Maybe You Should Talk to Someone

Maybe You Should Talk to Someone : A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed

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Meet Lori Gottlieb, an insightful and compassionate therapist whose clients present with all kinds of problems. There's the struggling new parents; the older woman who feels she has nothing to live for; the self-destructive young alcoholic; and the terminally ill 35-year-old newlywed. And there's John, a narcissistic television producer, who frankly just seems to be a bit of a jerk. Over the course of a year, they all make progress.

But Gottlieb is not just a therapist - she's also a patient who's on a journey of her own. Interspersed with the stories of her clients are her own therapy sessions, as Gottlieb goes in search of the hidden roots of a devastating and life-changing event.

Personal, revealing, funny and wise, Maybe You Should Talk to Someone opens a rare window onto a world that is most often bound by secrecy, offering an illuminating tour of a profoundly private process.
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 136 x 152 x 27mm | 269g
  • Bolinda Audio Books
  • Tullamarine, Australia
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Simultaneous Release
  • 1489497528
  • 9781489497529
  • 1,730,815

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'If you have even an ounce of interest in the therapeutic process, or in the conundrum of being human, you must read this book. It is wise, warm, smart and funny, and Lori Gottlieb is exceedingly good company.' -- Susan Cain, bestselling author of Quiet '... funny, hopeful, wise, and engrossing - all at the same time. Lori Gottlieb takes us inside the most intimate of encounters as both clinician and patient and leaves us with a surprisingly fresh understanding of ourselves, one another, and the human condition. This is a daring, delightful, and transformative book.' -- Arianna Huffington, NYT bestselling author and co-founder of The Huffington Post 'Rarely have I read a book that challenged me to see myself in an entirely new light, and was at the same time laugh-out-loud funny and utterly absorbing.' -- Katie Couric, award-winning journalist
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About Lori Gottlieb

Brittany Pressley is a singer, dancer and actress with numerous stage, film, TV and voiceover credits. She graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in psychology and dance. Her extensive voice work includes the narration of titles by Alyson Noel, R.L. Stine, as well as the Goddess Test series. Audible is a seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information, and educational programming on the Internet.
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87,674 ratings
4.37 out of 5 stars
5 53% (46,830)
4 34% (30,037)
3 10% (8,564)
2 2% (1,590)
1 1% (653)
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