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Dosed

(Available September 16, 2014)
Dosed
Written by Kaitlin Bell Barnett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001455
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Dosed
The Medication Generation Grows Up
Written by Kaitlin Bell Barnett


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $18.00

Over the last two decades, we have seen a dramatic spike in young people taking psychiatric medication. As new drugs have come on the market and diagnoses have proliferated, prescriptions have increased many times over. The issue has sparked heated debates, with most arguments breaking down into predictable pro-med advocacy or... Read more >
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Dosed
Dosed
Written by Kaitlin Bell Barnett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807001349
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Dosed
The Medication Generation Grows Up
Written by Kaitlin Bell Barnett


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $25.95

Over the last two decades, we have seen a dramatic spike in young people taking psychiatric medication. As new drugs have come on the market and diagnoses have proliferated, prescriptions have increased many times over. The issue has sparked heated debates, with most arguments breaking down into predictable pro-med advocacy or... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Dosed
The Medication Generation Grows Up
Written by Kaitlin Bell Barnett


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $25.95

Over the last two decades, we have seen a dramatic spike in the number of young people taking psychiatric medication--but, despite a heated debate on the issue, we haven't heard directly from the "medicated kids" themselves. In Dosed, Kaitlin Bell Barnett, who was diagnosed with depression as a teenager, weaves together... Read more >
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The Autism Puzzle
The Autism Puzzle
Written by Brita Belli
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609803919
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The Autism Puzzle
Connecting the Dots Between Environmental Toxins and Rising Autism Rates
Written by Brita Belli


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $23.95

The alarming spike in autism in recent years has sent doctors and parents on a search for answers. And while many controversies have erupted around the issue, none have gotten us any closer to a definitive explanation, and many key concerns remain unexplored. Moving beyond the distractions of the vaccine debate, The... Read more >
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The Autism Puzzle
Connecting the Dots Between Environmental Toxins and Rising Autism Rates
Written by Brita Belli


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $23.95

The alarming spike in autism in recent years has sent doctors and parents on a search for answers. And while many controversies have erupted around the issue, none have gotten us any closer to a definitive explanation, and many key concerns remain unexplored. Moving beyond the distractions of the vaccine debate, The... Read more >
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What Disturbs Our Blood
What Disturbs Our Blood
Written by James FitzGerald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679313168
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What Disturbs Our Blood
A Son's Quest to Redeem the Past
Written by James FitzGerald


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: January 3, 2012
Price: $19.50

A rich, unmined piece of Canadian history, an intense psychological drama, a mystery to be solved… and a hardwon escape from a family curse

Like his friends Banting and Best, Dr. John Fitzgerald was a Canadian hero. He founded Connaught Labs, saved untold lives with his vaccines and transformed the idea of... Read more >
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The Antidepressant Survival Guide
The Antidepressant Survival Guide
Written by Robert J. Hedaya, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307779625
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The Antidepressant Survival Guide
The Clinically Proven Program to Enhance the Benefits and Beat the Side Effects of Your Medication
Written by Robert J. Hedaya, M.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $11.99

"Now patients can have the best of both worlds -- freedom from depression and freedom from side effects. Dr. Robert Hedaya offers a wealth of wisdom drawn from years of clinical experience, research, and teaching. This book is a much-needed lantern in the darkness."
-- Norman Rosenthal, M.D., author of St. John's... Read more >
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What Disturbs Our Blood
What Disturbs Our Blood
Written by James FitzGerald
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679313151
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What Disturbs Our Blood
A Son's Quest to Redeem the Past
Written by James FitzGerald


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $28.95

A rich, unmined piece of Canadian history, an intense psychological drama, a mystery to be solved… and a hardwon escape from a family curse

Like his friends Banting and Best, Dr. John Fitzgerald was a Canadian hero. He founded Connaught Labs, saved untold lives with his vaccines and transformed the idea of... Read more >
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What Disturbs Our Blood
What Disturbs Our Blood
Written by James FitzGerald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307374325
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What Disturbs Our Blood
A Son's Quest to Redeem the Past
Written by James FitzGerald


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $14.99

A rich, unmined piece of Canadian history, an intense psychological drama, a mystery to be solved… and a hardwon escape from a family curse

Like his friends Banting and Best, Dr. John Fitzgerald was a Canadian hero. He founded Connaught Labs, saved untold lives with his vaccines and transformed the idea of... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Antidepressant Sourcebook
The Antidepressant Sourcebook
Written by Andrew L. Morrison, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307432766
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The Antidepressant Sourcebook
A User's Guide for Patients and Families
Written by Andrew L. Morrison, M.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2010
Price: $15.99

In 1998, over 120 million prescriptions were written for antidepressants. That number is projected to rise by almost thirty million by the end of 2000. Despite this growing trend, many patients find that their doctors do not tell them all they need to know about the medications to make their treatments... Read more >
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Comfortably Numb
Comfortably Numb
Written by Charles Barber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307274953
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Comfortably Numb
How Psychiatry Is Medicating a Nation
Written by Charles Barber


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $15.95

American doctors dispense approximately 230 million antidepressant prescriptions every year, more than any other class of medication. Charles Barber explores this disturbing phenomenon, examining the ways in which pharmaceutical companies first create the need for a drug and then rush to fill it. Most importantly, he convincingly argues that, without an... Read more >
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Comfortably Numb
Comfortably Numb
Written by Charles Barber
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ISBN: 9780307377081
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Comfortably Numb
How Psychiatry Medicated a Nation
Written by Charles Barber


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 5, 2008
Price: $13.99

American doctors dispense approximately 230 million antidepressant prescriptions every year, more than any other class of medication. Charles Barber explores this disturbing phenomenon, examining the ways in which pharmaceutical companies first create the need for a drug and then rush to fill it. Most importantly, he convincingly argues that, without an... Read more >
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Acquainted with the Night
Acquainted with the Night
Written by Paul Raeburn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307418791
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Acquainted with the Night
A Parent's Quest to Understand Depression and Bipolar Disorder in His Children
Written by Paul Raeburn


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

In the tradition of Kay Redfield Jamison’s An Unquiet Mind, Acquainted with the Night is a powerful memoir of one man’s struggle to deal with the adolescent depression and bipolar disorder of his son and his daughter.

Seven years ago Paul Raeburn’s son, Alex, eleven, was admitted to a psychiatric hospital after... Read more >
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Through the Glass Wall
Through the Glass Wall
Written by Howard Buten, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307418654
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Through the Glass Wall
A Therapist's Lifelong Journey to Reach the Children of Autism
Written by Howard Buten, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

A remarkable testament of hope and love, these pages recount Howard Buten’s lifelong journey working with autistic children. For three decades his pioneering, often controversial approaches have enabled him to gain access to their strange and
solitary universe—a universe he shares in a book that is unlike any you’ve ever read... Read more >
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When No One Understands
When No One Understands
Written by Brad Sachs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304075
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When No One Understands
Letters to a Teenager on Life, Loss, and the Hard Road to Adulthood
Written by Brad Sachs


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2007
Price: $14.00

<p class="MsoNormal">When Amanda first came to Dr. Sachs for treatment, she had attempted suicide more than once. Withdrawn and cynical, she refused to speak during her therapy sessions. Determined to connect, Dr. Sachs tried something unconventional: he wrote letters to Amanda between sessions and invited her to write back, thinking she... Read more >
Acquainted with the Night
Acquainted with the Night
Written by Paul Raeburn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767914383
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Acquainted with the Night
A Parent's Quest to Understand Depression and Bipolar Disorder in His Children
Written by Paul Raeburn


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2005
Price: $19.00

In the tradition of Kay Redfield Jamison’s An Unquiet Mind, Acquainted with the Night is a powerful memoir of one man’s struggle to deal with the adolescent depression and bipolar disorder of his son and his daughter.

Seven years ago Paul Raeburn’s son, Alex, eleven, was admitted to a psychiatric hospital after... Read more >
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Through the Glass Wall
Through the Glass Wall
Written by Howard Buten, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553382327
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Through the Glass Wall
A Therapist's Lifelong Journey to Reach the Children of Autism
Written by Howard Buten, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2005
Price: $14.00

A remarkable testament of hope and love, these pages recount Howard Buten’s lifelong journey working with autistic children. For three decades his pioneering, often controversial approaches have enabled him to gain access to their strange and
solitary universe—a universe he shares in a book that is unlike any you’ve ever read... Read more >
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The Road To Tolerance
The Road To Tolerance
Written by Albert Ellis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591022374
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The Road To Tolerance
The Philosophy Of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy
Written by Albert Ellis


Format: Trade Paperback, 271 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2004
Price: $22.99

In this overview of one of the most successful forms of psychotherapy — Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) — its creator and chief advocate, Albert Ellis, explains at length the principles underlying this therapeutic approach and shows how beneficial it can be, not only for therapy but also as a basic... Read more >
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