This Book Will Make You Calm (Paperback)

By Jo Usmar, Dr. Jessamy Hibberd

Quercus, 9781623658885

Publication Date: February 10, 2015

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Description

Life in the twenty-first century is tough--new technology, constant change, more choice and extra pressure all add to our stress levels. And when you're stressed or tired your insecurities increase--so breaking that cycle feels impossible. But help is at hand: this book will show you how to beat stress and become more positive, relaxed, and productive.

Dr Jessamy Hibberd and Jo Usmar draw on the latest cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) research to show you how to develop coping strategies and learn practical techniques to deal with stress and anxiety quickly and effectively. From reducing worry and boosting energy to breathing and mindfulness techniques, this helpful little book will make your life more serene, stress-free and fulfilled.

Chapters include:
  • Relaxation exercises
  • Work-life balance
  • Exercise and fitness
  • Stress management
  • Overall health
  • Overcome anxiety
  • Dealing with anger
  • Eating well


About the Author

Dr. Jessamy Hibberd works as a contributing psychologist and is registered on the British Psychological Society's media friendly psychologist list. She endeavors to make psychology easy to understand and accessible and has contributed to magazines and newspapers such as Glamour, Look, Fabulous, More, The Sun, The Daily Mail, The Sunday and Daily Express, Boots Health & Beauty, Be and Pregnancy & Birth.

Jo Usmar is a freelance journalist who has worked for such magazines and newspapers as Cosmopolitan, Stylist, Look, Fabulous, Heat, The Mirror and The Sun's.


Praise For This Book Will Make You Calm

"Take on January with new-found serenity with this series of self-help books"—Stylist

"Make-it-happen-manuals: the This Book Will series [...] has no cringey therapy-speak, just lots of clever strategies and practical tips"—Zest

"Aims to give you the tools to understand why you feel, think and behave the way you do - and then to change it"—Female First

"There is so much in this that I highlighted that I could quote the entire book! I read a lot of self-help books . . . Some I walk away knowing I didn't take anything away but I didn't lose anything but time. In this one, however, I am keeping it on my Kindle and may wind up getting it in paperback just so I have it handy."—Creating Serenity

"Practical and interesting. Hibberd and Usmar include fun facts and figures and make reading about sleep less or a chore and more of an interesting way to spend a few hours."—Fangirl Nation