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Books on Prescription

Reading Well Books on Prescription helps you manage your well–being using self–help reading.

Reading Well Books on Prescription helps you manage your well–being using self–help reading.

Your GP or another health practitioner may have recommended a self–book to help you manage conditions such as depression, phobias and anxiety.

These books are available from all our libraries. You can reserve them online for collection from any library.

Chronic pain

Overcoming Chronic Pain, by Francis Cole, Catherine Carus, Hazel Howden–Leach and Helen Macdonald

Health anxiety

Supported by Department of Health (IAPT), Royal College of General Practitioners, Royal College of Psychiatrists, Royal College of Nursing, British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies, British Psychological Society and Mind.

Developed by The Reading Agency in partnership with The Society of Chief Librarians.