"A book to read and re-read!" -- Los Angeles Times
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.See all Editorial Reviews
I was diagnosed with severe depressive disorder after a long struggle with cancer. I tried drugs and they were a nightmare! Read morePublished 1 hour ago by Dave Weckwerth
I strongly advise against purchasing the Kindle version, even if a look at the preview seems fine.
The book includes tables and charts that are almost unviewable on a Kindle,... Read more
Love amazon.com. This book is an excellent self help book. I recommend for people working through depression.Published 1 day ago by Kris
Amazing read! Helped me in ways that is hard to explain. I did/do battle with spouts of depression that would last for prolonged periods of time but after reading this book and... Read morePublished 3 days ago by Justin Schanck
This book is a life-saver and positive life-changer. After years of living with low-grade depression, Dr. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Fittzwing
I'm not too sure why, but I can't get over the fact that this book just feels cheaply made. The cover, the pages, and the text doesn't look very good to me. Read morePublished 15 days ago by Jeremy