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ERIC Number: EJ134239
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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Socially Reinforced Obsessing: Etiology of a Disorder in a Christian Scientist
Cohen, Ronald Jay; Smith, Frederick J.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 44, 1, 142-149, Feb 76
The case of a religious woman suffering from obsession with disease is described. Successful psychotherapy changed her religious beliefs. Two writers then comment on the case and discuss the role of extreme attitudes in psychopathology and the ethical issues involved in changing the social attitudes of patients during therapy. (Authors/SE)
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