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.
I hear this book is decreasing the workload on psychologists all over the country....I can believe it!Published 1 day ago by Glendale1966
David Burns' Feeling Good is about the science of cognitive therapy. The theory states that your emotions are caused by your thoughts, and most negative emotions are caused by... Read morePublished 1 day ago by Billie Pritchett
This book is a real breakthrough. Great principles to teach you how your thinking affects your moods and your communicating can help your relationships.Published 1 day ago by Karen C
Maybe someone else might find this helpful, but I didn't get anything positive out of it.Published 3 days ago by Mr. Farrokh Khodadadi
Great book! I Started reading at the insistence of my psychologist. It really makes you think about your thought process and reactions to everyday events.Published 7 days ago by Jennifer Wilson
This book helped me so much when I was down and out with depression. Along with a mild antidepressant and after reading this book about why I got depressed, I feel so so much... Read morePublished 14 days ago by Annie