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The Resource When someone you love has a mental illness : a handbook for family, friends, and caregivers, Rebecca Woolis ; foreword by Agnes B. Hatfield

When someone you love has a mental illness : a handbook for family, friends, and caregivers, Rebecca Woolis ; foreword by Agnes B. Hatfield

Label
When someone you love has a mental illness : a handbook for family, friends, and caregivers
Title
When someone you love has a mental illness
Title remainder
a handbook for family, friends, and caregivers
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Woolis ; foreword by Agnes B. Hatfield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Addresses some common misbeliefs about mental illness, and provides information designed to help relatives and friends understand and deal with the symptoms, and behaviors associated with mental illness
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woolis, Rebecca
Dewey number
362.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
Label
When someone you love has a mental illness : a handbook for family, friends, and caregivers, Rebecca Woolis ; foreword by Agnes B. Hatfield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The World of Mental Illness -- 2. Understanding Treatments and the Course of Mental Illness -- 3. Essential Skills for Getting Along With People With Mental Illness -- 4. Handling the Basic Symptoms -- Hallucinations, Delusions, and Confused Thinking -- and Minimizing Relapses -- 5. Managing More Severe Symptoms and Problems: Bizarre Behavior, Violence, Substance Abuse, and Suicide -- 6. Coping With Your Own Feelings -- 7. Balancing Family Needs With the Patient's Needs -- 8. Working With Mental-Health Professionals and Choosing Facilities -- 9. Dealing With Practical Matters: Housing, Jobs, Money, and Stigma -- Appendix: Medications
Control code
249334
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First J.P. Tarcher/Perigee edition.
Extent
xxiii, 232 pages
Isbn
9780874776959
Lccn
92007069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780874776959
  • (OCoLC)25367766
Label
When someone you love has a mental illness : a handbook for family, friends, and caregivers, Rebecca Woolis ; foreword by Agnes B. Hatfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The World of Mental Illness -- 2. Understanding Treatments and the Course of Mental Illness -- 3. Essential Skills for Getting Along With People With Mental Illness -- 4. Handling the Basic Symptoms -- Hallucinations, Delusions, and Confused Thinking -- and Minimizing Relapses -- 5. Managing More Severe Symptoms and Problems: Bizarre Behavior, Violence, Substance Abuse, and Suicide -- 6. Coping With Your Own Feelings -- 7. Balancing Family Needs With the Patient's Needs -- 8. Working With Mental-Health Professionals and Choosing Facilities -- 9. Dealing With Practical Matters: Housing, Jobs, Money, and Stigma -- Appendix: Medications
Control code
249334
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First J.P. Tarcher/Perigee edition.
Extent
xxiii, 232 pages
Isbn
9780874776959
Lccn
92007069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780874776959
  • (OCoLC)25367766

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