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  1. Chronic Disorders and the Family

    By Froma Walsh, Carol M Anderson

    Here are the most recent developments in clinical research and theory on the role of the family in understanding and treating chronic mental and physical illnesses. Internationally respected scholars and psychotherapists present comprehensive and authoritative information vital to professionals who...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Routledge

  2. Aging at Home

    How the Elderly Adjust Their Housing Without Moving

    By Raymond Struyk, Harold Katsura

    This vital book reports the significant findings of a research project designed to fill the void in the existing knowledge about the incidence of housing adjustments among the elderly and the factors causing them. The sharp increase in the number of elderly in the United States in the years ahead...

    Published November 23rd 1988 by Routledge

  3. Women and Sex Therapy

    Closing the Circle of Sexual Knowledge

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum

    Outstanding feminist scholars present seldom discussed women’s views of sexuality. In the past, there has been little feminist discussion among sexuality professionals and between feminist therapists and sex therapists. The valuable ideas expressed by the contributors to this book are aimed at...

    Published November 22nd 1988 by Routledge

  4. Black Families In Crisis

    The Middle Class

    Edited by Alice F. Coner-Edwards, Jeanne Spurlock

    First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 1st 1988 by Routledge

  5. Pets and Mental Health

    By Odean Cusack

    This fascinating new book addresses the most recent research and provocative findings on the use of pets in mental health therapy. The historical basis of using pets in therapy is reviewed, and numerous examples are provided of results incurred from prescribing pets to disabled, lonely,...

    Published November 1st 1988 by Routledge

  6. Decade of the Plague

    The Sociopsychological Ramifications of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    By Margaret R Rodway, Marianne Wright

    Social workers, counselors, and health care professionals will be challenged by this thorough presentation of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). The contributing authors contend that in the immediate future, education, not medicine will be the single most important weapon in stemming the spread...

    Published October 18th 1988 by Routledge

  7. Making Chaplaincy Work

    Practical Approaches

    By Laurel A Burton

    With compassion and commitment, practicing chaplains draw on a wide range of professional experiences and discuss principles, themes, and guidelines that have enhanced their ministries. These practical and successful approaches are aimed at helping others face the daily professional challenges of...

    Published October 13th 1988 by Routledge

  8. Psychotherapy and the Bored Patient

    By E Mark Stern

    The specific guidelines to the clinical management of the bored or boring patient--offered in this provocative book--will be valuable to all psychotherapists. Contributors discuss the fascinating theories and therapies of boredom--why it is both a necessity and an obstacle to a person’s development...

    Published October 11th 1988 by Routledge

  9. Handbook for Beginning Mental Health Researchers

    By Charlotte Sanborn

    In fulfilling the need for a beginner's manual in mental health research, the authors have written an insightful exposition of the fundamental factors essential to good research. This articulately written manual teaches how to formulate a clear hypothesis, select a representative population,...

    Published October 11th 1988 by Routledge

  10. The Psychopathology of Everyday Racism and Sexism

    By Lenora Fulani

    In this enlightening book, women of color eloquently and honestly articulate the impact of racism, sexism, and poverty on their personal lives and on the histories of their people. They express anger at the failure of traditional psychiatry and psychology--which tend to advocate assimilation,...

    Published October 11th 1988 by Routledge