Praise for Unfuck Your Body
Praise for other Dr. Faith titles:
"Dr. Faith is a hoot with heart, and her guide is full of workable, professional advice, as well as it is replete with sarcasm, good humor, and grace." –Sarah White, Foreword Reviews (Unfuck Your Brain)
"From panic attacks to addiction, our mental health can be a jumble of sorts. Dr. Faith understands this, so she's created a way to "retrain your brain" to react appropriately to the non-emergencies." –Women.com (Unfuck Your Brain)
"Trauma therapist [Dr.] Harper unpacks the complexities of love and sex in this useful and charmingly profane self-help guide." –Publisher's Weekly (Unfuck Your Intimacy)
Is your body an asshole? Does it keep you up at night, crave junk foods, try to convince you that exercise is evil, or develop weird illnesses and pains for no apparent reason? Does having a body at all fill you with uncomfortable emotions? Enter Dr. Faith G. Harper—therapist, nutritionist, and bestselling author of Unfuck Your Brain. She explains the emerging science of the gut-brain connection and the vagus nerve. It’s time to understand what’s going on in your body and how to make friends with it again. Work through body shame and trauma, manage illness and disability, and implement small changes that make a huge difference in how you feel every day.
SUBJECT: Health / Microcosm Published / Science / Mental Health / 5-Minute Therapy / Trauma
PUBLICATION: Nov 10, 2020
FORMAT: 192 pages, 5x7", paperback
ART: B&W illustrations
Faith G. Harper, PhD, LPC-S, ACS, ACN is a bad-ass, funny lady with a PhD. She’s a licensed professional counselor, board supervisor, certified sexologist, and applied clinical nutritionist with a private practice and consulting business in San Antonio, TX. She has been an adjunct professor and a TEDx presenter, and proudly identifies as a woman of color and uppity intersectional feminist. She is the author of the book Unf*ck Your Brain and many other popular zines and books on subjects such as anxiety, depression, and grief. She is available as a public speaker and for corporate and clinical trainings.
A small, innovative publishing house, Microcosm Publishing specializes in work designed to make the reader feel good about being alive, take an active role in bettering their life, and impact the world around them. Microcosm has developed a reputation for teaching self-empowerment, showing hidden histories, and fostering creativity through challenging conventional publishing wisdom with books and zines about DIY skills, food, politics, and art. Our books are printed in the USA.