The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness

The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through MadnessThe Center Cannot Hold Saks managed to achieve both professional and personal success in spite of being diagnosed as schizophrenic and given a “grave” prognosis. In this memoir, she frankly and movingly discusses the disease, and the treatments that helped her to cope and thrive….

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The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness

The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through MadnessElyn R. Saks is an esteemed professor, lawyer, and psychiatrist and is the Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology, Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California Law School, yet she has suffered from schizophrenia for most of her life, and still has ongoing major episodes of the illness. THE CENTER CANNOT HOLD is the eloquent, moving story of Elyn’s life, from the first time that she heard voices speaking to her as a young teenager, to attempted suicides in …

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The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness

The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through MadnessThe Center Cannot Hold Saks managed to achieve both professional and personal success in spite of being diagnosed as schizophrenic and given a grave prognosis. In this memoir, she frankly and movingly discusses the disease, and the treatments that helped her to cope and thrive. Full description…

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