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You need help! : a step-by-step plan to convince a loved one to get counseling / Mark S. Komrad.

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Summary:

Just about everyone knows a relative, friend, or coworker who is exhibiting signs of emotional or behavioral turmoil. Yet figuring out how to reach out to that person can feel insurmountable. We know it is the right thing to do, yet many of us hesitate to take action out of fear of conflict, hurt feelings, or damaging the relationship.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Lake County Main Library - Lakeview 616.89 KOMRAD (Text) 37620000767121 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 02/25/2013 Available -
OTLD Boardman Library 616.8 KOM (Text) 37818000238305 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 09/02/2016 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library 616.89 KOM (Text) 33892006271978 NON-FICTION Book None 03/24/2014 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616491482 (softcover)
  • ISBN: 9781616494551 (ebook)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 265 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Center City, Minn. : Hazelden, [2012]

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Just about everyone knows a relative, friend, or coworker who is exhibiting signs of emotional or behavioral turmoil. Yet figuring out how to reach out to that person can feel insurmountable. We know it is the right thing to do, yet many of us hesitate to take action out of fear of conflict, hurt feelings, or damaging the relationship.
Through a rich combination of user-friendly tools and real-life stories, Mark S. Komrad, M.D., offers step-by-step guidance that will help you help your loved one. He will assist you in determining when professional help is needed, choosing when and how to make the first approach, gathering allies, selecting the right professional, and supporting your loved one. Included are scripts based on Dr. Komrad's work with his own patients, designed to help you anticipate next steps and arm you with the tools to respond constructively and compassionately.
You will also find the guidance and information you need to understand mental illness and get past the stigma still associated with it, so that you can provide your loved one with insight and compassion in his or her journey toward emotional stability and health. Book jacket.
Subject: Mental health counseling
Persuasion (Psychology)
Mental illness > Diagnosis
Biographical Subject: Mental Health / Illness.
Crisis Intervention.
Individual Therapy.

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