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  1. Spirituality and Chemical Dependency

    By Robert J Kus

    Spirituality and Chemical Dependency shares current thinking on how spirituality is used in recovery from alcoholism and other forms of chemical dependency. The 12-Step programs have been the most successful form of treatment thus far; you will find the insight in this book to be revealing as to...

    Published February 21st 1996 by Routledge

  2. Sexual Abuse And Eating Disorders

    Edited by Mark F. Schwartz, Leigh Cohn

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 1st 1996 by Routledge

  3. Legal and Healthcare Ethics for the Elderly

    By George P. Smith 2nd

    Increasingly, legislators at the state and federal levels of government are forced to evaluate and act upon the unique problems presented by an aging American public. A domino effect has occurred, evoking concern in educational circles to deal with the varied, complex issues associated with the "...

    Published January 1st 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Cognitive-Behavioural Interventions with Psychotic Disorders

    Edited by Gillian Haddock, Peter D. Slade

    Traditionally, people with psychotic symptoms have been treated with anti-psychotic or neuroleptic drugs. While this approach is beneficial to a number of people, there are many for whom it is problematic. Recent recognition of these problems has led to the development of effective complementary...

    Published December 14th 1995 by Routledge

  5. Sexual Assault and Abuse

    Sociocultural Context of Prevention

    By Robert E Hess, Carolyn F Swift

    Prevention of a chronic societal problem such as sexual victimization requires looking beyond individuals to the systemic factors that maintain the problem. Sexual Assault and Abuse addresses the need to change social and cultural beliefs and practices that permit the sexual victimization of women...

    Published December 7th 1995 by Routledge

  6. Cultural Resistance

    Challenging Beliefs About Men, Women, and Therapy

    By Kaethe Weingarten

    In everyday life--in relationships, in various institutions, in texts--cultural premises influence and sometimes limit individuals’thoughts, actions, and ideas. Cultural Resistance: Challenging Beliefs About Men, Women, and Therapy analyzes cultural constraints and encourages therapists,...

    Published November 27th 1995 by Routledge

  7. Anorexic Bodies

    A Feminist and Sociological Perspective on Anorexia Nervosa

    By Morag MacSween, Morag Macsween

    This book explores the ways in which anorexic women use their eating to control their bodies. It argues that the female body in modern Western culture is understood as open and accessible and female appetite as dangerous and voracious. Anorexia attempts to resist both these constructions in the...

    Published November 2nd 1995 by Routledge

  8. Eating Disorders and Magical Control of the Body

    Treatment Through Art Therapy

    By Mary Levens

    People with eating disorders often make desparate attempts to exert magical control over their bodies in response to the threats they experienced in relationships. Mary Levens takes the reader into the realm of magical thinking and its effect on ideas about eating and the body through a sensitive...

    Published September 28th 1995 by Routledge

  9. Anorexia Nervosa

    Patient's Log Book

    By Professor A H Crisp, A.H. Crisp

    This log book brings together the in-patient version originally designed by Professor Arthur Crisp and Dr Kingsley Norton for use by people undergoing treatment in the Anorexia Nervosa Unit at Atkinson Morley's Hosptial, and the out-patient version published by Professor Crisp in 1993. The latter...

    Published August 30th 1995 by Psychology Press

  10. Prevention Practice in Substance Abuse

    By Carl G Leukefeld, Richard R Clayton

    Here is helpful information about joint activities for prevention researchers and practitioners. Prevention Practice in Substance Abuse provides cutting-edge information related to prevention research and practice. Too frequently, researchers and practitioners do not communicate from a basic...

    Published August 9th 1995 by Routledge