This is one of several books from Yalom that I highly recommend for psychotherapists, psychiatrists, mental health workers and patients. Get to Know Us. The writing is enjoyable and engaging. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Product details File Size: You don’t need to be interested in mental health counseling or death terror to find this book amazing. This book was quoted in another book I just finished reading and I downloaded a sample first.

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Thoughts of death may seep into and permeate your dreams no matter how hidden from your conscious mind. His writing style is very similar to how he speaks there’s a documentary on his life worth watching as it has scenes from his therapy sessions in session and out.

Conversely, fear of death is greatly ameliorated by a totally-loving conception of God and a sane, sensible explanation of purifying hell fire in the Holy Bible and other Holy Books which are emotionally-healing and life-transforming rather than worsening fear of “The One Great Phobia!

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The writing is enjoyable and engaging. The discussion is deep and resonates with my own understanding and concerns. Staring at the Sun: Refresh and try again.


: Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death eBook: Irvin D. Yalom: Kindle Store

Overcoming the Terror of Death”. Some of the more common phobias are: When I started reading this book, I first was scared even more. Yalom confessed to being an sharing. I was recently sick and had no medical diagnosis to my symptoms. They are besieged by the thought that they, too, will soon be dead–as will everyone around them There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

All this death talk!! My fears of death are so intense, sometimes I have moments I just want to sttaring, ironically, because it’s too much to starkng. I’m glad I bought this as I am now not wanting to give up but instead live my life to the fullest. The Gift of Therapy: This is a great book for therapists, social workers and humans alike. However, I could not stop reading! One of America’s finest therapists guides us through one of life’s most challenging tasks in this profoundly helpful book.

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I really like the questions in the Afterward and will go back over time to answer these for myself and write them down. Audible book Switch back and forth between reading the Kindle book and listening to the Audible book with Whispersync for Voice. Thank you for your feedback. Dun was obsessed with reading more and just dealt with the fear.


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Overcoming the Terror of Death. It will benefit anyone who reads it.

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Ring Smart Home Security Systems. According to Yalom, “Death anxiety is omnipresent in the unconscious as an intrinsic component of the human condition; the absence of evident death anxiety at a conscious level does not mean that the individual is without death att death anxiety is easily aroused. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

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In a final chapter, Yalom offers instructions for therapists seeking to help their patients overcome death anxiety. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. You will recognize how this topic affects all of us regardless of circumstance.