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Author Leventhal, Allan M.

Title The myth of depression as disease : limitations and alternatives to drug treatment / Allan M. Leventhal and Christopher R. Martell ; foreword by Marsha Linehan.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.25 L576m 2006    ---  Available
Description xvi, 178 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Contemporary psychology, 1546-668X
Contemporary psychology (Praeger Publishers)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]-161) and index.
Contents Societal views of mental disorder -- Welcome to the brave new world -- The context of depression and anxiety -- Psychology as a science -- Behavior therapy -- Behavioral analysis, behavior therapy, and outcome research -- Summary and conclusions -- Appendix: A: Questions to ask before accepting a prescription for antidepressant medication -- Appendix: B: How to find a behavioral or cognitive-behavioral therapist -- Appendix: C: Questions to ask a potential behavioral therapist -- Appendix: D: Suggestions for further reading.
Subject Depression, Mental -- Treatment -- Evaluation.
Depression, Mental -- Chemotherapy -- Evaluation.
Antidepressants -- Effectiveness.
Cognitive therapy.
Depressive Disorder -- therapy.
Antidepressive Agents -- adverse effects.
Cognitive Therapy -- methods.
Added Author Martell, Christopher R.
ISBN 0275989763 (hardcover)
Standard No. 9780275989767
NLM 101279646

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