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The chemistry of calm : a powerful, drug-free plan to quiet your fears and overcome your anxiety / Henry Emmons.

(Author).
  • ISBN: 9781439129067 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1439129061 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Description: vi, 279 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Touchstone trade pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster,

Available copies

  • 6 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction RC 531 .E45 2010 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction RC 531 E45 2010 (Text to phone) Missing -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 616.85223/Emmons (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction RC 531 .E45 2010 (Text to phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Lawrence Campus Stacks RC531 .E45 2010 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction RC 531 .E45 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult Nonfiction 616.8522 EMM (Text to phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 616.8522 Emmons (Text to phone) Checked out 04/19/2014

Content descriptions

General Note: "A Touchstone Book."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-269) and index.
Contents Note: The promise of tranquility: why anxiety hurts, and how you can fix it -- A brief history of anxiety: why we are stressed and why a prescription may not be the best answer -- The roots of resilience: how to understand the seven types of anxiety -- Step 1: Balance your brain chemistry: how to feed your brain for optimal mental health -- Step 1 (continued): Balance your brain chemistry: how to support your brain with safe nutritional supplements -- Step 2: Manage your energy: why recharging your body is key to sustaining a healthy mind -- Step 3: Align with nature: how to tame your mind and ease your anxiety -- Step 4: Quiet the mind: why mindfulness is the key to restoring your calm -- Step 5: Turn toward the feeling: how to remain steady even in tough times -- Step 6: cultivate a good heart: how self-acceptance leads to greater peace -- Step 7: Create deep connections: how to develop a sense of belonging in the larger world -- The science of hope -- Afterword: the call to courage.
Summary: The debilitating effects of anxiety can affect your sense of well-being, health, longevity, productivity, and relationships. Dr. Henry Emmons presents his Resilience Training Program--a groundbreaking regimen designed to relieve anxiety and restore physical and mental strength. This step-by-step plan for mental calmness and emotional wisdom focuses on ways to create resilience as a key to resolving anxiety in everyday life, incorporating the latest science on diet, exercise, nutritional supplements, and mindfulness. Marrying the Eastern techniques of meditation with the traditional Western solutions of diet and exercise produces a dramatic effect.
Subject: Anxiety > Alternative treatment > Popular works.