Fighting the black dog of depression is an uphill battle. Imagine fighting discrimination and the fear of hate crimes, too. Queer Blues is the only guide that offers ego-boosting strategies specifically aimed at people in the gay and lesbian communities. A practical self-test allows readers to gauge their level of depression. Other sections look at what triggers self-sabotage. The authors have combined sales of over 75,000 copies for their previous books.
Kimeron Hardin, Ph.D., is director of psychology for the UCSG / Mt. Zion Pain Management Center. He is an assistant clinical professor in the Departments of Anesthesia and Psychiatry at University of California, San Francisco and an adjunct faculty member at California School of Professional Psychology and Pacific Graduate School of Psychology.