Acupuncture in the Treatment of Depression: A Manual for Practice and Research

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Churchill Livingstone, 2001 - Health & Fitness - 218 pages
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This pioneering book unites both western and traditional Chinese medicine to present a step-by-step methodology for evaluating and treating depression with acupuncture. Using research-oriented trials, it addresses fundamental issues in acupuncture research and offers guidelines for the design of acupuncture treatment studies.

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Symptoms Epidemiology
8
Chinese Medicine Theory
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Chinese Medicine Concepts of Illness and Health
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James A. Coan is an Assistant Professor of Psychology and the Neuroscience Graduate Program at the University of Virginia, in Charlottesville. His research focuses on the neural systems supporting emotional communication and regulation, with an emphasis on the roles these systems play in
psychopathology and interpersonal relationships.
John J. B. Allen is Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Cognitive Science, and Neuroscience at the University of Arizona, in Tucson. His research interests include the etiology and treatment of mood disorders.

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