The Man with One Shoe

Survival and Recovery: Living Beyond a Serious Mental Diagnosis

by Christopher Cox

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 10/31/2017

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 108
ISBN : 9781504390521
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 108
ISBN : 9781504390545
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 108
ISBN : 9781504390538

About the Book

From the first step inside a psychiatric hospital at the age of twenty-eight to his current stage in recovery, Chris takes the reader on a journey that too many have endured but few have written about to this degree of insight—from mania to the depths of depression and ending up in recovery to the point of reengaging his community as a peer counselor in mental health systems.

About the Author

Chris writes from experiencing over 30 years inside mental health systems as diagnosed with a serious mental illness and gives an in depth account of his treatment (or lack of). His recovery from disability (SSDI) to full time employment as a Peer Counselor working in the systems he survived.