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Handbook AIDS Psychiatry-Review/Author Chat

Posted on February 16th, 2011 by Dr. Blumenfield

A review of the book Handbook of AIDS Psychiatry co-authored by Mary Ann Cohen and six other authors is presented as well as a Q & A with Dr. Cohen. The book consists of 14 excellent chapters which reviews all aspects of this subject.

Psychiatry in Palliative Medicine

Posted on March 31st, 2010 by Dr. Blumenfield

The 2nd edition of the Handbook of Psychiatry in Palliative Medicine is reviewed. The book should be read by all health professionals with interest in this area. The book covers the cutting edge of science as well as clinical and ethical issues. It also discuses psychotherapy including countertransference as it applies to palliative care. There is also a 5 question Q &A with one of the editors.