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Read online Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide From the author of the best selling memoir i An Unquiet Mind i comes the first major book in a quarter century on suicide and its terrible pull on the young in particular i Night Falls Fast i is tragically timely suicide has become one of the most common killers of Americans between the ages of fifteen and forty five .

An internationally acknowledged authority on depressive illnesses Dr Jamison has also known suicide firsthand after years of struggling with manic depression she tried at age twenty eight to kill herself Weaving together a historical and scientific exploration of the subject with personal essays on individual suicides she brings not only her remarkable compassion and literary skill but also all of her knowledge and research to bear on this devastating problem This is a book that helps us to understand the suicidal mind to recognize and come to the aid of those at risk and to comprehend the profound effects on those left behind It is critical reading for parents educators and anyone wanting to understand this tragic epidemic by Kay Redfield Jamison

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Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide
Title:Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide
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ISBN:0375701478
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Number of Pages:432
Category:Psychology, Non fiction, Mental health, Mental illness
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From the internationally acclaimed author of i An Unquiet Mind i an exquisite haunting meditation on mortality grief and loss br br Perhaps no one but Kay Redfield Jamison who combines the acute perceptions of a psychologist with a writerly elegance and passion could bring such a delicate touch to the subject of losing a spouse to cancer In direct straightforward and at times strikingly lyrical prose Jamison looks back at her relationship with her husband Richard Wyatt a renowned scientist who battled debilitating dyslexia to become one of the foremost experts on schizophrenia And with her characteristic honesty candor wit and simplicity she describes his death her own long difficult struggle with grief and her efforts to distinguish grief from depression br br But she also recalls the great joy that Richard brought her during the nearly twenty years they had together Wryly humorous anecdotes mingle with bittersweet memories of a relationship that was passionate and loving if troubled on occasion by her manic depressive bipolar illness as Jamison reveals the ways in which her husband encouraged her to write openly about her mental illness and through his courage and grace taught her to live fully br br A penetrating psychological study of grief viewed from deep inside the experience itself i Nothing Was the Same i is also a deeply moving memoir by a superb writer, The personal memoir of a manic depressive and an authority on the subject describes the onset of the illness during her teenage years and her determined journey through the realm of available treatments, No description available, O desespero surge sem fim O sofrimento silencioso e sufocante n o d para dividi lo com ningu m Tudo torna se simplesmente insuport vel e pior sem sa da Pode se descrever assim a dor de um suicida O suic dio surpreende pela sua imprevisibilidade e profundo impacto emocional que provoca ao redor br Afinal por que algu m tem vontade de tirar a pr pria vida Quais s o os motivos que levam uma pessoa a abreviar sua exist ncia Essas perguntas norteiam a vida da psiquiatra pesquisadora e professora americana Kay Redfield Jamison que busca explica es e promove reflex es sobre a causa daquela sensa o inexplic vel de aus ncia de luz no fim do t nel quando o suicida se v sozinho numa noite de escurid o sem fim Quando a noite cai entendendo a depress o e suic dio um relan amento da Gryphus Editora leva o leitor a entrar no mundo daqueles para quem a dor s poder ter fim com a aus ncia da vida