E. Fuller Torrey, M.D. is a clinical and reserach psychiatrist specializing in schizophrenia. He has served as a special assistant to the Director of the National Institute of Mental Health and is the author and editor of fifteen books, including The Roots of Treason: Ezra Pound and the Secret of St. Elizabeth's, which was nominated by the National Books Critics Circle as one of the five best biographies of 1983. He has lectured extensively and has appeared on Oprah, 60 Minutes, and 20/20. Dr. Torrey lives in the Washington, DC area.
"A comprehensive, realistic, and compassionate approach...Should be
of tremendous value to anyone who must confront these questions."
-- Psychology Times
"Brilliant.... There is no one writing on psychology today whom I would rather read." -- Los Angeles Times
"[Torrey] is comprehensive in his coverage of topics and thorough in his discussion." -- NAMI Advocate