Coupon
Brooklyn Zoo : The Education of a Psychotherapist
by Darcy Lockman


Overview -

In her eye-opening, ruthlessly honest account, Darcy Lockman shares the stress, frustratation, and exhilaration of her clinical training as a psychologist in the midst of institutional dysfunction at Brooklyn's Kings County Hospital.
After leaving her career in magazine journalism to become a psychotherapist, Darcy Lockman confronted a slew of challenges including numerous troubling cases, struggles to provide the poor and chronically ill with adequate care, and the general and sometimes humorous indignities of being a trainee in any field.  Read more...


 
Paperback
  • $15.95
Sorry: This item is not currently available.

Free Shipping is not available for this item.
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 12 copies from $5.71
 
Download

This item is available only to U.S. billing addresses.
 
 
 

More About Brooklyn Zoo by Darcy Lockman
 
 
 
Overview

In her eye-opening, ruthlessly honest account, Darcy Lockman shares the stress, frustratation, and exhilaration of her clinical training as a psychologist in the midst of institutional dysfunction at Brooklyn's Kings County Hospital.
After leaving her career in magazine journalism to become a psychotherapist, Darcy Lockman confronted a slew of challenges including numerous troubling cases, struggles to provide the poor and chronically ill with adequate care, and the general and sometimes humorous indignities of being a trainee in any field. This compelling memoir will by turns deeply move, shock, and enrage you. Hope is not lost though, and "Brooklyn Zoo" introduces us to the many smart people currently trying to fix the mental health-care system, enhancing our understanding of what psychologists can make possible through their work.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780307742520
  • ISBN-10: 0307742520
  • Publisher: Vintage Books
  • Publish Date: April 2013
  • Page Count: 306
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5.16 x 0.72 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.54 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Biography & Autobiography > Personal Memoirs
Books > Biography & Autobiography > Social Scientists & Psychologists
Books > Medical > Psychiatry - General

 
BAM Customer Reviews