Pushing through solid rock: Words of wisdom for clinicians from four patients with life-threatening conditions


  • Robert Zucker

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    1. Private Practice, Northampton, Massachusetts
    • Robert Zucker, MA, LCSW, P.O. Box 386, Northampton, MA 01061; telephone: 413-587-3164; e-mail: robzucker@hotmail.com
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Four subjects living with profoundly debilitating and life-threatening illnesses reflect on how psychotherapy has contributed to their ability to cope and survive. With frankness and eloquence they address issues related to cancer, heart disease, fibromyalgia, and AIDS. © 2002 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. J Clin Psychol/In Session 58: 1411–1420, 2002.