Books tagged: psychiatry

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The Rubber Fence
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
When Dr. Joanna Bereza, a psychiatric intern, tries to stop an arrogant shrink from shocking her patients, a mute mother accused of trying to kill her baby and an old woman zapped too many times, she comes up against a system as stuck as the people it treats.
White Mythology: Two Novellas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Dr. Ed's head is spinning: a long-lost 'son' has just been sent over to his office by the temp agency, his shopping-addicted wife seems to have disappeared, and the clinical trial that he is running for a revolutionary new anti-depressant might well be going off the rails. But Dr. Ed is in control of everything, including himself.
Brain Evangelists: How Psychiatry Has Convinced Us to Believe in Its Far-Fetched Science and Dubious Treatments
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,050. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
In Brain Evangelists, renowned psychiatrist Gordon Warme, MD, blows the whistle on modern psychiatry, arguing that, in the long history of medicine, biological and chemical “abnormalities” in psychiatric patients have never been identified, and labels such as schizophrenia and depression are misleading metaphors that dehumanize patients.
Fear Is My Copilot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,340. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
Fear Is My Co-Pilot was a riveting read; it was at times heart- rending, disquieting, and funny. Wooldridge’s articulate, lightly filtered memoir is a captivating glimpse into a turbulent mind. Bipolar disease thrives in a world of silence, and Wooldridge's effort is to be part of those who shatter the silence, and share ways to live well with Bipolar disorders.
Am I Depressed or Am I Bipolar By Michael R. Binder, M.D.
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Am I Depressed Or Am I Bipolar is a fascinating look into the human mind that unveils the mystery behind one of the most common and disabling illnesses of our time--depression.
ΙΨΔ: Γενικές πληροφορίες, στοιχεία, προτάσεις & σχέση με Υπερομοκυστεϊναιμία
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: Greek. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
Κάποιες λίγες έρευνες, καταδεικνύουν μια συσχέτιση ανάμεσα στην Ιδεοψυχαναγκαστική διαταραχή και τα αυξημένα επίπεδα Ομοκυστεΐνης στον οργανισμό των ανθρώπων! Υπό αυτές τις συνθήκες, στόχος του βιβλίου είναι η ανάδειξη του συγκεκριμένου θέματος, καθώς και η μελέτη των δύο αυτών ασθενειών, για τις οποίες θα βρούμε σπάνια πληροφορίες στην ελληνική γλώσσα.
Fatal Feverfew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Lucia goes to stay at an isolated healing retreat in the hope of recovering from a recent illness, but finds herself suspected of poisoning the hostess. Reluctantly taking on the role of detective, with the help of the local doctor she succeeds in uncovering the true course of events. Set in 1980s England, this traditional-style mystery is a light read which includes some medical themes.
The Thundering
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,400. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015 by Champlain Avenue Books, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
WHAT IS “NORMAL”? That question consumes psychologist Cathy Morgen when she takes on the case of a devastated teenager named Joseph. In the spring of 1961, Cathy receives a distressing call from the director of Summerhaven Mental Hospital in Portland, Oregon: They need her expertise.
Revealing Psychiatry... From an Insider
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,530. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Stergiou Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Physiological psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
KIRKUS BOOK REVIEW "Roaming, conversational musings on psychiatry principles and phenomena."
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.