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Living a Gentle, Passionate Life Paperback – March 1, 2000
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Packed with useful insight and reflection. -- Praying
Robert J. Wicks has crafted a how-to book on living with a sense of joy, compassion, hope and commitment. -- Stanley M. Grabowski, Pastoral Life
Shows you how to achieve a healing life philosophy in a simple and accessible way. -- Phyllis Straughan,
This book should be referred to from time to time as part of the 'quiet time' the author prescribes. -- The Sunday Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ)
This is a book that should be kept close, to be referred to from time to time. -- The Sunday Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ)
This is a wise and wonderful book. -- Sisters Today
Wicks gives us a how-to book on living with a sense of joy, compassion, hope and commitment. -- Stanley M. Grabowski, Pastoral Life
More About the Author
Dr. Robert Wicks received his doctorate in psychology from Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia. Presently, he is a professor at Loyola University Maryland. In 1994, he was responsible for the psychological debriefing of relief workers evacuated from Rwanda during their bloody civil war. In 2006, he delivered a presentation on self-care at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland and Walter Reed Army Hospital to health care professionals responsible for Iraqi war veterans with multiple amputations and severe head injuries. Dr. Wicks is author of numerous books including The Resilient Clinician (OUP, 2008), Overcoming Secondary Stress in Medical and Nursing Practice (OUP, 2006), and the acclaimed best seller, Riding the Dragon: 10 Lessons for Inner Strength in Challenging Times (Sorin Books, 2003). He lives with his wife Michaele in Ellicott City, Maryland.
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Bob Wicks' books are excellent. This one is the first of his books that I read, and it continues to be my favorite.Published 8 months ago by Mary C
Although it was a used book, it is in excellant condition including the jacket. I was especially thrilled hat the author had autographed it.Published on January 7, 2014 by Loretta
This book is well written and uses real life experiences as examples . It shows how to live your life, your way!Published on February 6, 2007 by R. L. Conrad