Fifteen Minute Hour: Applied Psychotherapy for the Primary Care Physician / Edition 2

Fifteen Minute Hour: Applied Psychotherapy for the Primary Care Physician / Edition 2

by Marian R. Stuart
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275944999

ISBN-13: 9780275944995

Pub. Date: 04/28/1993

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This book is a how-to manual for incorporating psychotherapy into the daily practice of primary care medicine. In the universe of primary care patients, many, if not all, have a behavioral component as part and parcel of their visit to a physician. Successfully recognizing and addressing these issues in a time-effective manner will benefit the patient while at the

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Overview

This book is a how-to manual for incorporating psychotherapy into the daily practice of primary care medicine. In the universe of primary care patients, many, if not all, have a behavioral component as part and parcel of their visit to a physician. Successfully recognizing and addressing these issues in a time-effective manner will benefit the patient while at the same time increasing the satisfaction of the caregiver.

For family physicians and general internists and other providers of primary health care services such as pediatricians, college health physicians, emergency physicians, nurse practitioners, etc. as well as specialists in non-primary care fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275944995
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
222
Sales rank:
854,973
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.47(d)
Lexile:
1340L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction to the Second Edition
1The Relationship between Mental and Physical Health: Implications of the New Medical Model1
2How Patients React to Stress15
3The Psychotherapeutic Qualifications of the Primary Care Physician33
4Basic Principles and Strategies of Psychotherapeutic Change51
5Differences in Approach to Therapy between Primary Care Physicians and Psychiatrists73
6The Structure of Therapy95
7Rationale and Techniques for Fifteen Minute Therapy111
8Contents of the Fifteen Minute Therapy Session127
9Handling Special Patients149
10Applied Psychotherapy for Special Situations, Staff, and Physicians165
11Anticipated Outcomes177
Appendix A A Dozen Good Questions and Three Good Answers for All Seasons191
Appendix B Recommended Books for Patients193
Index197

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