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.
really helped me deal with all kinds of people at work. I'm not depressed, but I learned valuable tools in this $5 book. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Cheap and Cheerful
Really helped me lift my mood and provided a lot of tools that I can use to keep myself uplifted.Published 5 days ago by Kev
Even though the book was written and then updated quite a while ago, it still remains highly relevant in our fast paced and sometimes very stressful society. Excellent reading!Published 6 days ago by Mr. Michael Doble
This book is proving helpful to me in my personal search to get healthy and manage depression. I would recommend it to anyone moderate to severely depressed. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Fran Fritts
I only wish my therapist would have explained this to me 6 years ago. So comforting to finally know that there is hope.Published 8 days ago by Katie S Anzalone
Bought on my husband's request. Found it in our recycling bin a week later. Apparently not to his liking.Published 9 days ago by Xenacat
I have been using this book for about 22 years in my practice. If I could only recommend one book, this would be it. Dr. Burns, I hope you find time for an update.Published 9 days ago by Sam
I got it for my husband who hs a lot of depression problems and it helped him a lot to see whst he was letting his mind do to him.Published 11 days ago by Jean Hart