Biofeedback: behavioral medicine. Edited by Lee Birk. by

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Published by Grune & Stratton in New York .

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  • Biofeedback training,
  • Medicine, Psychosomatic,
  • Psychotherapy

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ContributionsBirk, Lee, ed., Seminars in psychiatry
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 209 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages209
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Open LibraryOL19830455M

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