Renowned Christian Psychiatrist Dr. Frank Minirth is back with more hope than ever for those in the grip of pressing emotions. The author of more than sixty books, including the best-selling Happiness Is a Choice, he empowers readers with a broad array of practical coping strategies. He brings a holistic blend of medical, behavioral, and biblical principles to bear on such issues as discouragement, stress, difficult relationships, aging, loneliness, depression, and grief. In Pursuit of Happiness is action-oriented, with positive, achievable steps anyone can take to move forward. Readers can test themselves for stress, anger, or loneliness; distinguish depression from dementia; and discover when it's all right to be codependent. A comprehensive glossary explains key concepts and terms in plain language. Authoritative appendixes provide clinical details of interest to professionals. The result is a valuable resource for the hurting and caregiver alike. Book jacket.