Psychobabble and Snake Oil front cover

Psychobabble and Snake Oil (Paperback)

Henry Bladon (author), Marcel Herms (artist)

72 pages / published 18.05.2020

13 GBP (includes free postage worldwide)


This book is a collection of poems about mental health in collaboration with the artwork of Dutch artist Marcel Herms.

The collection seeks to highlight the hyperbole that has always existed in psychiatry. It also looks at the nature of suffering and offers thoughts and reflections on a number of experiences.


  • Henry Bladon is a writer, poet and mental health essayist based in Somerset in the UK.

  • Marcel Herms ( is an artist from Deventer in the Netherlands.



Coming soon!