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Biography


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Voluntary Madness: My Year Lost and Found in the Loony Bin
Voluntary Madness: My Year Lost and Found in the Loony Bin
by Norah Vincent
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From the author of The New York Times bestseller Self- Made Man, a captivating expose of depression and mental illness in America Revelatory, deeply personal, and utterly relevant, Voluntary Madness is a controversial work that unveils the state of... (read more)

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Confessions of a Bi-Polar Mardi Gras Queen
Confessions of a Bi-Polar Mardi Gras Queen
by Marie Etienne
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Confessions of a Bi-Polar Mardi Gras Queen swings between hilarity and devastation in this collection of quirky true stories. A former debutant and one of nine children growing up in a well-to-do family in Southern Louisiana, Marie Etienne spent decades... (read more)

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Her Last Death: A Memoir
Her Last Death: A Memoir
by Susanna Sonnenberg
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Her Last Death begins as the phone rings early one morning in the Montana house where Susanna Sonnenberg lives with her husband and two young sons. Her aunt is calling to tell Susanna her mother is in a coma after a car accident. She might not live. Any... (read more)

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Is There No Place on Earth for Me?
Is There No Place on Earth for Me?
by Susan Sheehan
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" A brilliantly documented chronicle of young woman's long struggle with schizophrenia." -- Willard Gaylin, The New Republic "Sylvia Frumkin," highly intelligent young girl, became a schizophrenic in her late teens and spent most of... (read more)

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Girl in Need of a Tourniquet (10 Edition)
Girl in Need of a Tourniquet (10 Edition)
by Merri Lisa Johnson
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An honest and compelling memoir, Girl in Need of a Tourniquet is Merri Lisa Johnsons account of her borderline personality disorder and how it has affected her life and relationships. Johnson describes the feeling of "bleeding out" — unable to tell... (read more)

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Triggered: A Memoir of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Triggered: A Memoir of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
by Fletcher Wortmann
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***AS FEATURED ON NPRS TALK OF THE NATION*** Imagine the worst thing in the world. Picture it. Construct it, carefully and deliberately in your mind. Be careful not to omit anything. Imagine it happening to you, to the people you love. Imagine the worst... (read more)

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Piece of Cake: Memoir (07 Edition)
Piece of Cake: Memoir (07 Edition)
by Cupcake Brown
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The bestselling memoir of Cupcake Brown's harrowing and inspiring life from the streets to one of the nation's largest law firms Rdazzles you with the amazing change that is possible in one lifetimeS ("Washington Post Book World").... (read more)

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A Shining Affliction: A Story of Harm and Healing in Psychotherapy
A Shining Affliction: A Story of Harm and Healing in Psychotherapy
by Annie G Rogers
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"Soars into sublime meditation...what makes this book so extraordinary is her willingness to reveal exactlty what goes on in the sometimes mysterious encounter between therapist and patient."—The Los Angeles Times.... (read more)

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How We Got Barb Back: The Story of My Sister's Reawakening After 30 Years of Schizophrenia
How We Got Barb Back: The Story of My Sister's Reawakening After 30 Years of Schizophrenia
by Margaret Hawkins
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Margaret Hawkins spent her girlhood dazzled by her vivacious, high-achieving sister, Barb. Younger than Barb by eleven years, Margaret saw her sister as the star of her family. And no wonder. Barb's high school years were filled with achievement inside... (read more)

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Acquainted with the Night: A Parent's Quest to Understand Depression and Bipolar Disorder in His Children
Acquainted with the Night: A Parent's Quest to Understand Depression and Bipolar Disorder in His Children
by Paul Raeburn
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In the tradition of Kay Redfield Jamison's An Unquiet Mind, Acquainted with the Night is a powerful memoir of one man's struggle to deal with the adolescent depression and bipolar disorder of his son and his daughter. Seven years ago Paul Raeburn's... (read more)

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Anna Freud :the dream of psychoanalysis
Anna Freud :the dream of psychoanalysis
by Robert Coles
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Drawing upon years of conversation and correspondence, child psychiatrist and author Coles offers a penetrating intellectual portrait of the clinician and theorist who was also an advocate for children--who cared about their welfare as well as their... (read more)

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Life Inside: A Memoir
Life Inside: A Memoir
by Mindy Lewis
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-357).... (read more)

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Something Sacred
Something Sacred
by Mary Barnes
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In 1971 Mary Barnes published Mary Barnes: Two Accounts of a Journey Through Madness. The book is probably the most celebrated contemporary account of what it is like to be mad. In it she describes the experience of profound regression in London's best... (read more)

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Mothers of Psychoanalysis: Helene Deutsch, Karen Horney, Anna Freud, & Melanie Klein
Mothers of Psychoanalysis: Helene Deutsch, Karen Horney, Anna Freud, & Melanie Klein
by Janet Sayers
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-298) and index.... (read more)

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I Knew 3000 Lunatics
I Knew 3000 Lunatics
by Victor Small
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At the still point :a memoir
At the still point :a memoir
by Carol Buckley
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Farewell To Fear
Farewell To Fear
by Lucy Freeman
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Particulars of My Life
Particulars of My Life
by B F Skinner
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B. F. Skinner: A Life
B. F. Skinner: A Life
by Skinner
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Childhood Emotional Pattern & Corey Jones a Psychoanalytical Biography
Childhood Emotional Pattern & Corey Jones a Psychoanalytical Biography
by Leon J Saul
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