Getting Well Again: A Step-by-step, Self-help Guide to Overcoming Cancer for Patients and Their Families
Based on the Simontons' experience with hundreds of patients at their world-famous Cancer Counseling and Research Center, Getting Well Again introduces the scientific basis for the "will to live."
In this revolutionary book the Simontons profile the typical "cancer personality": how an individual's reactions to stress and other emotional factors can contribute to the onset and progress of cancer -- and how positive expectations, self-awareness, and self-care can contribute to survival. This book offers the same self-help techniques the Simonton's patients have used to successfully to reinforce usual medical treatment -- techniques for learning positive attitudes, relaxation, visualization, goal setting, managing pain, exercise, and building an emotional support system.
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10 The "Benefits" of Illness In a culture where feelings are given little importance
and emotional needs vital to a person's well-being are frequently ignored,
disease can fulfill an important purpose: It can provide a way to meet the needs
that a ...
THE LEGITIMACY OF EMOTIONAL NEEDS The recognition that changing
behavior and attitudes may be a matter of life and death is a significant motivator
for change. Many of our patients have reported that one of the benefits of their
The family may also find it difficult to provide all the emotional support the patient
needs, due to the intensity of the relationship at this point and the fact that the
family members have their own needs. However, there is no rule that limits warm
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Getting Well Again: The Bestselling Classic about the Simontons ...
O. Carl Simonton,James Creighton,Stephanie Matthews Simonton
Begränsad förhandsgranskning - 1992
Getting Well Again: A Step-by-step, Self-help Guide to Overcoming Cancer for ...
Oscar Carl Simonton,Stephanie Simonton,James Creighton
Fragmentarisk förhandsgranskning - 1978