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Psychiatry and modern life

Arvindrai N. Desai

Psychiatry and modern life

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Published by Sterling Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Behavior disorders in children.,
  • Psychotherapy.,
  • Psychiatry.,
  • Child Behavior Disorders.,
  • Mental Disorders.,
  • Psychotherapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-288) and index.

    StatementArvindrai N. Desai.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/11686 (R)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 295 p. ;
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1917387M
    ISBN 108120707869
    LC Control Number90126823
    OCLC/WorldCa20898148

    Mental Illness. Mental illness is a psychological or behavioral disorder, characterized by impairment of the person's cognitive, emotional and mental capacity.


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