The Resource Understanding and helping the schizophrenic : a guide for family and friends, by Silvano Arieti

Understanding and helping the schizophrenic : a guide for family and friends, by Silvano Arieti

Label
Understanding and helping the schizophrenic : a guide for family and friends
Title
Understanding and helping the schizophrenic
Title remainder
a guide for family and friends
Statement of responsibility
by Silvano Arieti
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arieti, Silvano
Index
index present
LC call number
RC514
LC item number
.A72
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
AA2595
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophrenia
Label
Understanding and helping the schizophrenic : a guide for family and friends, by Silvano Arieti
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. We cannot ignore schizophrenia -- 2. Warnings of schizophrenia to come : When warnings are ignored ; Acute signs ; Insidious and slowly developing signs ; False signs ; Conclusions -- 3. A description of schizophrenia : Schizophrenia from different perspectives ; The various types of schizophrenia ; The course of schizophrenia -- 4. Glimpses into the schizophrenic world : Special schizophrenic ways of thinking ; Language in schizophrenia ; Hallucinations -- 5. Causes : Biological factors ; Psychological causes ; The psychosociocultural causes -- 6. Main methods of treatment : To search for help ; Choice of treatment ; Psychotherapy ; Drug therapy -- 7. Hospital therapy : Hospitalization: for and against ; Different types of hospitals and of hospitalization ; Milieu therapy ; Hospital services -- 8. Living with the patient day by day : Is home the right place? ; Introducing the family to the task ; Specific issues ; Involvement and overinvolvement ; Distortions and their avoidance ; Important events and important decisions ; Concluding remarks -- 9. The outcome: clinical pictures, management, care : Predictability of the outcome ; Patients who overcome schizophrenia ; Patients who remain moderately ill ; Rehabilitation centers in the community ; The chronically and seriously ill ; Final remarks -- 10. Special situations : Therapeutic assistants and psychiatric companions ; Emergencies ; The joining of esoteric cults ; Addendum -- 11. Prevention : Basic prevention : Longitudinal prevention ; Critical prevention -- 12. What can we learn from schizophrenia : The patient's message ; Schizophrenia and society ; Schizophrenia and creativity ; Concluding remarks
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 239 pages
Isbn
9780465088553
Lccn
78073969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05028562
  • (OCoLC)ocm05028562
Label
Understanding and helping the schizophrenic : a guide for family and friends, by Silvano Arieti
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. We cannot ignore schizophrenia -- 2. Warnings of schizophrenia to come : When warnings are ignored ; Acute signs ; Insidious and slowly developing signs ; False signs ; Conclusions -- 3. A description of schizophrenia : Schizophrenia from different perspectives ; The various types of schizophrenia ; The course of schizophrenia -- 4. Glimpses into the schizophrenic world : Special schizophrenic ways of thinking ; Language in schizophrenia ; Hallucinations -- 5. Causes : Biological factors ; Psychological causes ; The psychosociocultural causes -- 6. Main methods of treatment : To search for help ; Choice of treatment ; Psychotherapy ; Drug therapy -- 7. Hospital therapy : Hospitalization: for and against ; Different types of hospitals and of hospitalization ; Milieu therapy ; Hospital services -- 8. Living with the patient day by day : Is home the right place? ; Introducing the family to the task ; Specific issues ; Involvement and overinvolvement ; Distortions and their avoidance ; Important events and important decisions ; Concluding remarks -- 9. The outcome: clinical pictures, management, care : Predictability of the outcome ; Patients who overcome schizophrenia ; Patients who remain moderately ill ; Rehabilitation centers in the community ; The chronically and seriously ill ; Final remarks -- 10. Special situations : Therapeutic assistants and psychiatric companions ; Emergencies ; The joining of esoteric cults ; Addendum -- 11. Prevention : Basic prevention : Longitudinal prevention ; Critical prevention -- 12. What can we learn from schizophrenia : The patient's message ; Schizophrenia and society ; Schizophrenia and creativity ; Concluding remarks
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 239 pages
Isbn
9780465088553
Lccn
78073969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05028562
  • (OCoLC)ocm05028562

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