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The Making of A Clinical Psychologist

Book - 2015 | First Canadian edition.
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British clinical psychologist Tanya Byron discusses the lives of the patients who most influenced her career.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario :, HarperCollins Publishers,, [2015]
Edition: First Canadian edition.
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781443433938
1443433934
Characteristics: 309 pages

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FSJPL_Amy Aug 24, 2016

I couldn't put down this compelling and readable book, wanting more and more of the stories of interesting and complex people the author treated during her training as a clinical psychologist. At first I wasn't sure I could finish it; the first few stories were disturbing and I ached for some of the patients. But the author's growth as a clinician and person as she figured out how to treat them was so compelling I couldn't stop reading. I loved how she smashed the "us and them" stereotype of mental health, and showed that she herself is vulnerable in many of the same ways her patients are. A moving, emotional read.

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