Change Your Mind…

A journey into the heartland of psychiatry.

This book debunks myths, challenges assumptions and offers fresh insight into what it means to be mentally ill.

And what it means to be human.

‘Absolutely blew me away… I cannot think of another book in the field that would come close to this. In my opinion it is an essential read for those in the mental health arena'

Jo Brand

Winner Of

THE BIG ANXIETY PRIZE 2019

A SUNDAY TIMES 'BOOK OF THE YEAR' 2019

LONGLISTED FOR THE RATHBONES FOLIO PRIZE 2020

‘Absolutely blew me away… I cannot think of another book in the field that would come close to this. In my opinion it is an essential read for those in the mental health arena'

Jo Brand

‘A truly important book. Radically open-hearted and vitally open-minded. Read it, and share it, and talk about it.’

Max Porter

'A brilliant, beautiful and bold book. It is illuminating and empathetic and needs to be read by all'

Bryony Gordon

‘A hard-hitting and thoughtful account of contemporary mental-health practices'

The Sunday Times

'A book that everyone should read... upsetting, entertaining and fascinating.'

The Observer

'Filer does a brilliant job of bringing order and humanity to a seemingly chaotic scene'

Literary Review

'Genuinely deal-changing'

Caitlin Moran

‘At once conversational, confiding and challenging… helps us open our minds to new ways of thinking about mental health, about each other, and about our own selves’

The Bookseller

‘A gripping, exhilarating read… dazzlingly rendered’

The Guardian