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Shadow Syndromes: The Mild Forms of Major Mental Disorders That Sabotage Us

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Are you living under a shadow? <BR>Do you or someone you love suffer from: <BR> Chronic sadness<BR> Obsessiveness<BR> Outbursts of anger<BR> The inability to finish tasks<BR> Acute anxiety <BR> Disabling discomfort in social situations <BR>These are the "shadow syndromes" of major mental disorders that limit the lives, productivity, and happiness of millions of people. <BR>Drawing on cutting-edge research, Drs. Ratey and Johnson challenge the most basic beliefs of our mental health professionals by uncovering the biological factors that often determine our personalities. They use real-life case studies to illustrate how shadow syndromes affect our everyday lives and how they can be treated--often dramatically--with diet, exercise, psychotherapy, and medication. <BR>"Shadow Syndromes is the revolutionary theory that sheds light on our life-limiting behaviors and offers the essential tools for changing them. This book will liberate you and those you love.

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Synopsis:

Are you living under a shadow?

Do you or someone you love suffer from:

Chronic sadness

Obsessiveness

Outbursts of anger

The inability to finish tasks

Acute anxiety

Disabling discomfort in social situations

These are the "shadow syndromes" of major mental disorders that limit the lives, productivity, and happiness of millions of people.

Drawing on cutting-edge research, Drs. Ratey and Johnson challenge the most basic beliefs of our mental health professionals by uncovering the biological factors that often determine our personalities.  They use real-life case studies to illustrate how shadow syndromes affect our everyday lives and how they can be treated--often dramatically--with diet, exercise, psychotherapy, and medication.

Shadow Syndromes is the revolutionary theory that sheds light on our life-limiting behaviors and offers the essential tools for changing them.  This book will liberate you and those you love.

About the Author

John J. Ratey, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and Executive Director of Research at Medfield State Hospital in Medfield, MA. He is the co-author of Driven to Distraction and Answers to Distraction. He lives in Wellesley, MA.

Catherine Johnson, Ph.D., is a contributing editor at New Woman magazine, and the author of When to Say Goodbye to Your Therapist and Lucky In Love. She lives in Los Angeles.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780553379594
Author:
Ratey, John J.
Author:
Johnson, Catherine
Author:
Ratey, John J.
Author:
Ratey, John J. Md
Author:
John J. Ratey, M.D., and Catherine Johnson, Ph.D.
Author:
John J. Ratey, M.D.
Publisher:
Bantam Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Treatment
Subject:
Neuropsychology
Subject:
Mental Illness
Subject:
Pathological Psychology
Subject:
Biological psychiatry
Subject:
Minimal brain dysfunction
Subject:
Formes frustes
Subject:
Abnormal Psychology
Subject:
Psychopathology - General
Subject:
Mood Disorders
Subject:
Self-Help : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Bantam trade paperback ed.
Series Volume:
#3
Publication Date:
19980631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
9.63x5.70x.88 in. .87 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Are you living under a shadow?

Do you or someone you love suffer from:

Chronic sadness

Obsessiveness

Outbursts of anger

The inability to finish tasks

Acute anxiety

Disabling discomfort in social situations

These are the "shadow syndromes" of major mental disorders that limit the lives, productivity, and happiness of millions of people.

Drawing on cutting-edge research, Drs. Ratey and Johnson challenge the most basic beliefs of our mental health professionals by uncovering the biological factors that often determine our personalities.  They use real-life case studies to illustrate how shadow syndromes affect our everyday lives and how they can be treated--often dramatically--with diet, exercise, psychotherapy, and medication.

Shadow Syndromes is the revolutionary theory that sheds light on our life-limiting behaviors and offers the essential tools for changing them.  This book will liberate you and those you love.

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