Models of Madness, Second Edition
Psychological, Social and Biological Approaches to Psychosis
|Series title:||The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $54.95|
| Book Description: |
Are hallucinations and delusions really symptoms of an illness called 'schizophrenia'? Are mental health problems really caused by chemical imbalances and genetic predispositions? Are psychiatric drugs as effective and safe as the drug companies claim? Is madness preventable?
This second edition of Models of Madnesschallenges those who hold to simplistic, pessimistic and often damaging theories and treatments of madness. In particular it challenges beliefs that madness...