An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness
This work is a personal testimony from Kay Redfield Jamison: the revelation of her struggle with manic depression since adolescence, and how it has shaped her life. The book follows her through college, a love affair, her battle with the illness, bouts of madness, violence and attempted suicide.
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Review: An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and MadnessUser Review - Sheila - Goodreads
I read this book in hopes of understanding someone close to me who suffers from bi-polar disorder. The author would not like my calling her condition by that name, far preferring the term manic ... Read full review
Review: An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and MadnessUser Review - Tina - Goodreads
I am really shocked by all the 5 star reviews this is getting. There are a lot of books out there about mental illness and its impact on people's (especially women's) lives - both those who suffer ... Read full review