Skin Deep: A Mind Body Program for Healthy Skin
To Selma Fraiberg:
She brought light to so many
kinds of darkness
— T. G.
To my mother
— C. S.
Copyright 1986 (First Edition) by Ted A. Grossbart, Ph.D.
Copyright 1992 (Revised and Expanded Edition) by Ted A. Grossbart, Ph.D.
Copyright 2009 (Digital Edition) by Ted A. Grossbart, Ph.D.
Released for free under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike
Published by Health Press
P.O. Box 37470
Albuquerque, NM 87176-37470
All rights reserved, including the right of reproduction in whole or in part in any
form. Printed in the United States of America
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Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data
Grossbart, Ted A.
Skin Deep : a mind/body program for healthy skin / Ted A.
Grossbart and Carl Sherman. – 2nd ed.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-929173-11-2 (trade pbk.) : $14.95
1. Skin – Diseases – Psychosomatic aspects. 2. Mental
3. Hypnotism — Therapeutic use. 4. Mind and body.I. Sherman,
Carl. II. Title.
616.5’08 — dc20
Revised and Expanded Edition
ISBN 13 978-92173-11-5
Edited by Denice A. Anderson
Cover design by Florence J. Plecki
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