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Book Reviews

Bipolar Disorder: A Family-Focused Treatment Approach

Article Abstract

In Bipolar Disorder: A Family-Focused Treatment Approach, Miklowitz and Goldstein present an intimate summation of their extensive experience in treatments of families with a member who has recently suffered a bout of bipolar illness. This valuable book focuses on the psychosocial issues in the aftermath of hospitalizations for manic episodes: illness education, compliance and resistance, the recovery and social reintegration of the patient, communication training, problem solving, and crisis management.


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Volume: 59

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