Nov 20, 2017
Is there anything positive about hopelessness or an addiction ?
What does it take to be a "worthwhile" human being, or to have a
In today’s podcast, David and Fabrice address three questions
submitted by listeners:
- Avi asks another great question about the importance of
Positive Reframing in TEAM-CBT. But how can we possibly find
something positive in the feeling of hopelessness. After all, Dr.
Aaron Beck has taught us that it's the worst emotion of all!
- Avi asks a similar question about an addiction. How can an
addiction possibly be a good thing?
- Eugene asks a tremendous question about a passage in Dr. Burns'
book, Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy, on the topic of
what it means to be a worthwhile human being, and what it takes to
make a life valuable. Eugene hints that Dr. Burns may have the
wrong idea, and asks what he would say to a patient who doesn't
David and Fabrice love your questions so keep them coming!