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Author Kennedy, Paul, 1959-

Title Coping effectively with spinal cord injuries : a group program : therapist guide / Paul Kennedy.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (ix, 69 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Treatments that work
Treatments that work.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 67-68).
Contents Introductory information for therapists -- Group logistics -- Session 1 : introduction to stress and coping -- Session 2 : assessing and managing stress -- Session 3 : problem solving -- Session 4 : managing emotions -- Session 5 : changing negative thinking -- Session 6 : maladaptive/adaptive coping -- Session 7 : social support (final session).
Note Print version record.
Summary For individuals who have suffered a spinal cord injury, it is a struggle to know how to assess and cope with such a life-changing event. The coping strategies that a person employs can have an enormous impact on their mental well-being and long-term health. Approach focused coping, in which the individual accepts and seeks to understand their condition, results in a sense of mastery, self-efficacy, and post traumatic growth. Conversely, avoidance focused coping can lead to anxiety, depression, self neglect, and substance abuse problems. Approximately 50% will meet the diagnostic criteria for d.
Subject Spinal cord -- Wounds and injuries -- Psychological aspects.
Spinal cord -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Group psychotherapy.
Stress management.
Spinal Cord Injuries -- therapy
Adaptation, Psychological
Psychotherapy, Group -- methods
Spinal Cord Injuries -- psychology
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- Neurosurgery.
Group psychotherapy. (OCoLC)fst00948490
Spinal cord -- Wounds and injuries -- Psychological aspects. (OCoLC)fst01129891
Spinal cord -- Wounds and injuries -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01129896
Stress management. (OCoLC)fst01134967
Genre/Form Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Kennedy, Paul, 1959- Coping effectively with spinal cord injuries. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009 9780195339727 019533972X (DLC) 2008026395 (OCoLC)232340219
ISBN 9780199713035 (electronic bk.)
0199713030 (electronic bk.)
019533972X (Paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000044594714
AU@ 000051576386
CDX 9104637
DEBBG BV043136684
DEBBG BV044132609
DEBSZ 422038989
GBVCP 802781691

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