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Author Wadeson, Harriet, 1931-

Title Journaling cancer in words and images : caught in the clutch of the crab / by Harrriet Claire Wadeson
Published Springfield, Ill. : Charles C. Thomas Publisher, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (viii, 208 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction -- Creative expression -- In the clutch of the crab, a cancer journal -- Surviving -- Cancer land, an altered book -- Writing and making art
Summary The American Cancer Society reports that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States. One of the realms in which art therapists practice and in which there is a great deal of interest, both within the profession and among related professionals, is in work with cancer patients and their families. This text is a vivid memoir of the author's own cancer diagnosis within the past year. The book is divided into five sections: (1) a brief passage about Creative Expression; (2) the daily journal the author kept along with digressions into issues of concern; (3) surviving, discussi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
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Subject Wadeson, Harriet, 1931- -- Health
SUBJECT Wadeson, Harriet, 1931- fast
Subject Cancer -- Patients -- United States -- Biography
Psychotherapists -- United States -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Social Scientists & Psychologists.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Cancer.
Cancer -- Patients
United States
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780398086732