chapter  19
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An Answer to Some Objections to Rational Emotive Psychotherapy

ByMICHAEL EDELSTEIN

At 19 years old, when I met Albert Ellis, I was anxious and depressed most of the time, socially insecure, and a skilled procrastinator. I had been in psychoanalytically oriented therapy for the past year to no avail. Then I heard Dr. Ellis speak, read one of his books, and made an appointment.