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When the Mind Fails

A Guide to Dealing with Incompetency

by Michel Silberfield

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by University of Toronto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry,
  • Philosophy,
  • Dementia,
  • Psychology,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Medical / Caregiving,
  • Care,
  • Mentally ill,
  • Mentally ill older people

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7872537M
    ISBN 100802004636
    ISBN 109780802004635
    OCLC/WorldCa28669805


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