review Shrink RapA little bit sluggish to get through from start to finish so skipped around a bit Some parts were off for example the explanations about commitment are something that can vary greatly epending on state but overall ok introduction to The World in the Curl different sorts of patients and how psychiatrists work inifferent situations I thought this would be a in epth exploration of psychiatrists and how they approach certain problems Instead it reads like a high school level class on what psychiatry actually is There was nothing insightful in the
Book The Only PeopleThe only people can imagine getting use out of this book would be those who
Think They Might Want To See A Psychiatrist But Knowthey might want to see a psychiatrist but know about it and want to learn or maybe family members of people seeing psychiatrists who know nothing about it It was not useful or interesting to me at all Shrink Rap Three Psychiatrists Explain Their Work is a guide book to modern psychiatry With the help of fictions patients the three authors paint a portrait of psychiatric work in many situations Beginning with what to expect when getting help the authors cover the personal situations of help What an evaluation encompasses what the psychiatric system is like why people seek care and psychotropic medications In the latter part of
the book the authors address ifferent work places that psychiatrists see patients what happens ifbook the authors address A Personal Influence different work places that psychiatrists see patients what happens if goes wrong how psychiatry operates within the prison system the hospital system and legal systems The business of psychiatry andisagreements in the field are also mentioned before ending with the future of psychiatry I thought this book had a lot to offer and provided me with information I wasn t even aware of It is a guide and a bit Americas First City dryly written but also very readable I won t rate it since I m a co author on the book but Io appreciate the comments on GoodReads about Shrink Rap Readers would know this but we Bone Mountain (Inspector Shan, do have a blog called Shrink Rap where you can continue the conversation on many of these topics many of our posts haveozens of comments In addition if you prefer audio we have sixty some podcasts on My Three Shrinks also on iTunes w50 reviewsFinally a couple of good give backs to the Good Readers We have made available the list of Suggested Readings from our book HERE And here is an annotated list of Our Readers List of Best Shrinky BooksThank youSteve Daviss MD In Shrink Rap three MD s involved in the psychology industry Dinah Miller Annette Hanson and Steven Roy Daviss explore the modern landscape of iagnostic criteria treatment the path to recovery and much through this guide to the industry The book alternates between stories of ifferent patients intended to portray Charity Girl different situations and their solutions Chapters cover topics like theecision to get h Shrink Rap Three Psychiatrists Explain Their Work by Dinah Miller MD Annette Hanson M D and Steven Roy Daviss M D explain the way psychiatrists perform their jobs They give Alipio detailed explanations of the process and example of possible scenarios to illustrate the various aspects of psychiatry Written for the layman to understand the process. Finally a book that explains everything you ever wanted to know about psychiatryIn Shrink Rap three psychiatrists fromifferent specialties provide frank answers to uestions such as What is psychotherapy how Seducing Ingrid Bergman does it work and whyon't all psychiatrists o it When are medications helpful What happens on a psychiatric unit Can Prozac make people suicidal Why o many octors not like Xana. The book still calls for the reader
to pay close attention in order to internalize all the nuances included While the psychiatrists on tpay close attention in order to internalize all the nuances included While the psychiatrists Scandalous (Playing with Fire don t agree they reflect the myriadifferences throughout the psychiatric community They Brute Force (Nick Stone, discuss talk therapy medicinal treatment hospitalization outpatient care and treatment within the legal system in enoughepth to Beautiful Breasts Pictures demystify psychiatry for most readers Still the bookoes reuire a certain level of knowledge to
"Fully Assimilate The Material "assimilate the material Rap is a book the reader should plan to spend some time reading and studying It is filled with a lot of useful information Shrink Rap will make a terrific reference book for anyone who needs mental health care or knows someone who needs mental health as it seeks to remove the stigma often attached to mental illness that keeps people from seeking the care they need The authors provide a well written well informed and interesting look at the mental health care system in Shrink Rap As a medical interpreter I relay what was said in one language in another so technically I only have to grok the words However it helps if I know what the speakers are thinking and why they say the things they o In many cases the patient s thoughts are simple OW Ow ow ow ow ow a little help here In acute cases the uestions make sense You have a fever ache and chills have you been in contact with anyone who has the flu The one specialty that tends to throw me off though is psychiatry uestions seem to come out of left field and I have no idea what s going on in the octor s headLuckily the three When You Look Up doctors who wrote this book have my back They each have aifferent area of expertise hospital psychiatry forensic psychiatry and psychotherapy and
Their Combined Depth Of Knowledge Is Evidentcombined The Vampire Next Door (Strange Neighbors, depth of knowledge is evident awesome We re shown scenarios with fictitious patients explaining why the also fictitiousoctors ask the uestions they Any Girl Can Be a CandyKiss Girl! / Tea with the Birds / The G-SUS Gene do when and why certain medications should be avoided and what they hope the patient will achieve via treatment This look inside psychiatrists heads was invaluable for me I was able to think about cases I m familiar with and finally realize why a certain medication was stopped or why theoctor asked a seemingly unrelated uestion I have yet to interpret in an institutional setting but I now feel much prepared to tackle a jail or involuntary hospitalization assignment The legal system is Scandal! different where I am of course but the basic tenants of treatment remain the sameIn a similar vein there is a lot ofiscussion about how psychiatrists are reimbursed and how this or that insurance authorizes treatment It isn t relevant to me and things have probably changed under the Affordable Care Act but it s still interestingThe writing is clear and easy to follow striking a balance between jargon and a general writing style If you have some kind of contact with mental health professionals like me or an interest in the area you ll love Shrink Rap I m not sure I would push it on friends not into medical non fiction though give them some Mary Roach first I m not sure I m the intended audience for this book but. X Why The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel do we have an insanityefense Why Pilgrimage (1920) do people confess to crimes theyidn't commitBased on the authors' hugely popular blog and podcast series this book is for patients and everyone else who is curious about how psychiatrists work Using compelling patient vignettes Shrink Rap explains how psychiatrists think about and address the problems they encounter from the mundane how much to.