Irvin D. Yalom

Irvin D. Yalom, M.D., is the author of The Schopenhauer Cure, Lying on the Couch, Every Day Gets a Little Closer, and Love's Executioner, as well as several classic textbooks on psychotherapy. His novel When Nietzsche Wept was a bestseller in Germany, Israel, Greece, Turkey, Argentina, and Brazil with millions of copies sold worldwide. Yalom is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at the Stanford University School of Medicine, and he divides his practice between Palo Alto, where he lives, and San Francisco, California.

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The Gift of Therapy: An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and Their Patients: Revised Edition

The Gift of Therapy: An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and Their Patients: Revised Edition

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £10.99

The culmination of master psychiatrist Dr Irvin Yalom's forty-five years' work as a therapist, this book illustrates through real case studies how patients and therapists alike can get the most out... (more)

The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy: Fifth Edition

The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy: Fifth Edition

by Irvin D. Yalom, Molyn Leszcz

  • Hardback £54.05 (RRP : £55.00 save £0.95)

This book has long been the standard text in the field. In this completely revised and updated fifth edition of The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy, Dr Yalom draws on nearly a decade of... (more)

Becoming Myself: A Psychiatrist's Memoir

Becoming Myself: A Psychiatrist's Memoir

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Hardback £20.00

'I was born in Washington, DC, June 13, 1931, of parents who immigrated from Russia shortly after the first world war. Home was the inner city of Washington - a small apartment atop my parents'... (more)

When Nietzsche Wept

When Nietzsche Wept

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £11.99

In nineteenth-century Vienna, a drama of love, fate, and will is played out amid the intellectual ferment that defined the era. Josef Breuer, one of the founding fathers of psychoanalysis, is at the... (more)

Existential Psychotherapy

Existential Psychotherapy

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Hardback £40.50 (RRP : £45.00 save £4.50)

Existential therapy has been practiced and continues to be practiced in many forms and situations throughout the world. But until now, it has lacked a coherent structure, and analysis of its tenets,... (more)

Every Day Gets a Little Closer: A Twice-told Therapy

Every Day Gets a Little Closer: A Twice-told Therapy

by Irvin D. Yalom, Ginny Elkin

  • Paperback £13.99

The many thousands of readers of the best-selling Love's Executioner will welcome this paperback edition of an earlier work by Dr Irvin Yalom, written with Ginny Elkin, a pseudonymous patient whom he... (more)

Lying on the Couch: A Novel

Lying on the Couch: A Novel

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £11.99

This second novel from the author of Love's Executioner and When Nietzsche Wept, charts the relationships of three psychotherapists, their hopes, fears and guilty secrets. (more)

Concise Guide to Group Psychotherapy

Concise Guide to Group Psychotherapy

by Sophia Vinogradov, Irvin D. Yalom

  • Hardback £39.60 (RRP : £44.00 save £4.40)

This guide examines the unique therapeutic value of group psychotherapy. Written for the clinician in need of concise, clinically relevant information, this book discusses how the patient-patient and... (more)

The Yalom Reader: Selections From the Work of a Master Therapist and Storyteller

The Yalom Reader: Selections From the Work of a Master Therapist and Storyteller

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £15.99

In this anthology readers will experience the diversity of Yalom's writing, with pieces ranging from illustrative case studies, to theoretical models, and, of course, to literature. 512 pages. (more)

Momma and the Meaning of Life: Tales of Psychotherapy

Momma and the Meaning of Life: Tales of Psychotherapy

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £9.99
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An exceptionally compelling and beautifully written collection of psychological case studies. This classic medium, first popularised by Freud and, more recently, by Oliver Sacks and Yalom himself,... (more)

Inpatient Group Psychotherapy

Inpatient Group Psychotherapy

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Hardback £33.99

This essential book for front-line clinicians offers new ways of conceptualizing the techniques of group therapy for use on acute wards. Yalom makes a strong case for the efficacy of group therapy on... (more)

Inside Therapy: Illuminating Writings about Therapists, Patients and Psychotherapy

Inside Therapy: Illuminating Writings about Therapists, Patients and Psychotherapy

by Jacob Rabinowitz, Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £8.50

Everyone with an interest in the art and science of psychotherapy - practitioners, patients, students, and avid readers of Freud, Jung, et al - will find this lively anthology an engrossing read. A... (more)

Treating Depression

Treating Depression

by Ira D. Glick

  • Paperback £34.19 (RRP : £37.99 save £3.80)

This key resource assists the clinician in deciding if it is appropriate to prescribe medication, if psychotherapy is the proper course of action, or if it is best to use a combination of medication... (more)

The Schopenhauer Cure: A Novel

The Schopenhauer Cure: A Novel

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £11.99

From the author of Lying on the Couch and When Nietsche Wept comes the world's first accurate group-therapy novel, a mesmerizing story of two men's search for meaning. (more)

Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death

Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £13.99

New in paperback. From Love's Executioner to The Gift of Therapy, over the past quarter century Irvin Yalom has established himself as the world's leading group psychotherapist. In this new work Dr... (more)

The Spinoza Problem: A Novel

The Spinoza Problem: A Novel

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £13.99

In The Spinoza Problem, Irvin Yalom spins fact and fiction into an unforgettable psycho-philosophical novel. A psychiatrist with a deep interest in philosophical issues, Yalom jointly tells the story... (more)

The Spinoza Problem: A Novel

The Spinoza Problem: A Novel

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Hardback £17.99

In The Spinoza Problem, Irvin Yalom spins fact and fiction into an unforgettable psycho-philosophical novel. A psychiatrist with a deep interest in philosophical issues, Yalom jointly tells the story... (more)

Love's Executioner and Other Tales of Psychotherapy

Love's Executioner and Other Tales of Psychotherapy

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £9.99

Love's Executioner offers us the humane and extraordinary insight of renowned psychiatrist Irvin D.Yalom as he looks into the lives of ten of his patients - and through them into the minds of us all.... (more)

Creatures of a Day: And Other Tales of Psychotherapy

Creatures of a Day: And Other Tales of Psychotherapy

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £14.99

All of us are creatures of a day, wrote Marcus Aurelius, rememberer and remembered alike. In his long-awaited new collection of stories, renowned psychiatrist Irvin D. Yalom describes his patients'... (more)

Becoming Myself: A Psychiatrist's Memoir

Becoming Myself: A Psychiatrist's Memoir

by Irvin D. Yalom

  • Paperback £13.99

'Wonderful, compelling and as insightful about its subject and about the times he lived in as you could hope for. A fabulous read' Abraham Verghese, author of Cutting for Stone Irvin D. Yalom has... (more)

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