According to World Health Organization (WHO), depression occurs in persons of all genders, ages, and backgrounds. It is a common condition affecting about 121 million people worldwide and is among the leading causes of disability. But how much do people know of the victim's struggles and suffering due to this disorder? Author Erin Elizabeth offers a glimpse into the truths of this issue as she relates her own personal journey through depression in Confessions of a Shattered Mind, a revealing, enlightening, and inspiring book filled with a collection of the author's diary entries, poems, and lyrics to songs that helped her make it through the toughest times of her life. This book is designed to help people understand depression and experience the roller coaster ride each person dealing with it takes him or her on. Confessions of a Shattered Mindreveals Elizabeth's experiences to provide readers with an overview of what depression is all about and how it affects the life of the victim and those around them. It is a true story of the darkness and the struggle to overcome this disorder among life and the constant battles. The beneficial purpose of this release is to help those who are going through depression, bipolar disorder, mania and anger management problems, or any mental disorder. Through Confessions of a Shattered Mind, readers will find a better understanding about depression and will eventually lead them to be able to cope with their battles and finally winning against it.