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Dr. Dorothy Rowe (born December 1930) is an Australian psychologist and author, whose area of interest is depression. Dr. Rowe currently resides in the United Kingdom.

Rowe came to England in her forties, working at Sheffield University and was the head of Lincolnshire Department of Clinical Psychology. In addition to her published works on depression, she is a regular columnist in the UK.

She spent her time working with depressed patients and, through listening to their stories, came to reject the medical model of mental illness, instead working within personal construct theory. She believes that depression is a result of beliefs which do not enable a person to live comfortably with themselves or the world. Most notably it is the belief in a "Just World" (that the bad are punished and the good rewarded) that exacerbates feelings of fear and anxiety if disaster strikes. Part of recovering is accepting that the external world is unpredictable and that we control relatively little of it.

The BBC were required to apologise to Dorothy Rowe in 2009 after the production editing of her radio interview misrepresented her views on the impact of religion in providing structure to people's lives.

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Total Books: 40
Why We Lie The Source of Our Disasters
2010 - Why We Lie the Source of Our Disasters (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780007278855
ISBN-10: 0007278853
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting
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Angelika Hoerle The Comet of Cologne Dada
2010 - Angelika Hoerle the Comet of Cologne Dada (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783865606310
ISBN-10: 3865606318
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What Should I Believe Why Our Beliefs about the Nature of Death and the Purpose of Life Dominate Our Lives
Changing Places with Leeds Phil Sayers Rikke Lundgreen
2008 - Changing Places with Leeds Phil Sayers Rikke Lundgreen (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780954730079
ISBN-10: 0954730070
Genre: Children's Books
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My Dearest Enemy My Dangerous Friend Making and Breaking Sibling Bonds
Beyond Fear
2007 - Beyond Fear (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780007246595
ISBN-10: 0007246595
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Self-Help, Medical Books
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Depression The Way Out of Your Prison
Representing Berlin Sexuality and the City in Imperial and Weimar Germany
2003 - Representing Berlin Sexuality and the City in Imperial and Weimar Germany (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780754604518
ISBN-10: 0754604519
Genre: Nonfiction
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Friends and Enemies
2001 - Friends and Enemies (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780006530589
ISBN-10: 0006530583
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting
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Understanding Depression and Finding Freedom Breaking the Bonds of Isolation and Fear
Raising Happy Children What Every Child Needs Their Parents to Know - from 0-7 Years
The Real Meaning of Money
1997 - The Real Meaning of Money (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780002553292
ISBN-10: 0002553295
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Dorothy Rowe's Guide to Life
1996 - Dorothy Rowe's Guide to Life (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780006384229
ISBN-10: 0006384226
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Time on Our Side Growing in Wisdom Not Growing Old
Breaking the Bonds
1994 - Breaking the Bonds (Audio Cassette)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780001046696
ISBN-10: 0001046691
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The Courage to Live
1994 - The Courage to Live (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780006377368
ISBN-10: 000637736X
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Wanting Everything
1994 - Wanting Everything (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780006374305
ISBN-10: 0006374301
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The Successful Self
1993 - The Successful Self (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780006373421
ISBN-10: 0006373429
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Choosing Not Losing
1988 - Choosing Not Losing (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780006372028
ISBN-10: 0006372023
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Construction of Life and Death
1982 - Construction of Life and Death (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780471100645
ISBN-10: 0471100641
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Time on Our Side
Time on Our Side (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780002159708
ISBN-10: 0002159708
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La Depresion [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)