The Imp of the Mind/Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders (Book Review)

Hughes, Mary Ann
November 2000
Library Journal;11/15/2000, Vol. 125 Issue 19, p84
Book Review
Reviews two books on obsessive-compulsive disorder. 'The Imp of the Mind: Exploring the Silent Epidemic of Obsessive Bad Thoughts,' by Lee Baer; 'Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders: A Guide to Getting Well and Staying Well,' by Fred Penzel.


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