The Happiness Trap

Based on the insights and techniques of a new form of psychotherapy called Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), this new book by Harris offers key principles and techniques for escaping the "happiness trap" to create a full, rich, and ...

The Happiness Trap

The Happiness Trap

Popular ideas about happiness are misleading, inaccurate, and are directly contributing to our current epidemic of stress, anxiety and depresssion. And unfortunately, popular psychological approaches are making it even worse. In this controversial, but empowering self-help book, Dr Russ Harries, reveals how millions of people are unwittingly caught in the 'The Happiness Trap', where the more they strive for happiness the more they suffer in the long term. He then provides an effective means to escape through a groundbreaking new approach based on mindfulness skills. Mindfulness is a mental state of awareness, openess, and focus. Mindfulness skills are easy to learn and will rapidly and effectively help you to reduce stress, enhance performance, manage emotions, improve health, increase vitality, and generally change your life for the better. The book provides scientifically proven techniques to: Reduce stress and worry. Rise above fear, doubt and insecurity. Break self-defeating habits. Improve performance and find fulfilment in your work. Build more satisfying relationships. Create a rich, full and meaningful life.

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The Happiness Trap
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Russ Harris
Categories: Acceptance and commitment therapy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Constable & Robinson Ltd

Popular ideas about happiness are misleading, inaccurate, and are directly contributing to our current epidemic of stress, anxiety and depresssion. And unfortunately, popular psychological approaches are making it even worse. In this controversial, but empowering self-help book, Dr Russ Harries, reveals how millions of people are unwittingly caught in the
The Happiness Trap Pocketbook
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Russ Harris, Bev Aisbett
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-16 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Popular myths about happiness directly contribute to our epidemic of stress, anxiety and depression - and sojme popular remedies are making it even worse! In his original bestselling self-help book, Dr Russ Harris revealed how millions of people are unwittingly caught in 'The Happiness Trap'. He then provided an effective
The Happiness Trap
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Russ Harris
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Exisle Publishing

A guide to ACT: the revolutionary mindfulness-based program for reducing stress, overcoming fear, and finding fulfilment – now updated. International bestseller, 'The Happiness Trap', has been published in over thirty countries and twenty-two languages. NOW UPDATED. Popular ideas about happiness are misleading, inaccurate, and are directly contributing to our current
The Illustrated Happiness Trap
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Russ Harris
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-11 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

The practice of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is made even more accessible in this fun, easy-to-understand, and illustrated companion to The Happiness Trap There’s this idea going around that we’re always supposed to be happy—and it’s making us miserable. The good news is, if you can learn to let
The Happiness Trap
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Dr Russ Harris
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Exisle Publishing

Free yourself from depression, anxiety and insecurity, and instead build a rich and meaningful life, with the world’s best-selling guide to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) There is a growing number of people who feel something is missing from their lives; that despite financial or family success they are not

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