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Author Breitbart, William S
Title Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy for Patients with Advanced Cancer : A Treatment Manual
Imprint Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2014
©2014
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Note Cover -- Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy for Patients with Advanced Cancer A Treatment Manual -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction: Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy Treatment -- Session 1 Concepts and Sources of Meaning: Introductions and Meaning -- Session 2 Cancer and Meaning: Identity before and after Cancer Diagnosis -- Session 3 Historical Sources of Meaning: "Life as a Legacy" That Has Been Given -- Session 4 Historical Sources of Meaning: "Life as a Legacy" That One Lives and Will Give -- Session 5 Attitudinal Sources of Meaning: Encountering Life's Limitations -- Session 6 Creative Sources of Meaning: Creativity, Courage, and Responsibility -- Session 7 Experiential Sources of Meaning: Connecting with Life through Love, Beauty, and Humor -- Session 8 Transitions: Final Group Reflections and Hopes for the Future -- References -- Handouts -- Homework/Experiential Exercises -- Index
Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy (MCP) for advanced cancer patients is a highly effective intervention for advanced cancer patients, developed and tested in randomized controlled trials by Breitbart and colleagues at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. This treatment manual for group therapy provides clinicians in the oncology and palliative care settings a highly effective, brief, structured intervention shown to be effective in helping patients sustain meaning, hope and quality of life
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Breitbart, William S. Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy for Patients with Advanced Cancer : A Treatment Manual Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2014 9780199837250
Subject Mental healing.;Cancer.;Imagery (Psychology)
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