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Jamison, Kay Redfield, Ph.D.

Dr. Kay Redfield Jamison

Dalio Family Professor in Mood Disorders
Co-Director, Mood Disorders Center

Main Office Address

Meyer 3-181
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 North Wolfe St.
Baltimore, MD 21287




University of California - Los Angeles



University of California - Los Angeles



University of California - Los Angeles



University of California - Los Angeles


Clinical Psychology Internship

UCLA - Neuropsychiatric Institute

Professional Interests

  • Mood disorders
  • Suicide
  • Creativity and temperament

Click here for Kay Redfield Jamison's Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications

Goodwin, F. K. and Jamison, K. R. Manic-Depressive Illness.  New York:  Oxford University Press, 1990.  (Manic-Depressive Illness: Bipolar Disorders and Recurrent Depression).  Second edition, 2007.

Jamison, K. R. Touched With Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artisti Temperament.  New York:  Free Press (Macmillan), 1993.

Jamison, K. R. An Unquiet Mind.  New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. (Translated into 25 languages).

Jamision, K. R. Night Falls Fast: Understanding Suicide. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999.  (Translated into 15 languages).

Jamison, K. R. Exuberance: The Passion for Life.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.

Jamison, K. R. Nothing Was the Same:  A Memoir.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.



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