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Dartmouth/Hitchcock Medical Center

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Works: 459 works in 902 publications in 1 language and 13,117 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary television programs  Case studies  Nonfiction films  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Popular works 
Roles: Producer
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 433 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
Childhood sexual abuse( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 338 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 337 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 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In presents two hospital-based programs that are helping children lose weight an keep the pounds off by setting realistic goals based on good health, not appearance. Commentary by Dr. David Ludwig, Dr. Sonia Caprio, and Mary Savoye-Desanti, RN, is featured
Childhood depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 318 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
Substance abuse in the elderly by Jamie Guth( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with complex regimens of medication and diminished tolerances for alcohol, many elderly Americans run the risk of falling into the trap of substance abuse. In this program from The Doctor Is In, senior citizens discuss how they deal with these challenges, while Dr. James Campbell, director of the geriatric center at MetroHealth Medical Center, and Carol Colleran Egan, director of older adult services for Hanley-Hazelden Center, present some innovative programs created especially for elderly people
Late-life depression by Deborah Solomon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As many as one in five older Americans have late-life depression, which can lead to suicide. In this program from The Doctor Is In, three senior citizens describe how they have coped with this life-threatening illness. Medical commentary is provided by Charles Reynolds III, director of the Late-Life Depression Evaluation and Treatment Center at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; psychiatrist Thomas Oxman, of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; and Lucille Karatzas, director of Elder Services at Seacoast Mental Health Center. The central message? Late-life depression is a treatable disease, not an inevitable part of aging. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production
What is cancer?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 292 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
Treating obesity( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In presents a trio of case studies to illustrate 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, Ph. D., of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's Weight Management Center; Sharon Alger-Mayer, M.D., of Albany Medical Center's Lifestyle Challenge Group; and William Laycock, M.D., of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, discuss their work in the field of weight management. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production. (28 minutes)
Women and depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 225 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
Saying good-bye( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Jamie Guth talks to people who have gone through the loss of a loved one to find out how they have dealt with their grief
Eating disorders new approaches to treatment( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) 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
Depression and manic depression( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression affects over 17 million Americans each year, and it's been estimated that only one-third of this group gets any treatment, largely because of stigma and fear. The lack of treatment results in a high number of suicides, making this illness as fatal as any other illness and a public epidemic. This program from The Doctor Is In explains the disease through the experiences of several people, including 60 Minutes host Mike Wallace; Kay Redfield Jamison, psychiatrist and author of a book on her life with manic-depressive illness; artist Lama Dejani; and State Department official Robert Boorstin. The program also provides an overview of medications and therapy being used
Sickle cell anemia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sickle cell disease is a genetic disease that affects people of African, Asian and Mediterranean descent and causes a defect in red blood cells. This program features sickle cell clinics in Atlanta and Seattle and includes interviews with two teenagers and an adult who live with the disease. Medical experts include Dr. Michael Bender, and researcher Dr. Lewis Hsu
Preventing school violence( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In thoroughly examines violence among children and teens of both sexes. Innovative preventive measures yielding impressive results at Bartle Elementary in New Jersey and Lebanon Junior High in New Hampshire are featured. In addition, psychologist Daniel Goleman, presents his theories on improving the school environment and James Garbarino talks about the pressures that can lead to extreme acts of violence at school, even murder -- Container
Women and alcoholism( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 184 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
Panic!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In explains anxiety disorders, which include panic attacks, phobias, and agoraphobia. It follows two agoraphobics through three years of treatment; a man discusses his phobia of poisoning himself; and a woman shows how she worked through a fear of flying. Researchers explain their evidence for a biological cause for anxiety disorders. Doctors David Sheehan of the University of South Florida Psychiatry Center and Charles Ravaris of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center discuss the disorders and their treatments
Smoking cessation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 177 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
Intimate partner violence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While intimate partner abuse can occur in same-sex couples, the abuser in the vast majority of cases is a man, his target a woman. This program from The Doctor Is In profiles Buffalo, New York, where the medical community, social and psychiatric services, police, and courts have formed a coalition to reduce the incidence of partner abuse and help the victims. Among those who comment are Dr. Susan McLeer, the head of Erie County Medical Center's psychiatry department; Katey Joyce, director of a shelter for battered women; and Jessica Benigni, chair of the Erie County Coalition Against Family Violence. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production. (29 minutes)
Childhood physical abuse( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 175 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
 
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Women and alcoholism
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Women and alcoholism