❮PDF / Epub❯ ☆ Shadows in the Sun: Healing from Depression and Finding the Light Within Author Gayathri Ramprasad – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk Everyone who struggles with a mental illness or who knows anyone with depression anxiety or any other mental illness must read this engrossing true story of courage in the face of heartbreaking advers Everyone the Sun: Healing from PDF/EPUB or who struggles with a mental the Sun: PDF/EPUB ä illness or who knows anyone with depression anxiety or any other mental illness must read this engrossing true story of courage in the face of heartbreaking adversity Dilip V Jeste MD president American Psychiatric AssociationAs a young girl in Bangalore Gayathri was surrounded by the fragrance of jasmine and flickering oil lamps her family protected by Hindu gods and Shadows in PDF or goddesses But as she grew older demons came forth from the dark corners of her in the Sun: Healing from PDF or idyllic kingdom with the scariest creatures lurking within herThe daughter of a respected Brahmin family Gayathri began to feel different I can hardly eat sleep or think straight The only thing I can do is cry unending tears Her parents insisted it was all in her head Because traditional Indian culture in the Sun: Kindle Ð had no concept of depression as an illness no doctor could diagnose and no medicine could heal her mysterious maladyThis memoir traces Gayathri s courageous battle with the depression that consumed her from adolescence through marriage and a move to the United States It was only after the birth of her first child when her husband discovered her in the backyard clawing the earth furiously with in the Sun: Healing from PDF or my bare hands intent on digging a grave so that I could bury myself alive that she finally found help After a stay in a psych ward she eventually found the light within an emotional and spiritual awakening from the darkness of her tortured mindGayathri s inspiring story provides a first of its kind cross cultural view of mental illness how it is regarded in India and in America and how she drew on both her rich Hindu heritage and Western medicine to find healing.
- 259 pages
- Shadows in the Sun: Healing from Depression and Finding the Light Within
- Gayathri Ramprasad
- 11 August 2016 Gayathri Ramprasad