Cure Stigma

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and to honor it, the Young Adult room in the DeRidder branch is featuring a "Cure Stigma" display all month.

Browse the display and check out some staff-picked books that feature a variety of mental illnesses. Learn how the characters heal, recover, and ultimately grow from their experiences. Some of the featured titles and their respective themes include:

    All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven: Bipolar Disorder, Grief, Survivor's Remorse
    Schizo by Nic Scheff: Schizophrenia, Guilt, Recovery
    History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera: OCD, Grief, LGBTQ+ Struggles
    Mosquitoland by David Arnold: Down Syndrome, Psychosis, Depression

Stop in and check out the collection today!