Ellen Forney lives in Seattle, WA, with her partner. She was the 2012 recipient of The Stranger Genius Award for Literature as well as the winner of the National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis 2013 Gradiva Award.
Rock Steady is a balanced, uncluttered resource, infused
with empathy, humor, and encouragement. This guide is mental health
literacy at its best, making it a must-read for those with mood
disorders and their loved ones, health professionals, and anyone
looking to gain a greater understanding of an often misunderstood
but common condition.
Rock Steady is a heartfelt guide to staying calm and centered in moments of emotional crisis.
Rock Steady is a unique work: a cartoon handbook on surviving the ups and downs of bipolar disorder by someone who's been there and wants to empower and assist others by sharing what she's learned. And it's pretty damn brilliant.
Rock Steady is truly a must-read for anyone who struggles with a mental disorder or someone who finds comfort in daily structure. Forney addresses readers with the tone of a caring friend, and her approach will likely make her fans eager for more grounding advice.