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 contains good ideas. In summary, how you think affects how you feel.Published 17 hours ago by evolve
This is my "go to" book for when life seems to be a struggle. I am also a Psych Nurse Practitioner and recommend it to patients frequently. Read morePublished 20 hours ago by RosieDew
Classic book on CBT. Dr. Burns is brilliant and a great writer. Have used his approach successfully for over 30 years with both groups and individuals.Published 22 hours ago by Amazon Customer
Changed my life. Sent this to someone else who could use its principles.Published 3 days ago by Angela Pruett
Maybe CBT works if you suffer from slight to moderate depression, but it's not for severely depressed individuals such as myself. Read morePublished 4 days ago by JulesLA