Mystery of psychiatry explored in new book ‘The Psychiatrists of Phoenix Street’

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Psychiatrist, author Michael Segal retells human experiences as reflected in his professional practice.

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His curiosity towards the workings of the human mind coupled with the exciting profession that he has propelled psychiatrist and author Michael Segal to narrate the experiences of the “The Psychiatrists of Phoenix Street” (published by Xlibris AU).

Within his book, Segal details the real, different, strange and tragic or humoristic stories that he had come across during the course of his 25 years of psychiatric professional practice. The colorful and varied stories illustrate how anybody can understand the human soul either with or without a medical degree. Although the approach is professional, the tales told are all for everybody.

Baring the vulnerability and strength in every human being, this account makes for a very clear reflection of the different human emotions and challenges they have to undergo in life. Insightful as it is reflective, “The Psychiatrists of Phoenix Street” is one apt tool in configuring the complexity of humans, and life in general.

“The Psychiatrists of Phoenix Street”
By Michael Segal
Hardcover | 6 x 9in | 210 pages | ISBN 9781499034035
Softcover | 6 x 9in | 210 pages | ISBN 9781499034028
E-Book | 210 pages | ISBN 9781499034073
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Michael Segal was born in Bucharest, Romania, in 1957. He graduated from the Bucharest faculty of medicine (MD) in 1985, and one year later, immigrated to Israel. He is married to Rodica and a father to their son named Ariel, a student in economics at Haifa University. Segal finished his residence in psychiatry in 1995. He is currently the head of a psychiatric ward in Sha'ar Menashe Mental Health Hospital, somewhere in the middle of the road between Haifa and Tel Aviv, Israel. He published papers in the field of clinical psychiatry, and his first book published in Romanian, "Psihiatrii de pe strada Fenix," was considered a great success.

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