|By (author):||Maté, Gabor|
|Subject:||NON-FICTION / Canadian|
|PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health|
|PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)|
|SELF-HELP / Substance Abuse & Addictions / General|
|Publisher:||Knopf Random Vintage Canada|
|Size:||9.00in x 6.00in|
|From The Publisher*|
From our most trusted, compassionate authority on stress, trauma and mental well-being-a groundbreaking investigation into the causes of illness, a bracing critique of how our society breeds disease, and a pathway to health and healing.
A renowned speaker, and bestselling author, Dr. Gabor Maté is highly sought after for his expertise on a range of topics including addiction, stress and childhood development. Dr. Maté has written several bestselling books, including the award-winning In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters With Addiction; When the Body Says No: Exploring the Stress/Disease Connection, and Scattered: How ADD Originates and What You Can Do About It, and co-authored Hold on to Your Kids: Why Parents Need To Matter More Than Peers. His works have been published internationally in nearly thirty languages. Daniel Maté is a musical theatre lyricist and composer whose work has been honoured with the Edward Kleban Prize, a Jonathan Larson Foundation Grant and the Cole Porter Award for Music and Lyrics. He is the producer and host of the YouTube program "Lyrics To Go". With his father Gabor, Daniel regularly co-leads the popular workshop Hello Again: A Fresh Start for Parents and Their Adult Children. He also runs a "mental chiropractic" service called Take A Walk With Daniel (walkwithdaniel.com).