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  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    social, mental, natural, evolutionary and normal.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 6 reviews as of our last analysis date on Jan 22 2020.
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As a clinical psychologist and anxiety specialist I loved this book! A very different and very needed perspective on anxiety. I...  Read More

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Horwitz and wakefield have irrefutable evidence, as well as significant common sense logic, that most anxieties, phobias, ptsd, and obsessions/compulsions, as defined by the dsm, are really normative, expectable reactions that should not be labeled as disordered.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Horwitz and wakefield note that today's anxieties are mismatched with today's environment.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Many natural fears are not grounded in responses to any current environmental danger but are manifestations of ancestral fear mechanisms.


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    Among other complaints, the authors note that the studies fail to take into consideration the context of a person's anxiety.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Calling half the population of a major metropolitan area 'mentally disordered' after a natural disaster based on such feelings is inconsistent with any sensible concept of mental disorder.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This may have resulted because we were raised by parents who were insecure and emotionally unstable, causing us to fail to develop strong self-worth.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Consequently, when we go out into the world, we search for social acceptance because we lack internal self-acceptance.

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