"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 (for 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 (for 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 (for Unfuck Your Intimacy)
Microcosm Publishing bestseller Dr. Faith walks you through friend break-ups. First off, figuring out if you can save the friendship (and if you want to), and giving that a try. Second off, all the ways people break up with friends, rated on a scale of relative healthfulness, with some scripts for having those hard conversations. Finally, tips for recovering from your friend break-up, whether you're the breaker-upper, or the break-upee. Sad to say that this is a useful skill set for everyone of every age.
SUBJECT: Microcosm Published / Mental Health / 5-Minute Therapy / Personal Growth / Friendship
PUBLICATION: Nov 2, 2021
FORMAT: 192 pages, 5.5" x 8.5"
CARTON QTY: 60
ART: b&w illustrations throughout
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.