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The Resource Building a life worth living : a memoir, Marsha M. Linehan

Building a life worth living : a memoir, Marsha M. Linehan

Label
Building a life worth living : a memoir
Title
Building a life worth living
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Marsha M. Linehan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Marsha Linehan tells the story of her journey from suicidal teenager to world-renowned developer of the life-saving behavioral therapy DBT, using her own struggle to develop life skills for others
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10835615
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Linehan, Marsha
Dewey number
  • 618.92/8914092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ506.S9
LC item number
L56 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linehan, Marsha
  • Teenagers
  • Psychotherapists
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
Label
Building a life worth living : a memoir, Marsha M. Linehan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Dr. Allen Frances -- Part one. Building a life experienced as worth living -- Descent into hell -- I will prove them wrong -- A traumatic invalidating environment -- A stranger in a strange land -- I had to leave Tulsa -- Part two. On my way to Chicago -- Intellectual and spiritual transformations -- The path to thinking like a scientist -- My enlightenment moment in the Cenacle Chapel -- I have proved my point! -- Love that came and went, came and went -- A suicide clinic in Buffalo -- The development of behaviorism and behavior therapy -- Fitting in at last: small fish in a big pond -- What have I done? -- Finding a nurturing community -- Like a fish on a hook -- Finding a therapist, and an ironic twist -- Part three. A thumbnail sketch of DBT -- Finding my feet in Seattle and learning to live an anti-depressant life -- My first research grant for behavior therapy and suicide -- Science and spirituality -- My fight for tenure -- The birth of dialectical behavior therapy -- Dialectics: the tension, or synthesis, between opposites -- Learning acceptance skills -- Not just acceptance-radical acceptance -- Good advice from Willigis: keep going -- Becoming a zen master -- Trying to put zen into clinical practice -- Mindfulness: we all have wise mind -- DBT in clinical trial -- Part four. The circle closes -- A family at last -- Going public with my story: the real origins of DBT
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 357 pages
Isbn
9780812994612
Lccn
2018043513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)on1055572998
Label
Building a life worth living : a memoir, Marsha M. Linehan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Dr. Allen Frances -- Part one. Building a life experienced as worth living -- Descent into hell -- I will prove them wrong -- A traumatic invalidating environment -- A stranger in a strange land -- I had to leave Tulsa -- Part two. On my way to Chicago -- Intellectual and spiritual transformations -- The path to thinking like a scientist -- My enlightenment moment in the Cenacle Chapel -- I have proved my point! -- Love that came and went, came and went -- A suicide clinic in Buffalo -- The development of behaviorism and behavior therapy -- Fitting in at last: small fish in a big pond -- What have I done? -- Finding a nurturing community -- Like a fish on a hook -- Finding a therapist, and an ironic twist -- Part three. A thumbnail sketch of DBT -- Finding my feet in Seattle and learning to live an anti-depressant life -- My first research grant for behavior therapy and suicide -- Science and spirituality -- My fight for tenure -- The birth of dialectical behavior therapy -- Dialectics: the tension, or synthesis, between opposites -- Learning acceptance skills -- Not just acceptance-radical acceptance -- Good advice from Willigis: keep going -- Becoming a zen master -- Trying to put zen into clinical practice -- Mindfulness: we all have wise mind -- DBT in clinical trial -- Part four. The circle closes -- A family at last -- Going public with my story: the real origins of DBT
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 357 pages
Isbn
9780812994612
Lccn
2018043513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)on1055572998

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