Psychological treatment of cancer patients
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Psychological treatment of cancer patients a cognitive-behavioural approach by William L. Golden

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Published by Macmillan in New York, London .
Written in English

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Statement[by] William L. Golden, Wayne D. Gersh, David M. Robbins.
SeriesPsychology practitioner guidebooks
ContributionsGersh, Wayne D., Robbins, David M.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14879566M
ISBN 100023443413

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