Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2021

176 Pages

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197515402

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The Simple Care of a Hopeful Heart

Mentoring Yourself in Difficult Times

Robert J. Wicks

  • Contains 50 brief lessons that can be quickly read and digested, and reviewed again later
  • Focuses on self-mentoring when traditional mentorships are unavailable
  • Enables one to take better advantage of both the "downsides" and "upsides" of the various events in one's life
  • Filled with practical steps and intriguing questions that help readers incorporate the approaches offered into their daily routines
  • Information is designed to be "psychologically refreshing" for readers in any stage of their lives
  • Presents lessons taught to professional helpers and healers on how to remain resilient, maintain a healthy perspective, strengthen their self-care program
  • Shows readers the value of "posttraumatic growth" when experiencing both mild stress and serious trauma
  • This book presents a culmination of the author's previous work on enhancing resilience, improving one's self-care program, understanding how to gain, maintain, and regain a healthy perspective, and live a rich life even when faced with psychological darkness

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