That Was When People Started to Worry : Windows into Unwell Minds, Hardback Book

That Was When People Started to Worry : Windows into Unwell Minds Hardback


`In the waiting room, I see a lot of people who I could tell had real, serious Problems.

They deserve to be here. I don't. I'm a fraud. A lazy wreck seeking an excuse for her incompetence.

I'm useless.' Abby, 24Having conducted over 100 hours of interviews with 60 British women aged 16-25, Nancy Tucker - the author of The Time In Between, an `astonishingly good' (Sunday Times) memoir of a life consumed by eating disorders - explores what it's like to suffer from serious mental illness as a young woman.

With raw honesty, sensitivity and humour, That Was When People Started to Worry examines real experiences of anxiety, self-harm, borderline personality disorder, OCD, binge eating disorder, PTSD and dissociative identity disorder. Giving a voice to those like Abby who can't speak out themselves, Tucker presents a unique window into the day-to-day trials of living with an unwell mind.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Psychology
  • ISBN: 9781785782930



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