The Encyclopedia of Mental Health

The Encyclopedia of Mental Health

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According to the National Center for Health Statistics, mental health disorders led to more than 40 million doctor visits and 2 million emergency room visits in 2002.""The Encyclopedia of Mental Health, Third Edition"" is a revised and updated A-to-Z reference covering all aspects of general mental health topics. This accessible guide sorts through a maze of professional jargon to provide incisive definitions of theories, syndromes, symptoms, treatments, and contemporary issues, in language that everyone can understand, bringing readers the most up-to-date information on this subject. Presenting more than 2,000 new and updated entries with approximately 70,000 words of new text, this volume is the perfect resource for anyone dealing with this mental disorder.
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, c2008
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9780816064540
Branch Call Number: 616.89 K12 3rd ed
616.89 K12 3rd ed
Characteristics: vi, 520 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Fawcett, Jan 1934-
Alternative Title: Mental health


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This book is always available at the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino Library. - CA 25 K 2008


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