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Life's too short : pull the plug on self-defeating behavior and turn on the power of self-esteem

Author: Abraham J Twerski
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Examines the painful impact of low self-esteem and a poor self-image, explaining how to identify negative behavior patterns and develop the confidence and self-awareness to overcome them.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham J Twerski
ISBN: 0312118465 9780312118464 0312155700 9780312155704
OCLC Number: 32132003
Description: xiv, 175 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: You're better than you think --
Why you feel so bad when you should feel good --
Fear of rejection --
Demanding recognition --
Co-dependence --
Hypersensitivity --
Narcissism --
Fear of happiness and fear of failure --
Compartmentalization --
Depression --
Anxiety --
Alcoholism and other chemical addictions --
Eating disorders --
Self-assessment and support: the road to recovery --
How it worked for Barbara. How it worked for Betty --
How it worked for Linda --
How it worked for Adrienne, Ronald, and Amy --
Relapse versus growth --
Resistance to self-awareness --
Getting in touch with feelings --
Anger and hostility --
Shame versus guilt --
Learning our limitations --
Setting priorities --
Components of self-esteem --
What is humanity? What is spirituality? --
Helping our children develop self-esteem --
It's never too late --
Doing good and feeling good.
Other Titles: Life is too short
Responsibility: Abraham J. Twerski.

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"Abraham Twerski elucidates many of the problems that result from unwarranted feelings of shame and points a direction to their solution. Very worthwhile reading." --John Bradshaw"Dr. Twerski Read more...

 
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