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Psychiatric treatment is a private experience cloakedin confidentiality and, often for the outsider, mystery.Too rarely, the insiders—psychiatrist or patient—reveal theessentials of how the psychiatric treatment process works.Solving Psychiatric Puzzles by V. Sagar Sethi revealsthrough the stories of his patients over the last 15 years ofpractice the process by which he has assessed and treatedthem.