By Dr. Robert Firestone PhD,Dr. Joyce Catlett PhD
"This e-book fruitfully serves these seeking to follow Ernest Beckerís rules psychotherapeutically, in person counseling or in staff treatment. A capstone to Robert Firestoneís 50 years of labor in psychotherapy, psychoanalysis and psychiatry and to the various books written via those authors, Firestone and Catlett convey the right way to practice the topics and implications of the tips of Ernest Becker in daily life. Their simple premise is that accepting demise is a part of constructing an maintaining and significant event of lifestyles. Contributing to the credibility in their presentation is the wealth of scientific facts and private event Firestone and Catlett incorporate."
--The Ernest Becker Foundation
"[F]ascinating and an stress-free read....steeped in good researched and proper mental and sociological views acceptable to all social experiences areas..."
University of Chichester
"Firestone and Catlettís paintings is a fabulous achievement....This quantity is either cutting edge and intrepid. Firestone and Catlett problem triumphing psychoanalytic perspectives on demise they usually demolish a number of the permitted canons of thanatology and existential psychology. ...This is needed examining for an individual who purports to discuss death."
-- Jerry Piven, PhD
Author of Death and myth: A Freudian research of Mortal Terror
"[A] towering synthesis of non-public and medical knowledge approximately death....with a great evaluation of the psychology of loss of life and demise anxiety....Dr. Firestone attracts at the better of the existential-humanistic in addition to the psychoanalytic thinkers to deal with a flourishing direction towards self-realization."
-Kirk J. Schneider, PhD
Author, Existential-Integrative Psychotherapy and Awakening to Awe
(From the Foreword)
Firestone and Catlett's groundbreaking quantity assists psychological health and wellbeing practitioners in supporting their consumers learn how to settle for and face their mortality. They describe the numerous defenses of loss of life nervousness that retain contributors from reaching own achievement, and in addition recommend the right way to cope at once with fears of demise; an strategy that, paradoxically, can result in extra delight, extra freedom, and a better appreciation for the present of lifestyles.
This e-book examines the various harmful effects of loss of life nervousness, together with introversion, melancholy, and withdrawal from lifestyles. through the publication, the authors show the significance of accomplishing what they name life-affirming dying expertise.
Key subject matters include:
- The dawning information of demise and its effect at the constructing baby
- Literal and symbolic defenses opposed to dying nervousness
- Separation idea and "the myth bond"
- Challenging the defenses that intervene with residing absolutely
- Microsuicide: the demise of the spirit
- Breaking with restricting non secular dogma and cultural worldviews
With this ebook, psychological healthiness practitioners and their consumers could be in a position to greater comprehend demise knowledge, triumph over the defenses opposed to dying nervousness, and eventually lead richer, extra gratifying lives.
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Beyond Death Anxiety: Achieving Life-Affirming Death Awareness by Dr. Robert Firestone PhD,Dr. Joyce Catlett PhD