The Compulsive Woman by Sandra Simpson Lesourd

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Martin M. Antony demonstrates his approach to working with this common Antony works within a cognitive–behavioral framework, which includes an exploration of the triggers that bring on the client's anxiety, prolonged exposure to these cues, and prevention of the client's compulsive behavior.

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