The Art of Comforting: What to Say and Do for People in Distress

The Art of Comforting: What to Say and Do for People in Distress

Authors : Val Walker

ISBN10 : 1585428280 ISBN13 : 9781585428281

Genres : Nonfiction,Self Help,Psychology,Language,Communication

Language: English

3.75 /5

Paperback, 320 pages

Published October 28th 2010 by TarcherPerigee

Description

We live in an increasingly "virtual" world in which it can be tempting to skip making that true, human connection with someone in pain. Even though our thoughts might be with them, we lack the confidence to reach out, worrying that we will say or do the "wrong" thing.

In this practical,......more

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About the author(Val Walker)

Val Walker, MS, is a contributing blogger for Psychology Today and the Health Story Collaborative in Boston. Her newest book, 400 Friends and No One to Call: Breaking Through Isolation and Building Community, is being released on March 26, 2020, with Central Recovery Press. Walker is the author of T......more

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