Author:Michelle Vasiliu


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My Happy Sad Mummy

By: Michelle Vasiliu

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Jojo Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 000536

ISBN: 0987358596

Condition: New

My Happy Sad Mummy is an engaging and sensitive picture book. It fills a major gap: explaining to a young child the impact on a parent of a major mental illness such as bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder affects between 1- 2% of the population and can affect young parents in particular as it usually begins in late adolescence. Vasiliu draws from her own experience of bipolar disorder, cleverly and humorously portraying the emotional rollercoaster of this illness, as a young child might perceive it. Using easily understandable images and words, we see 'mummy' through the eyes of the child, an... View more info