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Speaking Our Minds: An Anthology

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Description for Speaking Our Minds: An Anthology Paperback. A collection of writings by people who have experienced mental distress. The work includes: accounts of psychiatric treatment, psychotherapy and other treatments; stories of life in mental institutions and moves into the community; self-help methods; and work to improve mental health services. Editor(s): Read, Jim; Reynolds, Jill. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DQ; MBPK; MMH; MMJT; MMZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 14. Weight in Grams: 364.
This is an exciting collection of writings by people who have experienced mental distress. It includes accounts of psychiatric treatment, psychotherapy and alternative treatments; life in mental institutions and moves into the community; self-help methods and work to improve mental health services. Moving, sometimes funny and often dramatic, the pieces are written by some of the key activists in the mental health survivors' movement, as well as by people best known as writers and poets and others who, for a period of time, have been caught up with mental distress and have something original to say.

Product Details

Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
Number of Pages
240
Place of Publication
, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780333678503
SKU
V9780333678503
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Reviews for Speaking Our Minds: An Anthology
'This is a profoundly moving collection of testimonies to the ability of the human spirit not only to endure and survive but to learn and teach from the depth of experience... This book could be a powerful force for change.' - Lisa Haywood, Vice-Chair of National Mind and user of the mental health system 'The overall effect of this book ... Read more

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