Critical Psychology, Psychiatry and Mental Health Titles

Making and Breaking Children’s Lives

Making and Breaking Children's Lives

ISBN 978 1 898059 70 7 (2005)

This is a print-on-demand title. Your book will be delivered within 7 working days. Making and Breaking Children’s Lives examines how children are hurt in modern society. We hear much about the effects of early abandonment, abuse and lack of attachment, but find that children’s experiences are…
Beyond Prozac: Healing mental distress

Beyond Prozac: Healing mental distress

ISBN 978 1 898059 63 9 (2001)

As a practising GP, Dr Terry Lynch was plagued by increasing doubts about his effectiveness in dealing with patients experiencing emotional distress. He no longer trusted the drugs handed out as routine treatment for so-called ‘mental’ illnesses. Changes in his working practice and a training in psychotherapy culminated…