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Bipolar disorder

a family-focused treatment approach

by David Jay Miklowitz

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Published by Guilford Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manic-depressive illness -- Treatment.,
  • Family counseling.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-309) and index.

    StatementDavid J. Miklowitz, Michael J. Goldstein ; foreword by Lyman C. Wynne.
    ContributionsGoldstein, Michael J. 1930-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC516 .M55 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 318 p. :
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL679674M
    ISBN 101572302836
    LC Control Number97026189

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