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By Catherine Johnson, John Ratey

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Are you dwelling lower than a shadow?

Do you or an individual you like undergo from:

Chronic sadness
Obsessiveness
Outbursts of anger
The lack of ability to complete tasks
Acute anxiety
Disabling soreness in social situations

These are the "shadow syndromes" of significant psychological problems that restrict the lives, productiveness, and happiness of thousands of people.

Drawing on state of the art learn, Drs. Ratey and Johnson problem the main uncomplicated ideals of our psychological health and wellbeing pros via uncovering the organic elements that frequently be certain our personalities. They use real-life case experiences to demonstrate how shadow syndromes impact our daily lives and the way they are often treated--often dramatically--with nutrition, workout, psychotherapy, and medication.

Shadow Syndromes is the innovative thought that sheds gentle on our life-limiting behaviors and provides the fundamental instruments for altering them. This publication will unencumber you and people you're keen on.

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