With raw honesty, Lisa Johnson tells of her lived experience with borderline personality disorder.
This remarkable memoir tells of Dr. Carol North’s recovery from schizophrenia.
Slater suffered from a variety of mental illness symptoms when prescribed Prozac and her reaction to the drug was miraculous.
People who suffer from manic-depressive illness and those who are creative appear to share certain features.
The author weaves his vast experience working with mood disorders into a readable, personal, and thoughtful account of these conditions.
This book aims to demonstrate how, regrettably, Western conceptions of mental illness have been exported successfully across the globe.
This book has a positive historical role in repositioning the patient’s lived experience right back at the heart of discussions about what it is to have schizophrenia.
Some “memoirs of madness” and other works on mental illness.
A sociological and ethnographic examination of the social lives of mental patients in psychiatric hospitals.
Many perspectives are available regarding the nature of mental illness and mental health.