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- When Nietzsche Wept 1,383 copies, 33 reviews
- Love's Executioner & Other Tales of Psychotherapy 883 copies, 13 reviews
- Lying on the Couch: A Novel 546 copies, 3 reviews
- The Schopenhauer Cure: A Novel (P.S.) 536 copies, 8 reviews
- The Gift of Therapy: An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and… 447 copies, 10 reviews
- Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy 416 copies, 4 reviews
- Momma and the Meaning of Life: Tales of Psychotherapy 239 copies, 5 reviews
- Existential Psychotherapy 231 copies, 2 reviews
- Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death 221 copies, 6 reviews
- The Spinoza Problem: A Novel 191 copies, 14 reviews
- Every Day Gets A Little Closer: A Twice-told Therapy 151 copies, 3 reviews
- The Yalom Reader: Selections from the Work of a Master Therapist and… 68 copies
- Inpatient Group Psychotherapy 42 copies, 1 review
- I'm calling the police 21 copies
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Wednesday, March 4, 7:30 p.m.Creatures of a Day: And Other Tales of Psychotherapy
The newest from eminent psychotherapist and leading author of late-20th century writing on psychotherapy, Irvin D. Yalom, is an absorbing collection of ten tales of psychotherapy that uncover the mysteries, frustrations, pathos, and humor at the heart not only of the therapeutic encounter but of life itself. Yalom grapples with two of the biggest challenges everyone faces: how to live a life worth living, and how to deal with its inevitable end.
Never maudlin or cheap, Yalom's writing is funny, earthy, and often shocking, an act of radical honesty about the facts and ultimate destiny of human life that most of us spend too much time trying to avoid recognizing.
Irvin D. Yalom is an emeritus professor of psychiatry at Stanford and a psychiatrist in private practice in San Francisco. He is the author of many books, including Love's Executioner, Theory and Practice in Group Psychotherapy, and When Nietzsche Wept.
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Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Stanford University and author of several textbooks and novels on psychotherapy.
Born in Washington, D.C. to parents who immigrated from Russia shortly after WWI. Grew up in inner-city Washington, in a small apartment above his parents' grocery store on First and Seaton Street.
Husband of historian Marilyn Yalom
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