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 heard of this book as I was reading the works of Jeffery Schwartz on developing new habits and how we ourselves ware not our own brain. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Ibrahim
This is such a great do-it-yourself CBT book. I recommend this book to many of my client'sPublished 4 days ago by JMnewyork88
The review of drugs near the end of the book is the only useful part for me. The therapy part is too elementary or light for me use.Published 5 days ago by UncleWalter
I have begun using many of the techniques discussed in this book to help deal with my anxiety and panic attacks. It has been a huge help! Read morePublished 8 days ago by Robert
Good read, some good information. No one can fix you, but you. You have to want to change your life. Read morePublished 8 days ago by michele