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The Resource Welcome to the jungle : everything you ever wanted to know about bipolar but were too freaked out to ask, Hilary Smith

Welcome to the jungle : everything you ever wanted to know about bipolar but were too freaked out to ask, Hilary Smith

Label
Welcome to the jungle : everything you ever wanted to know about bipolar but were too freaked out to ask
Title
Welcome to the jungle
Title remainder
everything you ever wanted to know about bipolar but were too freaked out to ask
Statement of responsibility
Hilary Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bipolar is one of the most commonly diagnosed psychiatric conditions among teens and twenty-somethings--yet there are very few books out there written specifically for young people experiencing mental illness for the first time. Upfront, empowering approach to the challenges of being diagnosed with bipolar. Both humorous and immensely honest, it offers a true 'in the trenches' perspective young readers will trust
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
362150
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1986-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Hilary T.
Dewey number
616.85/2700835
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Hilary T
  • Smith, Hilary T
  • Depression in adolescence
  • Manic-depressive illness in adolescence
  • Manic-depressive illness in adolescence
  • Depression in adolescence
  • Manic-depressive illness in adolescence
  • Manic-depressive illness in adolescence
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
everything you ever wanted to know about bipolar but were too freaked out to ask
Label
Welcome to the jungle : everything you ever wanted to know about bipolar but were too freaked out to ask, Hilary Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. What just happened? : Life beyond the diagnosis -- 2. Mania, depression, psychosis, oh my! : A whirlwind tour through the episodes of bipolar disorder -- 3. You've got drugs : Wrapping your head around meds -- 4. Shrinks : What they're for and how they can help -- 5. This is your manager speaking : Taming episodes with food, sleep, and exercise -- 6. Grace under fire : Keeping a cool head in crappy situations -- 7. Here be downers : Drugs, booze, and suicide -- 8. The game of life : Bipolar in college and at work -- 9. Voices not in your head : Dealing with friends and family -- 10. Hippie shit that actually works : Herbs, wilderness time, and other ways to help yourself keep your shit together -- 11. Hell is finding good insurance : How to get your ass covered in troubled time -- Conclusion
Control code
777500
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781573244725
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009050798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781573244725
  • (OCoLC)441209487
Label
Welcome to the jungle : everything you ever wanted to know about bipolar but were too freaked out to ask, Hilary Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. What just happened? : Life beyond the diagnosis -- 2. Mania, depression, psychosis, oh my! : A whirlwind tour through the episodes of bipolar disorder -- 3. You've got drugs : Wrapping your head around meds -- 4. Shrinks : What they're for and how they can help -- 5. This is your manager speaking : Taming episodes with food, sleep, and exercise -- 6. Grace under fire : Keeping a cool head in crappy situations -- 7. Here be downers : Drugs, booze, and suicide -- 8. The game of life : Bipolar in college and at work -- 9. Voices not in your head : Dealing with friends and family -- 10. Hippie shit that actually works : Herbs, wilderness time, and other ways to help yourself keep your shit together -- 11. Hell is finding good insurance : How to get your ass covered in troubled time -- Conclusion
Control code
777500
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781573244725
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009050798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781573244725
  • (OCoLC)441209487

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