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Now in paperback, the bestselling author of the Don't Sweat
series offers advice on how to deal with life's bigger issues.
With more than 21 million copies in print, Richard Carlson's bestselling Don't Sweat series has shown countless families, lovers, and professionals how not to sweat the small stuff. Now, Carlson takes on a subject that many people have asked him about on his nationwide lectures and tours: "But Richard. What do you do about the big stuff?"
In this groundbreaking new book, Carlson tackles the difficult issues--from illness, death, injury, and aging, to alcoholism, divorce, and financial pressures--with his trademark and eminently helpful advice.
What About the Big Stuff? will help anyone feel better able to deal with life's twists and turns by offering warm, reassuring guidance in chapters such as:
- Overcome Aging Anxiety
- Become a Healing Force
- Experience Calm Resolve
- Retire with Ease
- Let Go of Your Past
- and much more.
In his soothing and wise trademark tone, Carlson discusses dealing with the death of a loved one, how divorce affects your family and friends, confronting illness, and managing difficult financial situations.
With more than 21 million copies in print, Richard Carlson's bestselling Don't Sweat series has shown countless families, lovers, and workers how not to sweat the small stuff. Now, in his soothing and wise trademark tone, Carlson takes a different approach and discusses life's bigger issues, including dealing with the death of a loved one; how divorce affects your family and friends; confronting illness, whether in yourself or others; and managing difficult financial situations. In chapters such as 'Bouncing Back from Divorce,' 'Finding Life After Death,' and 'Feel Free to Grieve,' Carlson offers healing insight and heartfelt advice on how to find inner peace and strength to deal with the big stuff.
Don't Sweat the Big Stuff, but instead:
- Learn from the Big Stuff
- Grieve Freely
- Ask Yourself the Question, 'Will This Matter a Year from Now?'
- Reflect on What You're Going to Want to Say--Before You Need to Say It
- Prepare and Let Go
About the Author
Richard Carlson, Ph.D., was the author of the bestselling Don't Sweat the Small Stuff series. He passed away in 2006.