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Happiness is a choice : the symptoms, causes, and cures of depression / Frank Minirth and Paul Meier.

Minirth, Frank B. (Author). Meier, Paul D. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville 616.85 MIN (Text) 76895000239113 1st Floor Nonfiction Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland 616.85 M665 (Text) 76383000374930 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780801068263 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0801068266
  • Physical Description: 239 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Updated ed.
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Baker Books, c2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-234) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Inner reflections -- What is depression? -- Who gets depressed? -- What are the symptoms of depression? -- Is suicide a sin? -- Are grief reactions the same as depression? -- What causes depression? -- Is genetics a good excuse? -- How deep do the roots of depression run? -- What are the primary sources of emotional pain? -- Do "nice guys" finish last? -- Can depression be acted out? -- What precipitating stresses bring on depression? -- What are the personality dynamics that lead to depression? -- How can one overcome depression? -- Are there some basic guidelines for a happy life? -- How do you handle anger? -- When are medication and hospitalization advantageous? -- How do you handle anxiety? -- How do you find lifelong happiness?
Summary, etc.: Explores the complex relationship between spiritual life and psychological health and then spells out basic steps for recovering from depression and maintaining a happy, fulfilling life.
Subject: Depression, Mental > Popular works.

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