Nancy Rappaport: "In Her Wake" (Basic Books)
A community activist and socialite commits suicide after a bitter divorce in 1963. Her daughter is now a psychiatrist, wife, and mother. The search to understand why her mother took her own life. A story of loss, reconciliation, and healing.
assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, attending child and adolescent psychiatry consultant to the Cambridge Public Schools, and director of school-based programs in child psychiatry at the Cambridge Health Alliance.