Trauma and life-saving encounters with the numinous -- Loss and recovery of the soul-child -- Dissociation and the dark side of the defensive system : Dante's encounter with "Dis" in the inferno -- Trauma, transformation, and transcendence: the case of Mike -- Wholeness and anti-wholeness defenses -- Psychoanalytic approaches to the inner world: applying theory to the cases so far -- Innocence, its loss, and recovery : reflections on St. Exupéry's the little prince -- C.G. Jung's divided self : learning to live "between the worlds" -- Dis-memberment and re-memberment: reflections on a case of embodied dream work in light of Grimm's fairytale, the woman without hands. - from NLM
Constructed in three parts: risk factors, prevention strategies, and future research directions. Coverage includes epidemiology, critical appraisal of the roles of exercise, environment, footwear, and medication, evidence-based risk assessment, and targeted and individually tailored falls-prevention strategies.