Into the Abyss - A Neuropsychiatrist's Notes on Troubled Minds
Author(s): Anthony David
We cannot know how to fix a problem until we understand its causes. But even for some of the most common mental health problems, three specialists might offer you three completely different treatments.
As a cognitive neuropsychiatrist, Professor Anthony David brings together many fields of study, from social and cognitive psychology to neurology. The key for each patient might be anything from a traumatic memory to a chemical imbalance, an unhealthy way of thinking or a hidden tumour.
Patrick believes he is dead; Jennifer's schizophrenia medication seems to bring on the symptoms of Parkinson's; Emma is in a coma - or is she just refusing to respond?
These are the fascinating case studies that have driven the most startling insights in Anthony's forty-year career studying illnesses at the edge of human understanding.
- : 9781786079312
- : Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- : Oneworld
- : 0.185973
- : May 2021
- : .9 Inches X 5.1 Inches X 7.8 Inches
- : books
- : Anthony David
- : Paperback
- : English
- : 616.89
- : 224