The College and University Counseling Manual

Campus counseling services today must face the challenges of greater diversity and complexity on campus while making do with fewer resources. In order to be maximally effective, they must be willing to engage with other services within and beyond the campus itself. This comprehensive manual for campus mental health and student affairs professionals is specifically […]

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The Cure for Alcoholism

Finally, there is a cure for alcoholism. This is the first step. Featuring new and updated information and studies, including an introduction by actress Claudia Christian, the second edition of The Cure for Alcoholism delivers exactly what millions of alcoholics and families of alcoholics have been hoping for: a painless, dignified, and medically proven cure […]

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Fostering Sound Medical Treatment Decision Making: A Focusing on Treatment Choices for Breast Cancer.

Abstract Patients receiving a diagnosis of catastrophic illness are expected to choose among treatment options fairly quickly. Brief therapists can facilitate the process of decision making by assisting patients to overcome common deterrents, including 1.) cognitive overload, 2.) failure to fully comprehend treatment options, 3.) inability or refusal to process information in the presence of […]

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Multicultural Counseling Workbook

Cultural competency begins with knowing who you are. Interactive, engaging and fun—-this workbook is filled with valuable exercises, worksheet, games and clinical strategies to help you become more culturally competent. Use this powerful tool to explore cultural communities, religion, spirituality, gender, sexuality and disability. You’ll find unique activities to help you reflect on your own […]

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Emotional Sobriety

Do you use substances or engage in compulsive activities to regulate your mood? Do you reach for something sweet, a couple of drinks, or a pack of cigarettes after a difficult day because you can’t unwind without them? Do you race to the stores to spend away the day’s frustrations or run around in circles […]

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Lymph Node Biopsies in a General Internal Medicine Department: Algorithm Or Individualized Decision-Making?(Original Article) (Report)

INTRODUCTION Lymphadenopathy (LA) is a frequently encountered problem in medicine, which can affect patients of all ages. The annual incidence, estimated for the general population, is 0.60.7% (1-2). While the differential diagnosis is broad, the main objective of the physician is essentially the same: exclusion of an underlying malignant disease. In a primary care setting, […]

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The Development of Technology-Based Counseling Strategies to Enhance Outreach to Parents and Students (Report)

Abstract This paper presents a program for counseling students enrolled in an online charter school located in Las Vegas, Nevada. The author presents a review of the process to establish an online school in Nevada and a unique model for delivery of services that combines face-to-face instruction and online education. The author describes the development […]

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