The Resource The madness of our lives : experiences of mental breakdown and recovery, [edited by] Penny Gray ; foreword by Peter Campbell, (electronic resource)

The madness of our lives : experiences of mental breakdown and recovery, [edited by] Penny Gray ; foreword by Peter Campbell, (electronic resource)

Label
The madness of our lives : experiences of mental breakdown and recovery
Title
The madness of our lives
Title remainder
experiences of mental breakdown and recovery
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Penny Gray ; foreword by Peter Campbell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This book consists of transcribed interviews with people who have had a mental breakdown and come out the other side. Those interviewed, recount painful experiences of being misunderstood, derided, bullied, abused - in their personal and professional lives but also during treatment, by unsympathetic or negligent GPs and mental health practitioners
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 615.89
  • 616.89
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RC351
LC item number
.G732 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gray, Penny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatry
Label
The madness of our lives : experiences of mental breakdown and recovery, [edited by] Penny Gray ; foreword by Peter Campbell, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; The Madness of Our Lives:Experiences of mental breakdown and recovery; Contents; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Part One:Dealing with life stresses; 1.Eating a Mars bar:Jane Pole-Jones; 2.Counselling was the turningpoint: Cheryl Stromeyer; 3.No easy answers: Keith Bright; 4.My music saved my life:Julie O'Connor; Part Two:Women survivors ofchildhood abuse; 5.I was lucky in a way:Steph Corby; 6.I'd always thought cryingwas a sin: Diane Johnson; 7.Oops, there goes the telly:Lesley Tutt; Part Three:Young men in crisis; 8.I'd rather it was a chapter I'dforgotten about: Paul Mann
  • 9.Doing all right, considering:Adrian Stiles10.It does teach you a bit abouthuman nature: Graeme Wilson; Part Four:An insider perspective; 11.Really enthusiasticabout antidepressants:Stephen Goodfellow; Postscript; The professional view; Conclusions and practical advice; REFERENCES; FURTHER READING; RESOURCES
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (206 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846425042
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000338138
  • (EBL)290918
  • (OCoLC)77658914
  • (SSID)ssj0000195306
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11166489
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000195306
  • (PQKBWorkID)10257730
  • (PQKB)10275220
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC290918
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000338138
Label
The madness of our lives : experiences of mental breakdown and recovery, [edited by] Penny Gray ; foreword by Peter Campbell, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; The Madness of Our Lives:Experiences of mental breakdown and recovery; Contents; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Part One:Dealing with life stresses; 1.Eating a Mars bar:Jane Pole-Jones; 2.Counselling was the turningpoint: Cheryl Stromeyer; 3.No easy answers: Keith Bright; 4.My music saved my life:Julie O'Connor; Part Two:Women survivors ofchildhood abuse; 5.I was lucky in a way:Steph Corby; 6.I'd always thought cryingwas a sin: Diane Johnson; 7.Oops, there goes the telly:Lesley Tutt; Part Three:Young men in crisis; 8.I'd rather it was a chapter I'dforgotten about: Paul Mann
  • 9.Doing all right, considering:Adrian Stiles10.It does teach you a bit abouthuman nature: Graeme Wilson; Part Four:An insider perspective; 11.Really enthusiasticabout antidepressants:Stephen Goodfellow; Postscript; The professional view; Conclusions and practical advice; REFERENCES; FURTHER READING; RESOURCES
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (206 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846425042
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000338138
  • (EBL)290918
  • (OCoLC)77658914
  • (SSID)ssj0000195306
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11166489
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000195306
  • (PQKBWorkID)10257730
  • (PQKB)10275220
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC290918
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000338138

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