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Myths, Madness and the Family: The Impact of Mental Illness on Families

Jones, David W. (2002). Myths, Madness and the Family: The Impact of Mental Illness on Families. Basingstoke: Palgrave.

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Abstract

This book fills a gap in our knowledge about the experiences of families of people suffering from severe mental illness. Original research material is used to support claims that families are struggling with complex feelings such as loss, anger and shame.

Item Type: Book
Copyright Holders: 2002 The Author
ISBN: 0-333-77618-6, 978-0-333-77618-6
Keywords: carers; mental illness; family care; shame; loss
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology and Counselling > Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology and Counselling
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
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Item ID: 48975
Depositing User: David W. Jones
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2017 12:14
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:50
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/48975
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