Psychopathology

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About Face

Edited by Douglas Gosse

About Face: Essays on Addictions, Recovery, Therapies, and Controversies seeks to broaden the conversation around addiction in Canada. Featuring essays by a diverse group of writers, About Face delves into the major categories of addiction: drugs, alcohol, sex, pornography, ... Read more

From Cell to Sanity

By Paul Lapointe

For almost fifty years Paul LaPointe wondered what was wrong with him while he struggled with the consequences of undiagnosed bi-polar disorder. He lost relationships, lived a life of extremes and cycled in and out of jail as a result of his bizarre behaviour. While his memoir, ... Read more

Kid Rex

By Laura Moisin

After knowing friends with anorexia and being baffled by their behavior, Laura Moisin suddenly found herself prone to the same disease?not eating at all and going weeks at a time consuming nothing but water and the occasional black coffee. Deceiving therapists by misleading ... Read more

Snow Bodies

By Elizabeth Hudson

From her own harrowing experience Hudson graphically renders the deadly underbelly of society and her descent into the abyss of drug addiction and prostitution. In direct prose, without fear, shame or explanation, and without imposing hindsight or societal values onto her narrative, ... Read more