An Unquiet Mind

WITH A NEW PREFACE BY THE AUTHOR

In her bestselling classic, An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison changed the way we think about moods and madness.

Dr. Jamison is one of the foremost authorities on manic-depressive (bipolar) illness; she has also experienced it firsthand. For even while she was pursuing her career in academic medicine, Jamison found herself succumbing to the same exhilarating highs and catastrophic depressions that afflicted many of her patients, as her disorder launched her into ruinous spending sprees, episodes of violence, and an attempted suicide.

Here Jamison examines bipolar illness from the dual perspectives of the healer and the healed, revealing both its terrors and the cruel allure that at times prompted her to resist taking medication. An Unquiet Mind is a memoir of enormous candor, vividness, and wisdom—a deeply powerful book that has both transformed and saved lives.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

Download Now
Read Online

Related Articles

An Unquiet Mind Related Links

An Unquiet Mind


Author : Kay Redfield Jamison
Genre : Psychology
Total Read : 67
Total Download : 951
File Size : 40,8 Mb
Download Now Read Online




Hauntings


Author : Paul Roland
Genre : Spirituality
Total Read : 63
Total Download : 375
File Size : 46,8 Mb
Download Now Read Online




Beloved Demons Confessions Of An Unquiet Mind


Author : C. Anthony Martignetti
Genre : Biographies & Memoirs
Total Read : 54
Total Download : 777
File Size : 51,6 Mb
Download Now Read Online




Hauntings


Author : Paul Roland
Genre : Health, Mind & Body
Total Read : 64
Total Download : 539
File Size : 55,9 Mb
Download Now Read Online




Winston Churchill


Author : Andrew Norman
Genre : Military
Total Read : 52
Total Download : 975
File Size : 45,8 Mb
Download Now Read Online




0 Comment

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *