The Skeleton Cupboard: The making of a clinical psychologist (Paperback)Tanya Byron (author)
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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.
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 228 g
Dimensions: 196 x 129 x 20 mm
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“A Fascinating Read !”
Professor Tanya Byron writes about her early days when she is in training as a clinical psychologist and the work placements she goes to during this time.
Found this a fascinating read as it is interesting to see how... More
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