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Medical patients in crisis
Cognitive-behavioral strategies in crisis intervention (2nd ed.).
  • Robert A. DiTomasso, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Donna M. Martin
  • Karel D. Kovnat
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This chapter delineates a cognitive-behavioral model of crisis intervention for the practicing clinician in the medical setting. This goal is achieved by discussing the crisis patient, the nature of the crises, the most common precipitants of crises in the medical patient, cognitive-behavioral techniques of crisis intervention, and a case study to illustrate these principles. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved). (chapter)

This chapter was published in Cognitive-behavioral strategies in crisis intervention, Pages 409-428.

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Robert A. DiTomasso, Donna M. Martin and Karel D. Kovnat. Medical patients in crisis. Cognitive-behavioral strategies in crisis intervention (2nd ed.). (2000) p. 409 - 428
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