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Published: 07 September 2006

200 Pages | 8 page colour insert


ISBN: 9780195309058

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Mind Race

A firsthand account of one teenager's experience with bipolar disorder

Patrick Jamieson and Moira Rynn

Adolescent Mental Health Initiative

  • Optimistic and practical guide designed for adolescents who have this potentially devastating disorder
  • Combines professional advice and practical daily management tips, orientated towards teens, with the first-hand experience of the author, diagnosed at age 15
  • Features the most up-to-date research findings on bipolar disorder
  • Provides an accessible but in-depth look at the causes, symptoms, treatment, and management of bipolar disorder
  • Authoritative and insightful, yet humourous and accessible language
  • This is one of 12 trade paperbacks in the Adolescent Mental Health Initiative trade series, sponsered by the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands as part of a broad effort to educate the public and improve the nation's understanding of and response to adolescent mental illness

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