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Published by AldineTransaction in New Brunswick .
Written in English


  • Family psychotherapy,
  • Mental illness -- Treatment,
  • Chronically ill -- Treatment

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement[edited by] Joan D. Atwood, Concetta Gallo, and contributors.
ContributionsAtwood, Joan D., Gallo, Concetta.
LC ClassificationsRC488.5 .F33415 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23725038M
ISBN 109780202363356
LC Control Number2009036625

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