The Doctor and the Soul - Viktor E. Frankl

The Doctor and the Soul

By Viktor E. Frankl

  • Release Date: 1986-10-12
  • Genre: Psychology
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In this classic work, internationally known Viennese psychiatrist Viktor E. Frankl, founder of the school of logotherapy, sets forth the principles of existential psychiatry. He holds that man's search for meaning in existence is a primary facet of his being; if the search is unrequited, it leads to neurosis. The role of the therapist, then, is to help the patient discover a purposefulness in life.