Excerpt from new book by Irvin Yalom on dealing with death anxiety. Sage advice for therapists and others in facing the ultimate existential concern. PsycCRITIQUES, Positive existential psychotherapy and pathways to death acceptance. Staring at the sun: Overcoming the terror of death. By Irvin D. Yalom. Over the past quarter century Irvin Yalom has established himself as the world’s leading group psychotherapist. In STARING AT THE SUN.
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Staring At The Sun : Being at peace with your own mortality
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Staring At The Sun: ACTivate Your Life focuses on helping people to be more open, connected and engaged with their lives, demonstrating how Acceptance Commitment Therapy can be used to tackle a range of problems such as low self-esteem, anxiety, anger and depression, as well as providing skills for life enhancement and self-development. Book ratings by Goodreads. The Best Books of Tackling the effect of mankind’s fear of death – both conscious and unconscious – on life and how we might live it, Yalom explains how we find ourselves in need of the comfort of therapy.
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Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death
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