Resilience: two sisters and a story of mental illness

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"When the Close sisters were very young, their parents joined a cult called the MRA, or Moral Rearmament. The family was suddenly uprooted to a cult school in Switzerland and, ultimately, to the Belgian Congo ... Shortly after the girls returned to the US for boarding school, Jessie first started to exhibit symptoms of severe bipolar disorder, ... [embarking] on a series of destructive marriages as the condition worsened. Glenn was always by her side, going so far as to adopt Jessie's daughter when Jessie was abandoned by the child's father ... Fifteen years and twelve years of sobriety later, Jessie is a stable and productive member of society. Glenn continues to be the major support in Jessie's life"--
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subject_facet BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs, BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women, Close, Glenn, -- 1947-, Close, Jessie, FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Siblings, MEDICAL / Mental Health, Manic-depressive illness, Mentally ill -- Family relationships, PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health, PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Bipolar Disorder, Psychoses, Sisters
title_display Resilience : two sisters and a story of mental illness
title_full Resilience : two sisters and a story of mental illness / Jessie Close with Pete Earley, Resilience : two sisters and a story of mental illness [electronic resource] / Jessie Close, with Pete Earley, Resilience Two Sisters and a Story of Mental Illness
title_short Resilience :
title_sub two sisters and a story of mental illness
topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Close, Glenn, Close, Jessie, FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Siblings, Family relationships, MEDICAL / Mental Health, Manic-depressive illness, Mentally ill, Nonfiction, Psychology, Psychoses, Sisters