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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Author is distant & difficult to relate toUser Review - sjk324 - Overstock.com
One of my doctors recommended this book, but I really didn't learn much from reading it. I wouldn't recommend this book to anyone trying to better understand bipolar disorder. Kay Jamison literally ... Read full review
Review: An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and MadnessUser Review - Goodreads
She definitely could have gone more in depth into what she went through during her periods of mania and depression. Things were generally discussed briefly and then she would move on to something else. Read full review