US mental health professionals have been slow to address the common functional disorder of irritable bowel syndrome, according to the director of the U. of Albany's Center for Stress and Anxiety Disorders. Blanchard provides clinical hints and forms in discussing IBS assessment issues for non-medical therapists and psychological treatment modalities including cognitive therapy and biofeedback. Includes details on his IBS support group, ideas on approaching physicians for IBS referrals, further IBS facts, and encouragement for patients.
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|Publisher:||American Psychological Association|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.45(w) x 10.35(h) x 1.26(d)|