Sane New World

Sane New World

A User's Guide to the Normal-crazy Mind

Paperback - 2014
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" The #1bestseller that presents a funny, honest, and engaging look at the craziness of modern life, explaining why we're all just a little bit out of our minds. In Sane New World, Ruby Wax - comedian, writer and mental health advocate - shows us just how our minds can send us mad as our internal critics play on a permanent loop tape. 'Don't do that.. why you... you didn't... should have... but you didn't...'. Ruby knows those voices well. She has been on a tough but ultimately enlightening journey that has taken her from battling depression to achieving a Masters Degree from Oxford University in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy. In Sane New World, Ruby helps us all understand why we sabotage our sanity, how our brains work and how we can rewire our thinking - often through simple mindfulness techniques - to find calm in a frenetic world. "--
Published: New York, New York :, Perigee,, 2014.
ISBN: 9780399170607
039917060X
Branch Call Number: 158.1 WAX
Characteristics: 247 pages :,illustrations ;,21 cm.

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Jun 29, 2015

A funny and accessible guide on how to use mindfulness techniques to manage anxiety.

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