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The Pain Survival Guide: How to Reclaim Your Life

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If you suffer from chronic pain, this proven 10-step program brings hope and relief, showing you how gradual changes in specific behaviors can lead to great improvements in your ability to cope. Psychologists Turk and Winters' recommendations are based on solid research that shows what works and on their success with thousands of patients. Unlike the authors of other pain ...more
Paperback, 203 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by American Psychological Association (APA)
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عليا المصطفى
كتاب جيد يضع خطة منطقية وانسانية وقابلة للتطبيق لمواجهة مختلف انواع الآلام المزمنة ايا كانت
يهتم الكتاب بطبيعة المجتمع المحيط بمريض الألم المزمن ويتعامل مع المريض ذاته بشكل مباشر يمكنه من استيعاب مرضه والإلمام به ومن ثم مواجهته المواجهة الناجعة
اهم ما يميز الكتاب هو وضوح عبارته ومنطقية خططه المطروحة وتنوعها بما يناسب الكثيرين من مرضى الآلام المزمنة
كما أنه يبتعد قدر الإمكان عن فكرة الاعتماد على المسكنات الدوائية بمختلف انواعها ويصب جل اهتمامه على بحث طبيعة الحياة الاجتماعية والعملية للمريض وتحديد
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Karen


This book is really easy to use and its a huge help. Sometimes it makes me mad that my doctors could not even give me the simplest of advice and guidance that this book can offer. Our medical professionals need a better education, one that works and helps. They need to stop handing out the pills and throwing their hands in the air when they find themselves at a loss. This just makes their patients feel like it's hopeless.

But hope is here, if you or someone you know lives with chronic pain, ple
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Nicole
Dec 04, 2007 Nicole rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Peeps experiencing chronic pain
Shelves: educational
Another book I read for work and for my father who battles chronic pain. There are a lot of useful tips for people who experience chronic pain.
Ahmad
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