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.
The most helpful book in fighting depression that I have ever read. It is a step by step program in helping individuals combat depression in their lives. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Ferrell Swinehart
Excellent book on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; a good adjunct to other more conventional therapies.Published 3 days ago by Janet Handelman
Simplistic, inadequte metaphors, inconclusive of valid or logical 'epiphanies'; it all comes a little too easily. Read morePublished 6 days ago by L. T. Desjardins
Great book has help me tremendously with my anxiety and how to deal with it. Have also read his book "When panic attacks". Also a great book. Read morePublished 7 days ago by terri lynn luchies
Feeling Good is a not only a book but an imensly useful tool for anybody that wants to know how the mind works. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Beizad