MS and your Feelings

MS and your Feelings

Handling the Ups and Downs of Multiple Sclerosis

Book - 2007
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MS and Your Feelings is the first book to specifically address the emotional pain caused by the unpredictable, disabling chronic inflammatory condition multiple sclerosis. Psychotherapist and MS patient Allison Shadday offers readers effective strategies for dealing with the psychological trauma of this disease. Shadday shares real-life MS success stories and gives insightful professional advice derived from years of counseling hundreds of chronically ill patients. Her book offers readers hope, inspiration and validation, teaching them how to come to terms with an MS diagnosis; strategies for identifying and managing stress triggers; ways to cope with fear, guilt, anger, loss, depression, and isolation; steps to enhance intimacy and develop a greater sense of emotional security; and more. Patient success stories illustrate the techniques described. Renowned neurologist and MS expert Dr. Stanley Cohan contributes discussions of the importance of treating MS's emotional symptoms, the latest medical thinking, and the promising future of drug research for this challenging condition.
Publisher: Alameda CA : Hunter House, c2007.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780897934893
089793489X
Branch Call Number: 616.834 SHADDAY
Characteristics: xiii, 238 pages ; 22 cm.

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This book is always available in the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino Library. FM 219 S 2007

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