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Serious Mental Illness

A Family Affair (Overcoming Common Problems Series)

by Gwen Howe

  • 391 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Sheldon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coping with illness,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Psychology,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Health & Fitness / Diseases / General,
  • Diseases - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9414802M
    ISBN 100859697525
    ISBN 109780859697521


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She has published a number of papers in peer reviewed journals, book chapters, and books, including Back to Life, Back to Normality: Cognitive Therapy, Recovery and. The Task Force on Serious Mental Illness and Severe Emotional Disturbance (TFSMI/SED) was established in by the APA Council of Representatives.

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