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Starting and sustaining genetic support groups

Author: Joan O Weiss; Jayne S Mackta
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.
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Weiss, Joan O.
Starting and sustaining genetic support groups.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)604291176
Online version:
Weiss, Joan O.
Starting and sustaining genetic support groups.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)608920619
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan O Weiss; Jayne S Mackta
ISBN: 0801850231 9780801850233 0801852641 9780801852640
OCLC Number: 33162880
Description: xiii, 153 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The Evolution of Self-Help Organizations --
2. Why People Seek Genetic Support Groups --
3. Peer Support --
4. How to Organize a Genetic Support Group --
5. Communications and Publications --
6. Meetings and Major Program Areas --
7. Fund-Raising --
Appendix A: List of Known Genetic Voluntary Organizations --
Appendix B: Resources --
Appendix C: Overview of One Group's Success.
Other Titles: Starting & sustaining genetic support groups
Genetic support groups
Responsibility: Joan O. Weiss and Jayne S. Mackta.
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