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Lights on, rats out

Cree LeFavour

Lights on, rats out

a memoir

by Cree LeFavour

  • 364 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychotherapy,
  • Self-mutilation,
  • Treatment,
  • Self-injurious behavior

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCree LeFavour
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC552.S4 L44 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 pages
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26929249M
    ISBN 100802125964
    ISBN 109780802125965
    LC Control Number2016048377
    OCLC/WorldCa961415335

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