David D. Burns, M.D., a clinical psychiatrist, conveys his ideas with warmth, compassion, understanding, and humor unmatched by any other writer in the self-help field. His bestselling Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy has sold more than three million copies to date. In a recent national survey of mental health professionals, Feeling Good was rated number one—from a list of more than one thousand—as the most frequently recommended self-help book on depression. His Feeling Good Handbook was rated number two in the same survey.
Dr. Burns's entertaining teaching style has made him a popular lecturer for general audiences and mental health professionals throughout the country as well as a frequent guest on national radio and television programs. He has received numerous awards including the Distinguished Contribution to Psychology Through the Media Award from the Association of Applied and Preventive Psychology. A magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Amherst College, Dr. Burns received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He is currently clinical associate professor of psychiatry at the Stanford University School of Medicine and is certified by the National Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Wonderful book! This book revolutionized psychotherapy! Even the author was surprise how many people were cured of depression just using this book. Read morePublished 11 hours ago by Barbara B.
If you've rarely been to counseling and you want to feel better try reading this book. It helped me a lot.Published 22 hours ago by Roland Thompson
Terrible name for an amazing book. Provides an invaluable toolset.Published 2 days ago by Chris Gardner
Good read if you have confidence or denial issues. If you don't, and are looking for help dealing with pain, this book is not for you.Published 4 days ago by ann m grothe
The classic CBT text for depression. As a psychiatrist, I give it out frequently and patients are always appreciative.Published 5 days ago by Dr. Neil S. Kaye
About the book: I have adjustment disorder with mixed symptoms of mood and depression. My therapist recommended this book. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Baby Girl Daddy
There may not be a better self help book out there on anxiety and depression. Dr. Burns has an amazing and honest approach to writing and sharing the concepts that can truly help... Read morePublished 5 days ago by A Eisenberg
Upsetting if one is struggling with deep depression. More for clinicians to usePublished 6 days ago by mary kiefer