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Author Fennell, Patricia.

Title Managing chronic illness using the four-phase treatment approach : a mental health professional's guide to helping chronically ill people / Patricia A. Fennell
Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  616.0019 Fen/Mci  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 439 pages ; 26cm
Contents Pt. I. Conceptual Overview -- 1. A New Model for Treating the Chronically Ill -- 2. The Cultural Context of Chronic Illness -- 3. Introduction to the Four Phases: Betty's Story -- Pt. II. The Four Phases -- 4. Phase 1: Crisis -- 5. Phase 2: Stabilization -- 6. Phase 3: Resolution -- 7. Phase 4: Integration -- Pt. III. Future Directions -- 8. A Paradigm Shift
Summary "Complete with detailed treatment protocols for documenting a client's symptoms and quality of life at each phase, Managing Chronic Illness Using the Four-Phase Treatment Approach is a highly practical book for everyone working with chronically ill clients."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-414) and index
Subject Chronically ill.
Chronic diseases -- Psychological aspects.
Sick -- Psychology.
Chronic Disease -- psychology.
Chronic Disease -- therapy.
LC no. 2003049736
ISBN 0471462772 cloth alkaline paper
Other Titles Managing chronic illness