Monday, April 24, 2006

Surviving Schizophrenia


Surviving Schizophrenia: A Manual for Families, Patients, and Providers (5th Edition)
Since its first publication in 1983, Surviving Schizophrenia has helped thousands understand this complex and often stigmatized illness. In clear, sympathetic language, this definitive book describes the nature, causes, symptoms, and history of schizophrenia, taking readers inside the minds of those living with the disease.

This completely updated fifth edition includes the latest research findings, information about the newest treatments, and answers to the questions most often asked by families, patients, and providers.

"A comprehensive, realistic, and compassionate approach... Should be of tremendous value to anyone who must confront these questions." - Psychology Times

"E. Fuller Torrey is a brilliant writer. There is no one writing on psychology today whom I would rather read." - Los Angeles Times