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Till the Break of Day: A History of Mental Health Services in Singapore, 1841-1993

Author:
Yeong, Ng Beng

ISBN:
978 981 4722 40 7
Format:
Paperback
Pages:
340
List price(s):
34.00 USD
32.50 GBP
37.00 EUR

Publication date:
30 July 2017

Short description: 

Documents the development of psychiatry in Singapore from its humble beginnings in the British colonial period. It should be of interest to health professionals, medical students, historians interested in the development of medicine and psychiatry and members of the public with some basic understanding of psychiatry and psychology.

Full description: 

This book documents the development of psychiatry in Singapore since its humble beginnings in the British colonial period. It should be of interest to health professionals, medical students, historians interested in the development of medicine and psychiatry and even members of the public with some basic understanding of psychiatry and psychology. Relatives and caregivers of psychiatric patients would also find the information furnished in this book enlightening.

Biography: 

Ng Beng Yeong is the founding President of College of Psychiatrists, Academy of Medicine, Singapore. He was formerly Head of Department, Psychiatry, Singapore General Hospital (2006-2015) and President of Singapore Sleep Society (2006-2008).

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