falling into the depression and the frustration of trying different medications, all of which she puts down in an engaging manner that includes humor as well as the honest ... Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Carrie Hura - Goodreads

Almost done with this, love it, it had me staying up late to read. I first heard her on The Moth. I was hooked by her story. Not only is it well-written and engaging, but I feel that I've learned ... Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Jenny Howell - Goodreads

While there were what I consider accurate descriptions of what depression feels like, I have a hard time with reading books about mental illness by academics. There are so many things Manning has ... Read full review

Review: Undercurrents: A Life Beneath the Surface

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

The true story of a psychologist who comes to suffer a major depressive episode. Written in the form of a journal, Dr. Manning describes her illness and treatment, which included electroconvulsive therapy. Funny and moving at the same time, you find yourself really rooting for her. Read full review


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