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Breaking free from depression : pathways to wellness / Jesse H. Wright, Laura W. McCray.

(Author). McCray, Laura W. (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9781606239193 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1606239198 (pbk.)
  • Description: xii, 372 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Guilford Press,

Available copies

  • 5 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Adult Nonfiction RC 537 W743 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 616.8527/Wright (Text to phone) On holds shelf -
Melrose New Books (Browsing Room) 616.8527 Wright (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 616.8527/WRIGHT (Text to phone) Available -
Saugus Adult Nonfiction 616.852 Wright (Text to phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 616.8527 Wright (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: Machine generated contents note: PrefaceAuthors' Note1. Getting Started2. Medical Illness and Depression3. Paths to Depression: Paths to WellnessI. The Thoughts-Action Path4. Fighting Negative Thinking5. Restoring Energy and Enjoying Life6. Building Self-Esteem and Using Strengths7. Enhancing Well-BeingII. The Biology Path8. Getting the Most from AntidepressantsIII. The Relationship Path9. The People in Your Life: How Relationships Can Influence Recovery from Depression10. Managing Relationship Problems to Improve DepressionIV. The Lifestyle Path11. Lifestyle ChangesV. The Spiritual Path12. Using Spiritual ResourcesVI. The Mindfulness Path13. Mindfulness14. Developing a Plan and Making It Stick Resources.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary: "Leading psychiatrist/researcher Jesse Wright and his daughter Laura McCray, a family physician, have seen thousands of depressed patients in their practices--and have learned that a range of different treatments work. Infused with warmth, optimism, and clinical know-how, this book presents simple yet powerful depression-fighting strategies that sufferers can try on their own. Drs. Wright and McCray offer a flexible menu of treatment ideas plus clear guidance for creating a personalized anti-depression action plan. Aided by helpful worksheets, quizzes, and stories, readers learn ways to break the cycle of negative thinking, restore energy and a sense of well-being, strengthen relationships, and make informed decisions about medications. Now depression sufferers can chart their own path to recovery, using the best tools science has to offer"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Depression, Mental > Popular works.
Self-care, Health > Popular works.