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ERIC Number: EJ559268
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-4455
Behavioral Treatment of Conversion Disorder in Adolescence: A Case Example of Globus Hystericus.
Donohue, Brad; Thevenin, Deborah M.; Runyon, Melissa K.
Behavior Modification, v21 n2 p231-51 Apr 1997
Using a case study, evaluates the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for the treatment of a patient diagnosed with a conversion disorder characterized by a perceived lump in the throat and subsequent weight loss. Results indicate that the behavioral therapy procedures contributed to increased weight and improved eating behavior. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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