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‘A brilliant book about how we identify the often-charming people who only spread misery.’ Jeremy Vine, BBC Radio 2

BMA MEDICAL AWARDS 2020: HIGHLY COMMENDED

Some people are so stressful, they can actually make us ill. Gameplayers, bullies, users and abusers – all pose a risk to our health and welfare if we don’t take action. This book presents the tools we need to deal with the toxic people in our lives who drain our energy. It explains how to make healthy relationship choices, set proper boundaries and recognize the red flags that should alert us to avoid certain people.

Whether you are struggling with a narcissistic partner, or dealing with a bullying boss or a sociopathic colleague, there is practical advice that will help you not only to protect your mental wellbeing but also to thrive. You will understand the nature of the toxic workplace – how to avoid it and if necessary survive within it.

If you’re surrounded by the takers of this world, read this book and gain the freedom to make your own choices and live your own life.