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Shy bladder syndrome : your step-by-step guide to overcoming paruresis

Author: Steven Soifer; George D Zgourides; Joseph Himle; Nancy Pickering
Publisher: Oakland, CA : New Harbinger Publications, Inc., [2001]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Paruresis is a condition that prevents people from urinating in public, sometimes even in their own homes if others are in adjacent rooms. The good news is that this anxiety disorder is highly treatable. Shy bladder syndrome offer strategies and easy-to-follow exercises to help you desensitize yourself to fear-producing situations and feel comfortable in public restrooms. Graduated exposure will help get you to the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Soifer; George D Zgourides; Joseph Himle; Nancy Pickering
ISBN: 1572242272 9781572242272
OCLC Number: 46478644
Description: vi, 147 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: What is bashful bladder syndrome and how do you know you have it? --
The brain, bladder, and urination: working in harmony, but not always --
Causes of bashful bladder syndrome: unraveling the mystery --
You can treat bashful bladder syndrome yourself --
Adjunct therapies, support groups, and workshops --
The medical community and paruresis --
How family members, intimate partners, and friends can support your recovery --
Evolving legal ramifications: the Americans with Disabilities Act and mandatory drug testing --
Future directions.
Responsibility: Steven Soifer, M.S.W., Ph. D., George D. Zgourides, Psy. D., Joseph Himle, M.S.W., Ph. D., Nancy Pickering.

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Paruresis is a condition that prevents people from urinating in public, sometimes even in their own homes if others are in adjacent rooms. In this text, the authors offer strategies and  Read more...

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Very impressive and well organized. Congratulations on completing such an important work. Carl Robbins, M.S., LCPC, therapist" This is a superb treatment of an embarrassing topic that afflicts Read more...

 
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