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.
Great book. It helped me a lot thru depression as I refuse to try meds. Try it.Published 7 minutes ago by lilly
over-rated and very redundant.
a lot of material is from other professional findings and studies.
This is regarded in many circles as the definitive volume on cognitive behavior therapy for depression and depression-related symptoms, and indeed I probably would have regarded it... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Matt R. Lohr
Very well written. Just the facts, man. A great help when I was depressed. Have recommended it to others. If you, or a friend, is depressed, read this book!Published 3 days ago by Karl E. Cook
This past year I have struggled with depression and anxiety to the point i couldn't imagine never feeling anything but like I was drowning. Read morePublished 3 days ago by kab2358
OMG. I have had severe depression for the past 3 years and after reading the beginning of this book I noticed I was already beginning to feel better (my mood was improving). Read morePublished 4 days ago by BerkeleyBear
Could save your life, or the life of someone you love. Nearly everyone, has misguided or cognitive distortions, literally everyone should read this book, to not only help yourself,... Read morePublished 4 days ago by Steve Horton
Great techniques to help you remove debilitating filters in your perceptions.Published 4 days ago by Aubrey Craft Jr.
While this book does contain some very helpful tips, I found it very hard to read. It reads more like a psych textbook.Published 5 days ago by L. Holcomb