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Permission to Feel

Dr Marc Brackett PhD, Celadon Books, 2019

Emotions are taking centre stage as a focus in research and application. Brackett is Director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and a professor at the Yale Child Study Center. His book, Permission to Feel, walks us through the current knowledge on emotions, their importance in our lives and how to we can become more emotionally aware and effective. In Part One of the book, he explains aspects of emotion and encourages us to become emotional scientists in our own lives.


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