By Stanley H. Teitelbaum

On the courtroom and at the box they're the world’s winners, displaying a ordinary grace and prowess their adoring enthusiasts can in basic terms dream approximately. but so frequently, off the sphere our activities heroes lose their point of view, their stability, and finally their position. In a piece as well timed because the most modern fracas at the basketball courtroom or the newest drug-induced scandal within the dugout, Stanley H. Teitelbaum seems into the conditions at the back of many megastar athletes’ precipitous fall from grace.
In his psychotherapy perform, Teitelbaum has labored broadly with specialist athletes and activities agents—work he attracts on the following for perception into the psyche of activities figures and the off-the-field demanding situations they face. contemplating either ancient and present circumstances, he exhibits how, mostly, the very elements that bring up athletes to superstardom give a contribution to their downfall. An evenhanded and sincere examine athletes who've faltered, Teitelbaum’s paintings is helping us see earlier our activities stars’ exalted pictures into what these images—and their frailty—say approximately our society and ourselves.

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