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Coping with Schizophrenia

A CBT Guide for Patients, Families and Caregivers

Published by Oneworld Publications
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

The only book written specifically for people living with a diagnosis of schizophrenia, as well as their carers and loved ones, this empowering book takes a sensitive, respectful and understanding approach to the condition. Featuring numerous real-life cas studies, this guide focuses on the benefits of cognitive therapy, encouraging anyone living withthe condition to play a decisive role in managing and maintaining their own well-being.

Steven Jones is Professor of Clinical Psychology and Director of the Spectrum Centre for Mental Health Research at Lancaster University.

Peter Hayward is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist at the South London and Maudsley NHS Trust in London, and an Honorary Lecturer at the Institute of Psychiatry, London.

"A sympathetic and sensible book which not only removes much of the fear, loneliness and stigma that surround schizophrenia but gives up to date information and a fascinating overview. It also gives practical encouragement to those faced with such a diagnosis, and their families will find here new strategies and therapies with which to combat this cruel illness and survive."

– Marjorie Wallace - Founder and Chief Executive of SANE, UK

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