The Chimp Paradox: The Acclaimed Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness (Paperback)Prof Steve Peters (author)
- 10+ in stock
The Chimp is the emotional machine that we all possess. It thinks independently from us and can make decisions… the main purpose of this book is to help you to manage your Chimp and to harness its strength and power when it is working for you and to neutralise it when it is not.
Do you sabotage your own happiness and success?
Are you struggling to make sense of yourself?
Do your emotions sometimes dictate your life?
The Chimp Paradox is an incredibly powerful mind management model that can help you become a happy, confident, healthier and more successful person.
Prof Steve Peters explains the struggle that takes place within your mind and then shows how to apply this understanding to every area of your life so you can: - Recognise how your mind is working - Understand and manage your emotions and thoughts - Manage yourself and become the person you would like to be.
The Chimp Mind Management Model is based on scientific facts and principles, which have been simplified into a workable model for easy use.
By giving you an understanding of the way in which your mind works and how you can manage it this book will help you to develop yourself and give you the skills to remove anxiety, have confidence and choose your emotions. It will help you to identify what is holding you back or preventing you from having a happier and more successful life.
Each chapter explains different aspects of how you function and highlights key facts for you to understand and offers exercises to help you develop. By undertaking these exercises you will see immediate improvements in your daily living and, over time, you will develop emotional skills and practical habits that will help you to become the person that you want to be, and live the life that you want to live.
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 362 g
Dimensions: 216 x 135 x 26 mm
'Absolutely fascinating, the book is fantastic ... I'm obsessed with this book.' - Chris Evans
'The mind programme that helped me win my Olympic Golds.' - Sir Chris Hoy
'He is the best. I've played my most consistent form for Liverpool and England since seeing Steve.' - Steven Gerrard
'Steve Peters is the most important person in my career.' - Victoria Pendleton, World and Olympic Cycling Champion
'Steve's been excellent. He is a specialist in what he does and a genius in that field, and is such an understanding guy.' - Brendan Rodgers
'Nothing comes close to this model. It really does offer simple but effective ways on how to really improve your life.' - Ronnie O’Sullivan
You may also be interested in...
This isn't quite the worst "self-help" book I have ever read but it is awful. The thought that anyone in real need of help might turn to it is worrying.
Why is it so bad? Partly because it wilfully... More
“the chimp paradox”
if your interested in knowing who you really are..this is were to begin,what a great insight into the mind...and more specifically your mind..most of the time i know i was my own worst enemy and this book confirmed it... More
“Effective steps to sort yourself/life out :)”
A real life saver! Finally a book that explains our relationship to ourselves and others and how to manage it all effectively to be happy and content. Steve Peters really knows what he's talking about and thank... More
Please sign in to write a review
Would you like to proceed to the App store to download the Waterstones App?
Alternatively, for multiple items you may find it easier to add to basket, then pay online and collect in as little as 2 hours, subject to availability.