The Encyclopedia of Mental Health

The Encyclopedia of Mental Health

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Baker & Taylor
Covers depression, suicide, domestic violence, social issues, medications, compulsions, and therapies.

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In the second edition, Kahn, co-author of over ten books on mental health and related areas, and Fawcett (psychiatry, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center) have added many articles relating to contemporary challenges to good mental health, including the workplace, family and martial relationships, domestic violence, sexual concerns, lifestyle choices, everyday sources of stress, coping with chronic illness, and aging. The level is suitable for educated lay readers. The cross-referencing is extensive. The first edition was published in 1993. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : Facts on File, c2001
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780816040629
Branch Call Number: R 616.89 KAH
Characteristics: xi, 468 p. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Fawcett, Jan 1934-


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