The Female Brain is a thought-provoking, accessible and fun guide that will help women to better understand themselves and the men in their lives.
Dr Louanne Brizendine is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and director of the Women's Mood and Hormone Clinic at the University of California. She has more than three decades of experience as a physician, psychiatrist, psychopharmacologist and has studied the female brain for the past 20 years. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and son.
It's all in our heads: clinical psychiatry professor Brizendine, founder of the Women's Mood and Hormone Clinic, explains the distinctive workings of the female brain. Copyright 2006 Reed Business Information.
"Finally, a satisfying answer to Freud's question: what does a
woman want? Louann Brizendine has done a great favour for every man
who wants to understand the puzzling women in his life. A breezy
and enlightening guide to women - and a must-read for men" --
Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence
"Sassy, witty, reassuring and great fun. All women and the men who love them, should read this book" -- Christiane Northrup, author of Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom
"Timely, insightful, readable and an altogether magnificent book" -- Sarah Hardy, author of Mother Nature
"An eye-opening account of the biological foundations of human behaviour. Destined to become a classic..." -- Marilyn Yalom, author of A History of the Wife
"Ranging from sex to breast-feeding, fights to teenage girls, Brizendine communicates in a fresh, engaging style, explaining the structure of the brain, which determines women's thoughts, values and communication skills. A fantastic guide from a heavyweight academic." * Good Book Guide *