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Chained to the Desk (Third Edition) A Guidebook for Workaholics, Their Partners and Children, and the Clinicians Who Treat Them

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ISBN-10: 0814789234

ISBN-13: 9780814789230

Edition: 3rd 2014

Authors: Bryan E. Robinson

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Americans love a hard worker. The worker who toils eighteen-hour days and eats meals on the run between appointments is usually viewed with a combination of respect and awe. But for many, this lifestyle leads to family problems, a decline in work productivity, and ultimately to physical and mental collapse. Intended for anyone touched by what Robinson calls "the best-dressed problem of the twenty-first century," Chained to the Desk provides an inside look at workaholism's impact on those who live and work with work addicts--partners, spouses, children, and colleagues--as well as the appropriate techniques for clinicians who treat them. Originally published in 1998, this groundbreaking book…    
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Book details

List price: $25.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: New York University Press
Publication date: 2/21/2014
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 271
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.70" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Bryan E. Robinson , Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and a psychotherapist in private practice. He is the author of over 35 books, including  The Smart Guide to Managing Stress  and his debut novel,  Limestone Gumption . He hosted the PBS documentary,  Overdoing It: When Work Rules Your Life  and has appeared on 2 0/20, Good Morning America, WorldNews Tonight, NBC Nightly News, and  The Early Show.