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In a House of Dreams and Glass

Becoming a Psychiatrist

About The Book

From Simon & Schuster, In a House of Dreams and Glass recounts in dramatic detail the true story of a young psychiatrist's grueling training.

Even as it illustrates the controversies and questions of psychiatry, ultimately In a House of Dreams and Glass is the story of a young doctor struggling to help patients in the face of sometimes harsh hospital bureaucracy, an overworked hospital staff and doctors, and the patients' own mental demons.

About The Author

Robert Klitzman is a Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Columbia University where he is the director of the Masters of Bioethics Program.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster (July 18, 2010)
  • Length: 368 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781451613650

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