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Dartmouth/Hitchcock Medical Center

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Works: 443 works in 899 publications in 1 language and 12,960 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Case studies  Popular works 
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Classifications: PN1997, 152.4
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Emotional intelligence with Daniel Goleman by Daniel Goleman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 432 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
Depression and manic depression( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 350 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
Childhood sexual abuse( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 334 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
Living Fully Until Death( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 333 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.)
Childhood obesity reversing the trend( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program from "The Doctor Is In" examines the important issue of childhood obesity. Sufferers talk about what it is like from a child's point of view to be overweight and how they have succeeded in adhering to a program of portion control and exercise to create a healthier lifestyle. We look at two different programs helping children to lose weight and keep fitter by setting realistic goals based on good health rather than on appearance."--Container
Substance abuse in the elderly by Jamie Guth( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 297 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
Childhood depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four to eight percent of American children experience bouts of major depression. Among teenage girls, that rate can be as high as sixteen percent. This program from The Doctor Is In emphasizes the importance of early diagnosis and treatment to avoid potential patterns of repeated depression later in life-and to prevent substance abuse and suicide. Children suffering from depression talk about how they cope with it, while child psychiatrist David G. Fassler, author of Help Me, I'm Sad, and Steven Atkins, a psychologist at Dartmouth Medical School, provide authoritative insights
Late-life depression by Deborah Solomon( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three senior citizens describe how they have coped with depression. Includes commentary from medical professionals
Treating obesity( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In presents three case studies illustrating a spectrum of treatment approaches for obesity: medical center-based plans emphasizing exercise, education, portion control, and peer support; medicines that suppress the appetite and promote weight loss; and bariatric surgery. In addition, Madelyn Fernstrom, Sharon Alger-Mayer, and William Laycock discuss their work in the field of weight management
Intimate partner violence( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Buffalo, N.Y., where the medical community, social and psychiatric services, police, and the courts formed a coalition to reduce the incidence of partner abuse and help the victims
Eating disorders( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An estimated six million people have eating disorders -- a complex disease that has no one cause, which involves biological, social, and emotional problems, and in which the pressure to be thin plays a major role. This program from The Doctor Is In covers the personality profiles of those likeliest to develop anorexia, explains their perceived need to be thin and inability to acknowledge that they are thin enough, shows how anorexia develops and demonstrates its symptoms, and explores with former anorexics how they were cured. It also explains that many anorexics move from one eating disorder to another throughout their lives; that overexercising can be as dangerous as a limited diet; and that purges can be even more destructive. Those suffering from eating disorders are usually aware that something is wrong but may not know where to go for help, or feel too ashamed to tell someone. The program indicates how friends and families can help, what treatment consists of, and what steps are being taken at some schools to forestall problems
Childhood physical abuse( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 232 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
What is cancer?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 224 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
Women and depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical depression affects 19 million Americans, of whom two-thirds are women. This program from The Doctor Is In addresses the good news about depression: it is a diagnosable and treatable illness. Valerie Davis Raskin, a therapist and research psychiatrist whose practice is solely dedicated to women, and Ardis Olsen, a physician and researcher at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, are joined by patients and their families to explain the symptoms, effects, and treatment of depression
Smoking cessation( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millions of smokers try to quit each year but only about 5 percent succeed. The good news is that with the medical and psychological help now available, there has never been a better time to stop smoking. This program from The Doctor Is In surveys the various medications, support groups, and counseling that can help smokers successfully quit. Among the experts who discuss these options are Dr. Michael Fiore, director of the Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention at the University of Wisconsin Medical School, and Matthew Myers, president of the National Center for Tobacco-Free Kids. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production
Saying good-bye( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is possible to learn from others who have themselves experienced the death of a loved one. Jamie Guth talks to people who have gone through this difficult time to find out how they have dealt with their grief
Children die, too( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents several families who have lost a child and talks about how they coped with the death. Dr. Sandra Fox discusses how people in communities can help each other deal with the death of a child. Pediatric oncology nurse Janet Stewart explains how a cancer treatment team can help families through a child's terminal diagnosis and treatment
Genetic testing( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the tests made pre-natally to determine defective problems and allow parents more choices about the birth and subsequent care of children
Eating disorders new approaches to treatment( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eating disorders are not just about food, but about the struggle with loss of emotional control. This program from The Doctor Is In examines the use of antidepressants and cognitive behavioral therapy to combat these dangerous illnesses. Russell Marx, M.D., of the eating disorders program at the Princeton Medical Center, and Marcia Herrin, Ed. D., M.P.H., R.D., of the Dartmouth College Health Service, explain what is being done to prevent and treat one of the most lethal categories of mental illness
Women and alcoholism( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Physiological differences between women and men place women at greater risk for physical complications from alcoholism. This program from The Doctor Is In profiles several women from different backgrounds and age groups who are in recovery from that disease. Interviews with medical experts include Michelle Lauria, M.D., of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; Patrice Muchowski, Sc. D., of AdCare Hospital of Worcester; and Kathleen Mitchell M.H.S., LCADC, of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production."--Website
 
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Women and alcoholism