How to Rethink Mental Illness: The Human Contexts Behind the Labels

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The world of mental illness is typically framed around symptoms and cures, where every client is given a label. In this challenging new book, Professor Bernard Guerin provides a fresh alternative to considering these issues, based in interdisciplinary social sciences and discourse analysis rather than medical studies or cognitive metaphors. A timely and articulate challenge to mainstream approaches, Guerin asks the reader to observe the ecological contexts for behavior rather than diagnose symptoms, to find new ways to ...

How to Rethink Mental Illness: The Human Contexts Behind the Labels 2017, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138207301

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How to Rethink Mental Illness: The Human Contexts Behind the Labels 2017, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138207295

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