The Heartland

Finding and Losing Schizophrenia

Ranked #29 in Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia: whether it's the associations it conjures or the people it brings to mind, it is a word we all have a view on. How we perceive it—and how we treat people living with it—is at the core of how we understand mental health. But what do we really know? How much time do we spend listening? Do we truly comprehend this complex and often contradictory diagnosis?

In The Heartland , Nathan Filer, mental-health nurse and award-winning writer, takes us on a journey into the psychiatric wards he once worked on. He also invites us to spend time with world-leading experts,...

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Matt Haig Read Nathan's book. It's great. (Source)

Matt Haig Read Nathan's book. It's great. (Source)

Suzi Gage Ooh look - @nathanfiler's brilliant book in Liverpool airport's WH Smiths! (Source)

The Mental Elf DON'T MISS THIS! @nathanfiler's new book "The Heartland: Finding and Losing Schizophrenia" is out next month. It's amazing! If you want to meet him in person, he'll be in Bath, Hay-on-Wye, London, Nottingham, Dalkey, Bristol & Brighton! (Source)

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