Together : the healing power of human connection in a sometimes lonely world / Vivek H. Murthy, MD.Material type: TextPublisher: New York, NY : Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, Edition: First editionDescription: xxii, 326 pages ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780062913296; 0062913298Subject(s): Loneliness | Mental health | CommunitiesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: TogetherDDC classification: 158.2 LOC classification: BF575.L7 | M88 2020
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Section I. Making sense of loneliness -- Under our noses -- The evolution of loneliness -- Cultures of connection -- Why now? -- Unmasking loneliness -- Section II. Building a more connected life -- Relating inside out -- Circles of connection -- A family of families.
"In Together, the former Surgeon General addresses the overlooked epidemic of loneliness as the underpinning to the current crisis in mental wellness and offers solutions to create connection and stresses the importance of community to counteract the forces driving us to depression and isolation"-- Provided by publisher.