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Author Byron, Tanya, author

Title The skeleton cupboard : the making of a clinical psychologist / Tanya Byron
Published London : Macmillan, 2014


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 W'BOOL  616.890092 Byr/Sct  AVAILABLE
Description 311 pages ; 24 cm
Summary Tanya Byron shares powerful stories inspired by her years of training as a clinical psychologist. The Skeleton Cupboard is Professor Tanya Byron's account of her years of training as a clinical psychologist, when trainees find themselves in the toughest placements of their careers. Through the eyes of her naive and inexperienced younger self, Tanya shares remarkable stories inspired by the people she had the privilege to treat. Gripping, poignant and full of daring black humour, this book reveals the frightening and challenging induction faced by all mental health staff and highlights their incredible commitment to their patients. Powerfully moving and beautifully written, The Skeleton Cupboard shares the tales of ordinary people with an amazing resilience to the challenges of life
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Audience Adult
Subject Byron, Tanya -- Career in clinical psychology
Byron, Tanya, author -- Career in clinical psychology
Clinical psychologists -- Anecdotes.
Clinical psychology -- Practice -- Anecdotes.
Clinical psychology -- Practice -- Case studies.
Clinical psychology -- Practice.
Clinical psychology -- Great Britain -- Case studies.
Clinical psychology.
Psychology, Clinical.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Case studies.
ISBN 1447261666 (hardback)
9781447261667 (hardback)