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Guth, Jamie

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Most widely held works by Jamie Guth
Dyslexia : a different kind of mind by John Osmond( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how dyslexia has come to be understood to be a biologically-based brain disorder which may be diagnosed and effectively treated. Visits the Washington Lab School where proven teaching strategies and techniques are demonstrated
Alternative medicine : overview by Dartmouth/Hitchcock Medical Center( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternative, or complementary, health systems are gradually being integrated into American culture and can now be found in many American physicians' offices. This program provides an overview of Chinese and Indian medicine, homeopathy, herbalism, naturopathy, osteopathy, massage, and chiropractic. Observes patients who are using one or more of these therapies in their health care and speaks with several experts
Depression and manic depression( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression affects over 17 million Americans each year, and it's been estimated that only one-third of this group gets any treatment, largely because of stigma and fear. The lack of treatment results in a high number of suicides, making this illness as fatal as any other illness and a public epidemic. This program from The Doctor is In explains the disease through the experiences of several people, including 60 Minutes host Mike Wallace; Kay Redfield Jamison, psychiatrist and author of a book on her life with manic-depressive illness; artist Lama Dejani; and State Department official Robert Boorstin. The program also provides an overview of the medications and therapy currently in use
Attention deficit disorder : children by Dale R Jordan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how a diagnosis of Attention deficit disorder (ADD) is made and what treatments are working. Psychiatrists John Ratey and Ned Hallowell provide background and perspective
Childhood depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression can affect any age child from infancy through the teenage years. This program looks at depression with special attention to what the children themselves say about coping with the disease. Medical authorities provide authoritative insights
Substance abuse in the elderly by Jamie Guth( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The percentage of Americans living beyond age 70 is increasing, and there's growing concern that these people are also at risk for problems related to drinking alcohol and prescription drug misuse. As the body ages, tolerance to alcohol decreases. At the same time, many people often have multiple prescriptions for medications that, when combined, can cause problems. This program profiles older Americans dealing with these issues, and shows some innovative programs created specifically for the elderly. Experts include James Campbell, MD, Chairperson for Family Medicine and Director of the Geriatric Center at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio and Carol Colleran Egan, CAP, ICADC, Director of Older Adult Services for Hanley-Hazelden Center in West Palm Beach, Florida
Eating disorders : the hunger within by B. Timothy Walsh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles four young people and their experiences with an eating disorder. Explores new therapies for treating one of the most lethal categories of mental illness
What is cancer? by Thomas Symington( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first episode in the Cancer Story series provides a primer on how cancer begins and grows. Using colorful animation and interviews with medical experts, the program explains normal cell behavior and cancer etiology within a larger, dramatized story of a cancer patient undergoing diagnosis and treatment. What Is Cancer painlessly introduces a complicated and often intimidating subject
Living Fully Until Death( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three people find new meaning in life and courage to deal with the challenge of living fully despite their illnesses (Lou Gehrig's disease, leukemia, and lung cancer.)
Emotional intelligence : the key to social skills by Daniel Goleman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There was a time when parents were expected to teach their children social skills, such as how to listen, share, and be kind. Today, that job, and the nurturing of the emotional intelligence necessary to learn those skills, has been turned over to schools. This program from The Doctor Is In looks at innovative teaching techniques that are helping students to develop emotional intelligence and the social skills that will help them lead happier lives. Psychologist Daniel Goleman discusses the nature of emotional intelligence and how it develops; child psychologist Maurice Elias explains the concept of emotional literacy.--Website
Autism by Jamie Guth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of autism through the experiences of a 44-year-old teacher, Temple Grandin. She grew up autistic, but later overcame the handicap to earn a Ph. D. Shows how new medicines and computer technology are helping victims of autism
Women and depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical depression affects 19 million Americans, and two-thirds of them are women. But the good new is that depression is a diagnosable and treatable illness. This program will explain how that's done, and women and their families will talk about their experiences. Experts include Valerie Davis Raskin, MD, a therapist and research psychiatrist whose practice is solely dedicated to women and Ardis Olsen, MD, a physician and researcher at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Childhood sexual abuse( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women relate their experiences of being abused sexually as children. Two psychologists offer perspective and statistics. A police officer also describes procedures used to question abused children
Healing arts : arts and medicine by British Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art has been used over the centuries to help people accept a medical condition they cannot change or to provide a spiritual lift during difficult times. But, increasingly, the arts are being used in a scientifically ordered manner to improve health in specific ways. Studies have shown that arts therapy can reduce pain, improve the health of pre-term babies, decrease the severity of headaches, and improve speech of people who have had strokes. This program profiles several examples, including a dance that evolved out of dealing with AIDS, murals in a children's cancer clinic, a physician who is also a professional clown, music therapy for autistic children, and a woman with manic-depressive illness who uses painting as therapy
Women and alcoholism( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews and the advice of medical experts the video details the special risks alchohol creates for women, what help is needed and where to go when it is
Alzheimer's disease by Phil Donahue( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this program, families who are caregivers provide practical information on how to manage the in-home care of a loved one who has Alzheimer's. Important decisions as to whether to use outside day care or in home health aids, are discussed. Several hints on how younger family members can participate in the care giving include reading ot telling stories to the patient. Two Alzheimer"s specialists describe stages of the disease, and discuss how care givers can modify its effects on both the patients and their family."--Container
Multiple sclerosis : attacking the nervous system by Paul D McDowell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents symptoms of multiple sclerosis and shows how lifestyle changes can help manage the disease which has no cure
Childhood Physical Abuse( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of physical abuse and neglect from medical experts and victims, how adults can cope with their abusive behaviors, and how professionals deal with victims and abusers
Living wills by College of Law (England and Wales)( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the concept of living wills and advance directives. This video may serve as a guide to viewers who may decide before the event whether they wish to be maintained on ventilators, fluids, and drugs
Factors in healthy aging by Jamie Guth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the process of aging, identifying factors that affect its progression. Presents normal and abnormal conditions (with special focus on progeria)
 
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