Reviews

  • Engrossing and enlightening . . . Leader is as much a philosopher as a psychoanalyst

    Metro
  • Fascinating, humane and timely . . . Leader forces us to rethink our assumptions about 'mental health' with a formidable grasp of psychiatric history and a storyteller's flair for detail

    Lisa Appignanesi, New Statesman
  • Witty, probing . . . A myth-busting diagnosis of the method in our madness

    Independent
  • Wonderful

    Bookseller
  • [Says] something that very much needs to be said

    Irish Times