Falling into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis

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A woman habitually commits self-injury, ingesting light bulbs, a box of nails, zippers and a steak knife. A new mother is admitted with incessant visions of harming her child. A recent graduate, dressed in a tunic and declaring that love emanates from everything around him, is brought to A&E by his alarmed girlfriend. These are among the patients new physician Christine Montross meets during rounds at her hospital's locked inpatient ward - and who we meet as she struggles to understand the mysteries of the mind, most ...

Falling into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis 2015, Oneworld Publications, London

ISBN-13: 9781780746418

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Falling Into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis 2014, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780143125716

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Falling into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis 2014, Oneworld Publications, London

ISBN-13: 9781780743660

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Falling Into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis 2013, Penguin Press

ISBN-13: 9781594203930

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