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Guth, Jamie

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

16 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 386 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 by Jamie Guth( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 307 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
Childhood depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4-8 percent of American children experience bouts of major depression. This program will look at depression among children, with special attention to what the children themselves say about coping with this disease. It includes interviews with David G. Fassler, MD, a Child psychiatrist and Author of Help Me I'm Sad, and Steven Atkins, Psy. D., a psychologist at Dartmouth Medical School
Depression and manic depression( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains depression and manic depression through the experiences of several people, including Mike Wallace, Kay Redfield, Lama Dejani, and Robert Boorstin. Provides an overview of the medications and therapy currently in use
Attention deficit disorder : children( Visual )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 245 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
Substance abuse in the elderly by Jamie Guth( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 224 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
Women and depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode of The doctor is in, women and their families talk about their experiences with clinical depression and its treatment
What is cancer? by Thomas Symington( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a basic explanation of how normal cells behave and cancer cells begin. This is illustrated by following a hypothetical cancer patient through diagnosis and treatment
Emotional Intelligence by United States( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children in previous generations were taught basic social skills such as sharing and kindness in the home. That job has now been turned over to the schools. Psychologists Daniel Goleman and Maurice Elias examine the various methods of teaching emotional intelligence and related social skills
Eating disorders : the hunger within by B. Timothy Walsh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at eating disorders that affect millions of people and discusses how they can be treated with psychological counseling and emotional support as well as medical treatment for severe disorders. Emphasis is on anorexia nervosa
Living Fully Until Death( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 125 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.)
Autism by Colin Yardley( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 117 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 alcoholism( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 114 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
Childhood sexual abuse( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 109 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
Alzheimer's disease : how families cope( Visual )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 107 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
Healing arts : arts and medicine by British Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles examples of art improving health in specific ways. It includes 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 women with manic depressive illness who uses painting as therapy
Multiple sclerosis : attacking the nervous system by Paul D McDowell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 101 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 94 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 89 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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