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Guth, Jamie

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

14 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 375 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 )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 338 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 307 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 )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 223 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 222 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
Pregnancy and substance abuse( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several couples through pregnancy and prenatal care to discuss how smoking, alcohol, and drug use by parents can affect their unborn children
Eating disorders : the hunger within( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 186 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
Substance abuse in the elderly by Jamie Guth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles older Americans dealing with alcohol and prescription drug misuse. Many have multiple prescriptions for medications that when combined with alcohol can cause problems. Shows some innovative programs created specifically for the elderly. Includes interviews of James Campbell and Carol Colleran Egan
What is cancer?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 176 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
Over-the-counter drugs( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program presents some of the problems that can occur when over-the-counter drugs are not used correctly. Special needs of the elderly are highlighted
Emotional intelligence : key to social skills( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 167 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
Attention deficit disorder : adults( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder tell how this disorder has affected their lives and what treatments they have found to help them. Biofeedback treatment is demonstrated by Dr. Joel Lubar, and psychiatrists John Ratey and Ned Hallowell offer additional professional perspectives
Autism by Jamie Guth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 130 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
Childhood sexual abuse( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 129 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 121 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 woman with manic depressive illness who uses painting as therapy
Women and depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 119 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
Women and alcoholism( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 116 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
Living fully until death( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three people find new meaning in life and courage to deal with the challenge of living fully after learning they have a terminal illness
Childhood Physical Abuse( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 114 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
Alzheimer's disease : how families cope( Visual )

5 editions published in 1997 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
 
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