50 Signs of Mental Illness: A Guide to Understanding Mental Health (Yale University Press Health Wellness) ebook
by Dr. James Whitney Hicks M.D.
50 Signs of Mental Illnes. has been added to your Basket. This compelling book introduces a wide range of psychiatric symptoms and their treatments. Dr. Hicks has that rare talent of being able to explain complex topics in a straightforward manner so that all can learn.
50 Signs of Mental Illnes. Written for anyone concerned about his or her own mental health or about symptoms observed in family members or close friends, the book is packed with useful and reassuring information. It is both easy to read and difficult to put down. Beyond being well written, this book lends itself to those who like to skim as well as those who prefer to read from cover to cover.
50 Signs of Mental Illness: A Guide to Understanding Mental Health is a 2005 book by psychiatrist James Whitney Hicks published by Yale University Press.
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Yale University Press Health & Wellness. James Whitney Hicks, . James Hicks has used this fact to devise an exceptionally practical guide for anyone struggling with the questions of mental illness. is director of clinical services at the Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center in New York City. He is also assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at New York University. NYU School of Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center, and NAMI Board of Directors. Hicks has done what many doctors are afraid to do: tossed aside the jargon and described in everyday terms what mental illness looks and feels like.
A Guide to Understanding Mental Health Selected as a 2007 AAUP University Press Book for Public and Secondary School Libraries. Sales Restrictions: For sale in North America only.
A Guide to Understanding Mental Health. This book provides authoritative yet easy-to-understand explanations for a wide range of symptoms, including anxiety, mood swings, cravings, memory loss, and self-esteem problems. Hicks also offers treatment and coping strategies. Most important, the book clearly defines the line between behaviors that are normal (if troublesome) and those that require professional attention. Selected as a 2007 AAUP University Press Book for Public and Secondary School Libraries.
James W. Hicks, a highly regarded psychiatrist with extensive clinical experience, begins each topic with a vignette to illustrate the symptom. He explains how a specific sign can be caused by several different illnesses and may even be a normal response to stress. Nearly one in three individuals experiences psychiatric symptoms each year. This book clarifies the significance of such signs and guides its readers toward appropriate treatment choices
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