Since its first publication nearly twenty years ago, Surviving Schizophrenia has become the standard reference book on the disease, helping thousands of patients, families, and mental health professionals to better deal with the condition. In clear and compassionate language, Dr. E. Fuller Torrey explains the nature causes, symptoms, and treatment of this often misunderstood illness. The classic guide also addresses the many issues of living with the disease, for both patient and family, and includes the latest research findings on the causes of and treatments for schizophrenia. Also here are lucid answers to the questions most commonly asked by families, consumers, and providers. This fully revised fourth edition of Surviving Schizophrenia is a must-have for the multitude of people affected -- both directly and indirectly -- by this serious, yet treatable, disorder.
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E. Fuller Torrey, M.D., is a clinical research pychiatrist specializing in schizophrenia.He has lectured extensively and has appeared on Oprah!, 60 Minutes, and 20/20Review:
“A comprehensive, realistic, and compassionate approach...Should be of tremendous value to anyone who must confront these questions.” (Psychology Times)
“Brilliant.... There is no one writing on psychology today whom I would rather read.” (Los Angeles Times)
“[Torrey] is comprehensive in his coverage of topics and thorough in his discussion.” (NAMI Advocate)
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