This manual has been written by a psychiatrist with 40 years of experience and is a concise synthesis of how to deal with interpersonal problems by the use of a simple set of tools. These tools will help you to effectively deal with problems with children, adolescents, dating, marriages, divorces, bosses and just plain people. It's a shortcut so that you can bypass the need for professional counseling. It's meant to be simple to understand and use. That's why it's a short book.