Surviving Schizophrenia: A Family Manual
Updated and expanded, this book describes the nature, causes, symptoms, treatment, and course of the illness and now also includes expanded chapters on living with schizophrenia from both the patient's and the family's points of view, more clinical information, illustrations of schizophrenic thought processes and CT scans, and all the latest information on schizophrenia.
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