The Resource Individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer : a treatment manual, William S. Breitbart, Shannon R. Poppito

Individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer : a treatment manual, William S. Breitbart, Shannon R. Poppito

Label
Individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer : a treatment manual
Title
Individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer
Title remainder
a treatment manual
Statement of responsibility
William S. Breitbart, Shannon R. Poppito
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The importance of spiritual well-being and the role of ""meaning"" in moderating depression, hopelessness and desire for death in terminally-ill cancer and AIDS patients has been well-supported by research, and has led many palliative clinicians to look beyond the role of antidepressant treatment in this population. Clinicians are focusing on the development of non-pharmacologic interventions that can address issues such as hopelessness, loss of meaning, and spiritual well-being in patients with advanced cancer at the end of life. This effort led to an exploration and analysis of the work of V
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
616.99/40651
Index
index present
LC call number
RC271.M4
LC item number
B74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer : a treatment manual, William S. Breitbart, Shannon R. Poppito
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Concepts & sources of meaning : introductions and meaning -- Cancer & meaning : identity before and after cancer diagnosis -- Historical sources of meaning : life as legacy that has been given [past] and life as legacy that one lives [present] and gives [future] -- Attitudinal sources of meaning : encountering life's limitations -- Creative sources of meaning : creativity, courage & responsibility -- Experiential sources of meaning : connecting with life -- Transitions : reflection & hopes for future
Control code
ocn889521403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199387946
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b3456391x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)889521403
  • ebl019938794X

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