Irvin D. Yalom
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Irvin D. Yalom

Professor of Psychiatry at Stanford University. Author of nonfiction psychiatry texts, novels, and books of stories. Currently in private practice of psychiatry in Palo Alto and San Francisco, California.

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    • The Gift of Therapy

    • An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and Their Patients
    • By: Irvin Yalom
    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 843
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 742
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 731

    The best-selling author of Love's Executioner shares his uniquely fresh approach and the valuable insights he has gained - presented as 85 personal and provocative "tips for beginner therapists"....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Truly a gift from a master therapist

    • By Garden Goddess on 10-15-16
    • An Open Letter to a New Generation of Therapists and Their Patients
    • By: Irvin Yalom
    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Release date: 12-11-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 843 ratings

    Regular price: $27.37

    • Love's Executioner

    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: C.M. Carlson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 492
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 438
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 439

    The collection of 10 absorbing tales by master psychotherapist Irvin D. Yalom uncovers the mysteries, frustrations, pathos, and humor at the heart of the therapeutic encounter....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • You Can’t Make This Stuff Up

    • By Espanolish on 11-02-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • When Nietzsche Wept

    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael Garcia
    • Length: 15 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 405
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 376
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 377

    Josef Breuer, one of the founding fathers of psychoanalysis, is at the height of his career. Friedrich Nietzsche, Europe's greatest philosopher, is on the brink of suicidal despair....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An immortal book !

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-06-15

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Schopenhauer Cure

    • A Novel
    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Neil Hellegers
    • Length: 14 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 81

    Suddenly confronted with his own mortality after a routine checkup, eminent psychotherapist Julius Hertzfeld is forced to reexamine his life and work....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bravo!!

    • By Jonathon on 10-02-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Staring at the Sun

    • Overcoming the Terror of Death
    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Gregory Gorton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 276
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 235
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 232

    Irvin D. Yalom is an author whose best-selling trade books and novels tell compelling, dramatic, and illuminating stories with which readers can identify....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Positive & Life Affirming

    • By Sara on 02-25-15

    Regular price: $15.36

    • Lying on the Couch

    • A Novel
    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Tony Pasqualini
    • Length: 15 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 739
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 671
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 671

    Lying on the Couch gives listeners a tantalizing, almost illicit glimpse at what their therapists might really be thinking during their sessions....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fresh Fun!

    • By Espanolish on 05-11-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Becoming Myself

    • A Psychiatrist's Memoir
    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 175
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 174

    Best-selling writer and psychotherapist Irvin D. Yalom puts himself on the couch in a lapidary memoir....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • excellent capstone to a life well lived

    • By James on 11-26-17

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Creatures of a Day, and Other Tales of Psychotherapy

    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Traber Burns
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 449
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 406
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 403

    Like Love's Executioner and Yalom's other writings, Creatures of a Day lays bare the necessary task we each face every day: to make our own lives meaningful....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A book of rich experience, wonderfully narrated

    • By LostinBooks on 04-12-15

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Spinoza Problem

    • A Novel
    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Traber Burns
    • Length: 14 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Internationally best-selling novelist Irvin D. Yalom explores the mindsets of two men separated by 300 years. Using his skills as a psychiatrist, he explores the inner lives of Baruch Spinoza, the saintly secular philosopher, and of Alfred Rosenberg, the godless mass murderer....

    Regular price: $20.89

    • Momma and the Meaning of Life

    • Tales of Psychotherapy
    • By: Irvin D. Yalom
    • Narrated by: Traber Burns
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118

    In six enthralling stories drawn from his own clinical experience, Irvin D. Yalom once again proves himself an intrepid explorer of the human psyche as he guides his patients....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love Yalom!

    • By Nicole P. on 09-07-18

    Regular price: $24.47

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