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Emotional first aid : Practical strategies for treating failure, rejection, guilt, and other everyday psychological injuries

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  • Author: Winch, Guy.
    Contributor: Winch, Guy.
    Edition: Unabridged
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    2013
    Summary:

    First aid for failure Although we have bandages for cuts, chicken soup for colds, and ice packs for bruises, most of us have no idea how to treat day-to-day emotional injuries such as failure, rejection, and loss. But, as Guy Winch, Ph.D., points out, these kinds of emotional injuries often get worse when left untreated and can significantly impact our quality of life. In this fascinating and highly practical book he provides the emotional first aid treatments we have been lacking.Explaining the long-term fallout that can result from seemingly minor emotional and psychological injuries, Dr. Winch offers concrete, easy-to-use exercises backed up by hard cutting-edge science to aid in recovery. He uses relatable anecdotes about real patients he has treated over the years and often gives us a much needed dose of humor as well.

    Original Publisher: Rego Park, Gildan Media
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781469088426
    Collection(s)/Series: Mental Health Resources