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Book Reviews

MC

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 "By far this is the best book I have ever read. A must read for all. Especially for those who have a child, family member or friend that is trying to cope with mental illness alone due to lack of resources. The book covers the trials, tribulations and unfortunate tragedy of a loving family trying to navigate a much broken mental Heath system as they seek help for their son."

RW

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It opened my eyes to how much the Becker family went through.  How FAILED our mental health care system is.  Joan did give some resources which I feel are helpful.  I have passed the book on to another person I believe will benefit from reading the book.  I would highly recommend this book. 

Brent

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The book reveals the inner workings of life, illness, and God!  I couldn't have more respect and appreciation for what they (and family and friends) went through and continue to today.  I also have a deep respect for Jan Thomas' reaction and support.  Joan...incredible book!  Thank you for sharing!  XOXO. God's peace and love to all of you! 

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