By Louise Phillips
Using actual lifestyles case stories of individuals experiencing psychological disorder, this publication identifies how physically presentation of sufferers may possibly mirror yes facets in their ‘lived experience’.
With connection with more than a few theoretical views together with philosophy, psychoanalysis, feminism and sociology, Mental disorder and the Body explores the ways that figuring out ‘lived adventure’ may possibly usefully be utilized to psychological healthiness perform. Key positive factors include:
- an evaluate of the background of British psychiatry together with remedies
- an research of feminism and how its insights were utilized to realizing women's psychological wellbeing and fitness and sickness
- in-depth interviews with 4 sufferers clinically determined with psychological sickness
- an define of Freudian and post-Freudian views at the physique and their relevance to present psychological well-being perform.
Mental sickness and the Body is key interpreting for psychological well-being practitioners, allied pros and a person with an curiosity within the physique and psychological disease.