The Encyclopedia of Mental Health

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Facts On File, 2008 - Mental health - 520 pages
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According to the National Center for Health Statistics, mental health disorders led to more than 40 million doctor visits and 2 million emergency room visits in 2002. This guide sorts through a maze of professional jargon to provide incisive definitions of theories, syndromes, symptoms, treatments, and contemporary issues.

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With the National Institute of Mental Health estimating that 50 million Americans are currently suffering from some type of mental disorder, references on the subject are in demand. Those affected ... Read full review

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Because society emphasizes "everyday emotions and overall mental health,'' claim the authors, they wrote this book to define for lay readers terms associated with various problems, feelings, and ... Read full review

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