We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Doctor and the Soul by Viktor E. Frankl

Recognising that the need for meaning in life is the primary facet in an individual's life as a result of his experiences in Nazi concentration camps led Viktor Frankl to develop his theory of logotherapy. Dr Frankl's revolutionary theory is outlined in The Doctor and the Soul, now republished for the first time in two decades. Man's search for meaning is the most human phenomenon of all and the frustration of that need causes neurosis, anxiety and despair. It becomes the psychiatrist's role to help a patient find meaning in their life.

Doctor and the Soul looks at the meaning of individual lives, it is the psychotherapeutic technique that answers the patient's question: 'Why do I go on living?' Logotherapy finds the possibility of concrete meaning in any life situation and offers a patient recovery by strengthening trust in the unconditional meaningfulness of life and the dignity of the individual.

Buy Doctor and the Soul by Viktor E. Frankl from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780285637016
ISBN-10: 0285637010
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 129mm x 17mm)
Pages: 272
Imprint: Souvenir Press Ltd
Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Publish Date: 19-Apr-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Doctor and the Soul by Viktor E. Frankl

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Doctor and the Soul book by Viktor E. Frankl and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


A Preview for this title is currently not available.