Lauren's candor, resiliency, and humor provide a deeply humbling look into the lives of those living with mental illness and the people who love them. Lauren speaks to the experiences of so many people who suffer in silence. Through her grief, Lauren gives a voice to the men and women who struggle day to day with depression, anxiety and other mental illnesses and her story sheds a ray of light on a hidden epidemic. Lauren's brother, Frank, would be proud to know that his sister has taken his suffering and used it as a lifeline for others who share his struggle. Lauren's life is a testament to the enormous capacity for healing that lies within each of us.