Health Of Mind Soul Author:Ignace Lepp The mental strain and tension of living in the modern world have made man acutely aware of the importance of mental hygiene. To educate the modern Christian to these principles of mental hygiene and so help him to achieve the mental health necessary for a sound spiritual life, Ignace Lepp presents a guide to mental well-being which covers ... more »every stage of life from prenatal existence to old age.
In Health of Mind and Soul, the noted priest-psychoanalyst probes into the very roots of psychic disorder, gives solid principles of prevention, and offers mature, realistic solutions. After considering the psychological influences from the first psychic awareness in the womb to the turbulent period of adolescence, he discusses in depth the problems of the adult. He touches on every area affecting mental health, such as social relations, sex, problems of retirement; and considers the relation of spiritual and mental health.
Throughout the book, Father Lepp is penetrating in his insights, practical in his application, and clear in his expression. All these qualities combine to make Health of Mind and Soul an outstanding handbook for every person interested in achieving that mental and spiritual well-being so necessary for a full Christian life.« less