Essays Tagged: "Kay Redfield Jamison"

Bipolar disorder

is clear that those with this disorder are unable to survive in the social and professional world. Kay Redfield Jamison, Ph. D. describes his personal experience with bipolar disorder:"Manic-depressi ...

(6 pages) 197 5 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Bipolar I Disorder: A Cycle of Mania and Suicidal Depression

I Disorder: A Cycle of Mania and Suicidal DepressionAn Unquiet Mind: A memoir of Moods and Madness, Kay Redfield Jamison (1995) gives a clear look into her experience with bipolar I disorder; the wond ... (Nevid et al., 2013).I learned a significant amount of details and feelings from the perspective of Kay Redfield Jamison's memoir. I was able to see through her eyes what it feels like to suffer from ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

This research paper discusses the link between creativity and mood disorders.

inadequate. To fill this investigative void, Ruth Richards and Dennis Kinney, Nancy Andreasen, and Kay Jamison developed studies to examine the link between creativity and mood disorders more complet ... gnificantly higher on creativity than all the control subjects combined (Richards and Kinney, 1987).Kay Jamison intended to fill any gaps in these studies with her 1995 analysis of British writers and ...

(5 pages) 155 0 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders