An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison
  • List: $7.50  |  Sale: $5.25
    Club: $3.75
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

An Unquiet Mind

Author: Kay Redfield Jamison

Narrator: Kay Redfield Jamison

Abridged: 2 hr 46 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 01/12/2010

Genre: Biography & Autobiography - Medical

Synopsis

WITH A NEW PREFACE BY THE AUTHOR

In her bestselling classic, An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison changed the way we think about moods and madness.

Dr. Jamison is one of the foremost authorities on manic-depressive (bipolar) illness; she has also experienced it firsthand. For even while she was pursuing her career in academic medicine, Jamison found herself succumbing to the same exhilarating highs and catastrophic depressions that afflicted many of her patients, as her disorder launched her into ruinous spending sprees, episodes of violence, and an attempted suicide.

Here Jamison examines bipolar illness from the dual perspectives of the healer and the healed, revealing both its terrors and the cruel allure that at times prompted her to resist taking medication. An Unquiet Mind is a memoir of enormous candor, vividness, and wisdom—a deeply powerful book that has both transformed and saved lives.




From the Trade Paperback edition.

Recommended

The Valedictorian of Being Dead The True Story of Dying Ten Times to Live, Heather B. Armstrong
The Valedictorian of Being Dead
by Heather B. Armstrong

List: $19.99

Sale: $13.99

Club: $9.99

Narrator: Heather B. Armstrong
Published: 04/23/2019

Beauty in the Broken Places A Memoir of Love, Faith, and Resilience, Allison Pataki
Beauty in the Broken Places
by Allison Pataki

List: $17.50

Sale: $12.25

Club: $8.75

Narrator: Lee Woodruff
Published: 05/01/2018

Against Medical Advice One Family's Struggle with an Agonizing Medical Mystery, James Patterson
Against Medical Advice
by James Patterson

List: $14.98

Sale: $10.49

Club: $7.49

Narrator: Kevin T. Collins
Published: 10/20/2008

God in the ICU The inspirational biography of a praying doctor, Dave Walker MD
God in the ICU
by Dave Walker MD

List: $10.00

Sale: $7.00

Club: $5.00

Narrator: Dave Walker
Published: 11/22/2018

Attending Medicine, Mindfulness, and Humanity, Ronald Epstein
Attending
by Ronald Epstein

List: $17.99

Sale: $12.59

Club: $8.99

Narrator: Jonathan Todd Ross
Published: 01/24/2017

Call the Midwife A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times, Jennifer Worth
Call the Midwife
by Jennifer Worth

List: $27.97

Sale: $19.57

Club: $13.98

Narrator: Nicola Barber
Published: 08/28/2012

Hidden Valley Road Inside the Mind of an American Family, Robert Kolker
Hidden Valley Road
by Robert Kolker

List: $22.50

Sale: $15.75

Club: $11.25

Narrator: Sean Pratt
Published: 04/07/2020

Anatomy of an Illness as Perceived by the Patient Reflections on Healing and Regeneration, Norman Cousins
Anatomy of an Illness as Perceived by...
by Norman Cousins

List: $19.99

Sale: $13.99

Club: $9.99

Narrator: Mikael Naramore
Published: 07/30/2019

Playing God The Evolution of a Modern Surgeon, MD Youn
Playing God
by MD Youn

List: $24.99

Sale: $17.50

Club: $12.49

Narrator: Kyle Tait
Published: 09/17/2019
{"id":"317890","ean":"9780307736345","abr":"Abridged","title":"An Unquiet Mind","subtitle":"","author":"Kay Redfield Jamison","rating_average":"4.6","narrator":"Kay Redfield Jamison","ubr_id":"0","abr_id":"317890","ubr_price":"0.00","abr_price":"7.50","ubr_memprice":"0.00","abr_memprice":"4.88","ubr_narrator":"","abr_narrator":"Kay Redfield Jamison","ubr_length":"Unabridged: ","abr_length":"Abridged: 2 hr 50 min"}