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Psychiatry -

Related category: Health & Wellbeing
Related booklists: Therapy, Psychology, Mental Health,

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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 5 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book Psychedelic Revolutionaries by P.W. Barber
    Psychedelic Revolutionaries - by P.W. Barber

    £14.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786994363 | ISBN 10: 1786994364

    A fascinating investigation into a very strange episode of scientific history. P.W. Barber tells the story of the invention, practice and downfall of psychedelic psychiatry, revealing how it shaped twentieth century understanding of mental health. & ... more

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  • Cover image of book Our Psychiatric Future by Nikolas Rose
    Our Psychiatric Future - by Nikolas Rose

    £17.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780745689128 | ISBN 10: 0745689124

    Our everyday lives are increasingly intertwined with psychiatry and discussions of mental health. Yet the dominant medical discipline of psychiatry remains surrounded by controversy. Is mental distress really an illness like any other, treatable by d ... more

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  • Cover image of book Outside the Asylum: A Memoir of War, Disaster and Humanitarian Psychiatry by Lynne Jones
    Outside the Asylum: A Memoir of War, Disaster and Humanitarian Psychiatry - by Lynne Jones

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781474605762 | ISBN 10: 1474605761

    Astonishing insight into the life of a humanitarian psychiatrist working in war and disaster zones around the world - from Bosnia and 'mission-accomplished' Iraq, to tsunami-affected Aceh, post-earthquake Haiti and 'the Jungle' in Calais.   Wh ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist
    The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook - by Bruce D. Perry and Maia Szalavitz

    £13.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780465094455 | ISBN 10: 0465094457

    Child psychiatrist Bruce Perry has treated children faced with unimaginable horror: genocide survivors, witnesses, children raised in closets and cages, and victims of family violence. Here he tells their stories of trauma and transformation. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Falling into the Fire: A Psychiatrist
    Falling into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis - by Christine Montross

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781780746418 | ISBN 10: 1780746415

    A woman habitually commits self-injury, ingesting light bulbs, a box of nails, zippers and a steak knife. A new mother is admitted with incessant visions of harming her child. A recent graduate, dressed in a tunic and declaring that love emanates fro ... more

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