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Toby Levine Communications

Overview
Works: 94 works in 280 publications in 1 language and 4,315 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Television adaptations  Documentary television programs  Internet videos  Classification  Film adaptations  History  Nonfiction films 
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Most widely held works by Toby Levine Communications
The world of abnormal psychology by Alvin H Perlmutter( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A video series that covers the spectrum of psychological disorders from simple stress to paranoid schizophrenia
Pyramid by David Macaulay( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the Grand Pyramid of Giza to chronicle the step-by-step process of building a pyramid. Combines location footage with animation to tell the entire story
The world of abnormal psychology( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program allows viewers to "sit-in" on five distinctly different kinds of psychotherapy: psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, Gestalt, couples, and group. Theory and practice are intertwined as these patients progress through therapy, sometimes trying alternative models for the same problem
Behavior disorders of childhood( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits families of youngsters with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, conduct disorder, separation anxiety disorder, and autism. In addition, experts in child development and psychology discuss how to differentiate abnormal behavior from developmental stages
Personality disorders by Megan Cogswell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A program director at Valley Psychiatric Hospital defines personality disorder and talks about specific disorders
Anxiety disorders by Jamie A Dyce( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines two of the most common anxiety disorders, panic with agoraphobia and generalized anxiety disorder. Investigates how psychologists are making headway into treating them
Mood disorders by University of Sheffield( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychologists and biologists look at the causes and treatment of both depression and bipolar disorder, and show the progress that has been made in helping people return to productive and satisfying lives
Psychotherapies by Pierre H Tremblay( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at psychotherapy as a treatment for people who are having trouble dealing with their personal or professional lives. Looks at the relationship between the patient and therapist and discusses the importance of "matching personalities" between the two
The schizophrenias( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores what it feels like to live with schizophrenia, what factors are believed to contribute to its onset, and what is being done to treat it
An Ounce of Prevention by Margaret Verble( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines several community-based projects that focus on specific life stages. Each example uses a unique combination of strategies to lessen the effects of known psychological, sociocultural, environmental, and biological risk factors in the hope that the development of psychological problems do not occur
Substance abuse disorders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on alcohol, cocaine, and nicotine addiction, considers the effects of substance abuse on the individual and society and examines causal factors and treatment approaches
Looking at abnormal behavior( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the practices and principles of psychological assessment, introducing the variety of professionals who might be involved in the process and the tools they use, the biological, psychological, and sociocultural approaches to understanding human behavior. Visits the Jackson Memorial Hospital Crisis Center in Miami, where suicidal, depressed and schizophrenic patients meet with psychologists, psychiatrists and social workers to assess the nature and seriousness of their problems. Also introduces the various theories used to explain and treat abnormal behavior
The world of abnormal psychology( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One in ten Americans has a personality disorder. Some are mildly annoying; others are exceedingly dangerous. Viewers will meet individuals with narcissistic, anti-social, borderline, and obsessive-compulsive personality disorders, including a murderer and a group of women who mutilate themselves, and will learn about the challenges involved in both diagnosis and treatment
Sexual disorders( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses a variety of sexual dysfunctions and sexual disorders (focusing on pedophilia, rape, gender dysphoria and desire, and arousal disorders) and addresses potential psychological, sociocultural, and biological causal factors as well as approaches to treatment
Psychological factors and physical illness( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program draws on recent research studies in several disciplines that examine the influence of psychological factors on physical health. It focuses on psychological approaches used in the treatment of three medical problems: headaches, heart disease, and cancer
The Nature of stress( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program considers a range of stress responses, including some that are dysfunctional, and examines treatment approaches. Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is studied as an extreme form of stress reaction. In documentary style, therapists, physicians, and researchers weave their commentary on causal factors, treatments and prognoses around the patients' own stories
Organic mental disorders( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on organic mental disorders that result from three causes: physical trauma, disease, and exposure to toxic substances. Assessment, treatment, and prognosis are all addressed
The world of abnormal psychology( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We see that stress affects many people — from the overworked and out-of-work, to survivors of suicide and homicide, to Vietnam War veterans who continually re-experience the stress of the battlefield. The program explores the long-term effects of stress and what is known about how to reduce them. About the Series: See how people with diagnosed psychological disorders actually behave. Case studies, enriched with commentary from experts, help demystify the biological, psychological, and environmental causes of dysfunctional behavior. The series explores current theory and practice in the treatment of the mentally ill, covering the multiple approaches that prevail in the field today. This series is also valuable for teachers seeking to review the subject matter. Produced by Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc., and Toby Levine Communications. 1992
Going the distance : a handbook for developing distance degree programs using television courses and telecommunications technologies by Washington, DC Annenberg/CPB Project( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook is designed to serve the needs of colleges and universities considering the development of distance degree programs. Its objectives are to report on current practices among colleges offering degree programs primarily through telecommunications; to describe current distance degree programs that can be used as models; and to identify nationally available television and audio courses that can be used in distance degree programs. The following is an overview of each chapter: (1) "Introduction" looks at current trends in distance learning in higher education; (2) "Major issues that need to be examined early" analyzes the potential market, missions, barriers to success, admissions policies, accreditation, and consortium membership; (3) "Building a broad base of support" identifies levels of approvals needed within the institution and the state; (4) "Issues in program development" discusses building a successful degree program; (5) "Support services needed by distance students" describes models used by colleges and addresses library services; (6) "Faculty issues" examines faculty selection, rewards, and training; (7) "Looking at costs" presents a framework for costs and benefits of distance degree programs; (8) "Sample distance degree programs" describes development of several programs; and (9) "Directory of distance learning courseware" describes more than 150 nationally available television and audio courses. A list of 96 resources, a glossary of technology terms, and Public Broadcasting Service Adult Learning Liaisons by state are appended. (ALF)
The world of abnormal psychology( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression is one of the most common psychological problems. In this program, psychologists and biologists look at the causes and treatment of both depression and bipolar disorder and show the progress that has been made in helping people return to productive and satisfying lives
 
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Levine Communications

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English (171)