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9780060154882 - Garth Wood: The Myth of Neurosis: Overcoming the Illness Excuse
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Garth Wood (?):

The Myth of Neurosis: Overcoming the Illness Excuse (1986) (?)

ISBN: 9780060154882 (?) or 0060154888, in english, 294 pages, Harpercollins, hardcover, New

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"FOR FAR TOO LONG, WE HAVE BEEN LED TO BELIEVE THAT COMMON UNHAPPINESS IS AN ILLNESS CALLED NEUROSIS. WE HAVE BEEN TOLD THAT NEUROTICS NEED EXPERT HELP; THAT AN EXCESS OF LIFE'S PROBLEMS REQUIRES THE CARE OF THERAPISTS WHO DISPENSE TALKING CURES (PSYCHOANALYSIS) AND MIND CANDY (TRANQUILIZERS). DR. GARTH WOOD THINKS THIS IS DANGEROUS NONSENSE. NEUROSIS IS A MYTH. ITS BOGUS STATUS AS AN ILLNESS HAS STIGMATIZED MILLIONS OF PERFECTLY NORMAL PEOPLE WHOSE CHIEF DEFICIENCY IS THEIR INADEQUATE APPROACH TO PROBLEMS AND THEIR UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS OF WHAT LIFE SHOULD BRING THEM. INCLUDES: TABLE OF CONTENTS; 1. AN INTRODUCTION TO MORAL THERAPY; 2. GUILT, MORALS AND SELF-RESPECT; 3. THE VALUE OF MORAL THERAPY; 4. ARE YOU MENTALLY ILL?; 5. THE MYTH OF NEUROSIS AND THE VALIDITY OF BLAME; 6. FREUDIAN FANTASIES: INVENTING THE ILLNESS EXCUSE; 7. MIND CANDY: BITTER PILLS FOR ANXIETY; 8. THE THERAPEUTIC FRIENDSHIP; 9. THE GOODNESS OF GUILT: THE ROAD TO SELF-RESPECT; 10. THE CRUELTY OF KIDNESS; 11. THE IMPORTANCE OF DIFFICULTY; 12. ACTIVITY THERAPY; 13. BODY MAINTENANCE; 14. ***, MARRIAGE AND MORAL THERAPY; 15. DRUGS AND MORAL THERAPY: NO ESCAPE FROM REALITY; APPENDIX I: A LAYMAN'S GUIDE TO PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS; APPENDIX II: THE EVIDENCE AGAINST PSYCHOANALYSIS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY. hardcover, Label: Harpercollins, Harpercollins, Produktgruppe: Book, Publiziert: 1986-02, Studio: Harpercollins, Verkaufsrang: 918282
9780060154882 - Garth Wood: The Myth of Neurosis: Overcoming the Illness Excuse
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Garth Wood (?):

The Myth of Neurosis: Overcoming the Illness Excuse (1986) (?)

ISBN: 9780060154882 (?) or 0060154888, in english, 294 pages, Harpercollins, hardcover, Used

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"FOR FAR TOO LONG, WE HAVE BEEN LED TO BELIEVE THAT COMMON UNHAPPINESS IS AN ILLNESS CALLED NEUROSIS. WE HAVE BEEN TOLD THAT NEUROTICS NEED EXPERT HELP; THAT AN EXCESS OF LIFE'S PROBLEMS REQUIRES THE CARE OF THERAPISTS WHO DISPENSE TALKING CURES (PSYCHOANALYSIS) AND MIND CANDY (TRANQUILIZERS). DR. GARTH WOOD THINKS THIS IS DANGEROUS NONSENSE. NEUROSIS IS A MYTH. ITS BOGUS STATUS AS AN ILLNESS HAS STIGMATIZED MILLIONS OF PERFECTLY NORMAL PEOPLE WHOSE CHIEF DEFICIENCY IS THEIR INADEQUATE APPROACH TO PROBLEMS AND THEIR UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS OF WHAT LIFE SHOULD BRING THEM. INCLUDES: TABLE OF CONTENTS; 1. AN INTRODUCTION TO MORAL THERAPY; 2. GUILT, MORALS AND SELF-RESPECT; 3. THE VALUE OF MORAL THERAPY; 4. ARE YOU MENTALLY ILL?; 5. THE MYTH OF NEUROSIS AND THE VALIDITY OF BLAME; 6. FREUDIAN FANTASIES: INVENTING THE ILLNESS EXCUSE; 7. MIND CANDY: BITTER PILLS FOR ANXIETY; 8. THE THERAPEUTIC FRIENDSHIP; 9. THE GOODNESS OF GUILT: THE ROAD TO SELF-RESPECT; 10. THE CRUELTY OF KIDNESS; 11. THE IMPORTANCE OF DIFFICULTY; 12. ACTIVITY THERAPY; 13. BODY MAINTENANCE; 14. ***, MARRIAGE AND MORAL THERAPY; 15. DRUGS AND MORAL THERAPY: NO ESCAPE FROM REALITY; APPENDIX I: A LAYMAN'S GUIDE TO PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS; APPENDIX II: THE EVIDENCE AGAINST PSYCHOANALYSIS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY. hardcover, Label: Harpercollins, Harpercollins, Produktgruppe: Book, Publiziert: 1986-02, Studio: Harpercollins, Verkaufsrang: 918282
9780060154882 - Garth Wood: The Myth of Neurosis: Overcoming the Illness Excuse
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Garth Wood (?):

The Myth of Neurosis: Overcoming the Illness Excuse (1986) (?)

ISBN: 9780060154882 (?) or 0060154888, in english, 294 pages, Harpercollins, hardcover, Used

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"FOR FAR TOO LONG, WE HAVE BEEN LED TO BELIEVE THAT COMMON UNHAPPINESS IS AN ILLNESS CALLED NEUROSIS. WE HAVE BEEN TOLD THAT NEUROTICS NEED EXPERT HELP; THAT AN EXCESS OF LIFE'S PROBLEMS REQUIRES THE CARE OF THERAPISTS WHO DISPENSE TALKING CURES (PSYCHOANALYSIS) AND MIND CANDY (TRANQUILIZERS). DR. GARTH WOOD THINKS THIS IS DANGEROUS NONSENSE. NEUROSIS IS A MYTH. ITS BOGUS STATUS AS AN ILLNESS HAS STIGMATIZED MILLIONS OF PERFECTLY NORMAL PEOPLE WHOSE CHIEF DEFICIENCY IS THEIR INADEQUATE APPROACH TO PROBLEMS AND THEIR UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS OF WHAT LIFE SHOULD BRING THEM. INCLUDES: TABLE OF CONTENTS; 1. AN INTRODUCTION TO MORAL THERAPY; 2. GUILT, MORALS AND SELF-RESPECT; 3. THE VALUE OF MORAL THERAPY; 4. ARE YOU MENTALLY ILL?; 5. THE MYTH OF NEUROSIS AND THE VALIDITY OF BLAME; 6. FREUDIAN FANTASIES: INVENTING THE ILLNESS EXCUSE; 7. MIND CANDY: BITTER PILLS FOR ANXIETY; 8. THE THERAPEUTIC FRIENDSHIP; 9. THE GOODNESS OF GUILT: THE ROAD TO SELF-RESPECT; 10. THE CRUELTY OF KIDNESS; 11. THE IMPORTANCE OF DIFFICULTY; 12. ACTIVITY THERAPY; 13. BODY MAINTENANCE; 14. ***, MARRIAGE AND MORAL THERAPY; 15. DRUGS AND MORAL THERAPY: NO ESCAPE FROM REALITY; APPENDIX I: A LAYMAN'S GUIDE TO PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS; APPENDIX II: THE EVIDENCE AGAINST PSYCHOANALYSIS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY. hardcover, Label: Harpercollins, Harpercollins, Produktgruppe: Book, Publiziert: 1986-02, Studio: Harpercollins, Verkaufsrang: 918282
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Garth Wood (?):

The Myth of Neurosis: Overcoming the Illness Excuse (?)

ISBN: 9780060154882 (?) or 0060154888, in english, HarperCollins Publishers, hardcover, New

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