Books tagged: mental ilness

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Do No Harm
Pre-release—available August 1, 2017. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Trapped on a back ward in a 1970s state mental hospital, Andy, 21, drugged, depressed, and demoralized, fights to outwit the sadistically depraved psychiatrist determined to keep him there.
Mending The Mind
Price: Free! Words: 32,340. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Here is a fascinating perspective of mental illness in the 20th century. It was written by the psychiatrist Dr J. F. J. Cade who is world famous for his discovery of the lithium treatment of manic depression - now known as bipolar disorder. He also discusses schizophrenia, anxiety, epilepsy, melancholia, masturbational madness, ECT and leucotomy and describes the evolution of mental asylums.
Before the Cult
Series: Scarleton. Price: Free! Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00)
A depressive is convinced that there is only one place where he will find belonging, beyond the grave.In order to achieve that he is on a search for the perfect suicide. When his homicidal experiments fail he has to learn to find a place in this world and change his mindset. But will he? He is blood thirsty and on the verge of suicide.Book I of the Scarleton series.
Gloria's Road: A Schizophrenic Woman's Perilous Path to Christ
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,660. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Dove Christian Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
First person account of a woman's journey to Christ from mental illness.
Seventy from the 70s (Easy to Understand Poems from Harder to Understand Times)
Price: Free! Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Seventy from the 70s is a unique collection of poems written by a teenage girl in the UK over forty years ago. These are not typical love poems: categories include Myth & Legend, Hoping and In My World. Seventy from the 70s...easy to read poems from harder to understand times.
Insane Possibilities
Price: Free! Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.83)
A short story about a vivacious young physicist and mathematician named Kristine, who has devoted her life to science. Hallucinations cause her to seek help from a social worker named Paul and she's terrified when she hears a questionable diagnosis of schizophrenia. Her path leads her to a place where perspective is all that's real, and sanity is nothing more than the limit of what we believe.