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.
this book has been very helpful so far in dealing with my issuesPublished 1 day ago by Steven S. Heitman
In this edition of the book the font is so tiny it is difficult to read. In addition, there is more information than a depressed person has the energy or desire to read. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Annabelle
cognitive therapy based. Explains concepts well. A little dated but a good basic book. Easy to read with exercises in each chapter which are very helpful.Published 2 days ago by Mary E
I rented this book initially via my Kindle and loved it so much I had to buy a hard copy. Many times, while reading the book and after, I wanted to refer back to techniques to... Read morePublished 4 days ago by Valerie
Excellent book for ANYONE. I bought this upon the recommendation of my doctor due to my battle with anxiety. Read morePublished 5 days ago by jeff
A new way of helping yourself. My counselor recommended it and it is really a do it yourself.Published 5 days ago by P. Loflin
If you accept that cognitive therapy does work, and following the process in this book will help, then this is an amazing book. Read morePublished 5 days ago by W. Frame