Overcoming Procrastination: Or how to Think and Act Rationally in Spite of Life’s Inevitable Albert Ellis was a clinical psychologist and a marriage counselor. Overcoming procrastination: or, how to think and act rationally in spite of life’s inevitable hassles. Front Cover. Albert Ellis, William J. Knaus. New American. Overcoming procrastination ; or how to think and act rationally in spite of life’s inevitable hassles / Albert Ellis and William J. Knaus Ellis, Albert,

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Again, definitely read his overrcoming to Rational Living” as background reading to make this even more so. This book is about using REBT to combat procrastination. This book helped change my life for the better.

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The authors – two established doctors of psychiatry who pioneered the “Rational-Emotive Technique” of dealing with and changing behavior – have a clumsy, ham-fisted way of getting their ideas across in this book. He is generally considered to be one overcoming procrastination albert ellis the originators of the cognitive revolutionary paradigm shift in psychotherapy and the founder of cognitive-behavioral therapies.

Sharon Jones rated it overcomiing it Jun 03, Even if it overcoming procrastination albert ellis written in the manner of a stuffy doctor pprocrastination very hard to seem human. Signet July 1, Language: In AprilEllis was hospitalized with pneumonia, and had to stay in either the hospital or the rehabilitation facility. I knew then that I couldn’t do school and work while procrastinating. I do realize that he has other books covering anxiety in greater detail Kvercoming reading his book overcoming procrastination albert ellis anxiety right now actually but it would’ve been nice to see him apply this material to procrastination in somewhat more detail.


The ideas presented are basic; and the many examples of generic patients suffering conveniently generic problems can get tiresome. New American Library- Psychology – pages.

Jan 19, Overcoming procrastination albert ellis rated it it was amazing. The authors of this book seem to write like they speak and it did not procrastintaion to help the book. It includes many comments provrastination procrastination by college students and what should be done about it. This book like no other, and I have read two popular ones out procrastinattion, explained to me precisely the reasons why I procrastinate.

Your recently viewed items overcoming procrastination albert ellis featured recommendations. Almost all of the same information, but better written, better organized and shorter. Rather than review the book I will summarise some of the key concepts.

I recommend it for anyone who wants to be more of a productive, timely person once again, such as myself. The writing also comes across as a bit caustic.

One thing that I like about this overcoming procrastination albert ellis and Ellis’ other books is that he includes quotations of conversations with clients. It is my second overcoming procrastination albert ellis. Deniz rated it it was amazing Jun 04, The third chapter he discusses procrawtination rational approach to procrastination. He was executive director of the Institute for Rational Living, Inc. Preview — Overcoming Procrastination by Albert Ellis. I read this book 10 years ago when I first started doing my masters and it changed my life.

Love is not a noun. Ellis had authored and co-authored more than 80 books and articles during his lifetime.

My library Overcoming procrastination albert ellis Advanced Book Search. He does cover the basics though, was just hoping for a tiny bit more in those areas since those are overcoming procrastination albert ellis “problem areas” for procrashination in terms of my procrastination. Product details Mass Market Paperback: One person found this helpful. Daniel Kent rated it really liked it Jan 17, sllis How to Overcome Procrastination and Live a Hap Customers who viewed this item also viewed.


This is a good discussion of the causes of procrastination and approaches for reducing it. Blown your diet after 8 weeks? He died there on July 24, in ellix wife’s arms. Chase Crucil rated it really liked it Jan 19, It is overcoming procrastination albert ellis worth checking out. To be honest, I have not gotten around to reading it, but it is on my list.

Be the first to ask overcpming question about Overcoming Procrastination. The ideas, The authors – two established doctors of psychiatry who pioneered the “Rational-Emotive Technique” of dealing with and changing behavior – have a clumsy, ham-fisted way of getting their ideas across in this book. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. It arrived on time and in good condtion.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Before reading e,lis book, I really thought I was a lost case and that I would never change my old ways.

Solve your motivational problems, by understanding how the mind works. He was born on September 27, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.