Matthew McKay, Patrick Fanning

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Are you your own worst enemy?
Are youd evastated by criticism? Do you have trouble your loved ones what you really need? If you said yes, you're a victim of low self-esteem.

Learn to be your own best friend!
This easy, step-by-step program can start changing that today! You can radically improve the way you feel about yourself and discover an attractive, confident, and happier you.

simple exercises to focus on your good points
how to combat your critical inner voice
techniques to stop your" shoulds"--those damaging rules about how you "should" be
effective ways to deal with criticism

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1The Nature
of Self-Esteem
Self-esteem is essential for psychological survival. It is an emotional sine qua non—without some measure of self-worth, life can be enormously painful, with many basic needs going unmet.
One of the main factors differentiating humans from other animals is the awareness of self: the ability to form an identity and then attach a value to it. In other words, you have the capacity to define who you are and then decide if you like that identity or not. The problem of self-esteem is this human capacity for judgment.

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"A valueable storehouse of tactics and strategies for constructing (or renovating) the foundation of our self-estem" --Phillip G. Zimbardo, author of Shyness

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Matthew McKay, Patrick Fanning

Matthew McKay
Patrick Fanning


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Matthew McKay, Patrick Fanning

Mass Market Paperbound

Mass Market Paperbound
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks
December 1987
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780312904432
ISBN10: 0312904436
4 3/16 x 6 3/4 inches, 373 pages

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