The Anatomy of Mirages: A Psychiatrist Reflects on Life and the Mind

Synopsis

A collection of articles for the general reader as well as for practitioners, discussing 22 psychological issues relevant to modern medical practice. Information and opinions are given on misconceptions about burnout, growing old, sin, delusions, and stress, and controversial issues such as community mental health, the drug offensive, psychopathy, doctor-patient relationships, psychotherapy and phobias. The author is editor of 'Modern Medicine of Australia'and holds the Order of Australia.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Sydney, NSW, Australia
Publication year:
  • 1994