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Placebos, Illness, and the Power of Belief

The Great Courses (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (32 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ronald D. Siegel
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2014.
Summary, etc.:
This lecture explores the extraordinary power of the mind to affect our subjective experience of the body. Review astonishing data on the effectiveness of placebos in medical treatment, and learn how mindfulness practice can aid in treating conditions such as insomnia, sexual dysfunction, gastrointestinal problems, and illness anxiety.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Mental Health.
Psychology.
Genre: Education films.

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