Man’s Search for Meaning

Man’s Search for Meaning


Victor Frankl

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Anticipatory anxiety Term Analysis

Anticipatory anxiety is a type of neurosis in which one is so worried about something that the worry actually causes that thing to happen. For example, someone who sweats a great deal might end up sweating even more by worrying about how much he is sweating.
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Logotherapy in a Nutshell: Logotherapy as a Technique
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Frankl explains that logotherapy is well-suited to treating “ anticipatory anxiety ,” in which a person’s fear of something makes that thing actually happen. For example,... (full context)