John Read

John Read

Dr John Read worked in the UK and USA for 20 years as a Clinical Psychologist and manager of mental health services. He joined the Psychology Department of the University of Auckland, New Zealand in 1994. In May 2013 he moved back to the UK taking up a postition at the Department of Psychological Sciences, Institute of Psychology, Health and Society, University of Liverpool. He is co-editor (with Loren Mosher and Richard Bentall) of Models of Madness: Psychological, social and biological approaches to schizophrenia (Routledge, 2004) and founding editor of the research journal Psychosis: Psychological, Social and Integrative Approaches.

Books by John Read

A Straight-Talking Introduction to the Causes of Mental Health Problems

  • £8.50
A pocket sized, good value series of succinct, thought provoking introductions ideal for students in all mental health disciplines, psychiatric service users, carers and indeed everyone with an interest in mental health. The authors are acknowledged leaders in their respective specialist fields with reputations for clear thinking, realistic, compassionate approaches and straight talking. Rather than accept that solutions to…