Ten Books That Deal With Mental Illness
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Ten Books That Deal With Mental Illness

According to the Mayo Clinic, mental illness: “refers to a wide range of mental health conditions — disorders that affect your mood, thinking and behavior.” This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is to  “Celebrate Diversity/Diverse Characters”. And so I chose storylines near and dear to my heart, mental illness. Having worked with children with special needs and having … Continue reading

600 Hours of Edward  by: Craig Lancaster
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600 Hours of Edward by: Craig Lancaster

A thirty-nine-year-old with Asperger’s syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder, Edward Stanton lives alone on a rigid schedule in the Montana town where he grew up. His carefully constructed routine includes tracking his most common waking time (7:38 a.m.), refusing to start his therapy sessions even a minute before the appointed hour (10:00 a.m.), and watching one … Continue reading