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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 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 by Jamie Guth( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 341 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 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Depression affects over 17 million Americans each year. It is estimated that only one-third receive any treatment, largely because of stigma and fear. Through an overview of medications and therapy we hear of stories of how the disease is stabilized for the individual. Mike Wallace, of 60 minutes, is featured as one who has battled with depression and talks about the shame he felt in getting help"--Container label
Attention deficit disorder : children( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 226 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 216 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
Pregnancy and substance abuse( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 196 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 193 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?( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 179 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
Substance abuse in the elderly by Jamie Guth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 176 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
Emotional intelligence : key to social skills( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 174 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
Over-the-counter drugs( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 170 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
Attention deficit disorder : adults( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 138 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 132 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 130 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 124 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
Women and alcoholism( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 119 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 118 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
Alzheimer's disease : how families cope( Visual )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 116 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
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
Women and depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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