Joan Borysenko, Ph.D., is an internationally known speaker in spirituality, integrative medicine, and the mind/body connection and has a doctorate in medical sciences from Harvard Medical School. She is a licensed clinical psychologist, the best-selling author of numerous books, and a journalist and radio personality.
I didn't feel as if the Facebook friends' comments added a lot to the book, either.
Thanks Joan for writing so authentic sharing your own personal story and for adding all the great data and research to validate the experience.
This book seems much more like the author trying to sort out her feelings with burnout than anything else.
This book is a worthwhile read for anyone who is experiencing work stress and at risk of burnout. The first chapter is the best, and worth the price of the book, describing 12... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Kimmie
The author is annoying, pretentious, obnoxious and arrogant. The book is boring and not helpful at all. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Julio C. Rojas
Dr. Borysenko does an excellent job of describing what burnout is and how it effects your life and health, but falls way short, in my opinion, of offering real help in the recovery... Read morePublished 4 months ago by C. Legg
Joan Borysenko has a way of teaching and inspiring while you are having a great belly laugh. Her writing is always a fast read and her teachings are deep and meaninful yet... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Jill Garman
It was a good read, but more a description if burnout than what to do when you are there. :)Published 5 months ago by Kat
Some good points. To tell you the truth, I had trouble finishing it but I did finish reading it. Thank you.Published 7 months ago by Amy J. Mannarino
There is an easy litmus test for whether or not this book will be of any worth to you. Do you find inspirational quotes on facebook to be substantive enough to lift you from a... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Frugal Mom
I'm a therapist and loved this book. It named the problem and the solution in a concise way. Included are exercises to help you along in your recovery.Published 10 months ago by Meredith Born