Applied Psychology

A Series by David Tuffley, Jackson Deloitte and Luke Vandenberg

Satori Now: Awakening your Highest Self
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 1 · Buddhism, Book 1 · Applied Psychology, Book 1 · Leadership, Book 1 · Creativity, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Satori Now makes the wisdom of the ages understandable to people living in the 21st Century. Written in simple language, Satori Now is an elegant restatement of the timeless truths passed down through the centuries by Buddhist and Taoist masters, and brought up to date with perspectives from modern science to give this timeless message new meaning in today's world.
Tao Te Ching: Lao Tzu's Timeless Classic for Today
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Series: Text Book, Book 1 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 2 · Applied Psychology, Book 2 · Applied Philosophy, Book 1 · Leadership, Book 2 · Creativity, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
The Tao Te Ching was written 2,500 years ago. Its longevity is due to the power and simplicity of its message. This edition presents this timeless message in plain English for all to understand. This book exercises a powerfully transformative effect on those who contemplate it. Let it do so for you.
What happens when I die?
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 4 · Buddhism, Book 2 · Applied Psychology, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation
More correctly known as the Bardo Thodol (or Liberation through Hearing), the Tibetan Book of the Dead in the Buddhist tradition is a detailed description of what one’s consciousness experiences in the period between death and rebirth. Remarkable for its clarity, the Bardo Thodol has been used to good effect in Buddhism for many centuries since its inception in the 8th Century BCE.
Communing with Nature
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 5 · Applied Psychology, Book 4 · Travel, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Nature is the manifestation of the Cosmic Mind. There is a pervasive non-conceptual intelligence that permeates Nature and which finds expression in the billions of life-forms and intricate ecosystems that make up the biosphere of this planet. Anyone who invests the time to know Nature is richly rewarded for their effort. Close communion with Nature is one of the great pleasures in life.
Cultivating Intuition
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 6 · Applied Psychology, Book 5 · Applied Philosophy, Book 3 · Leadership, Book 4 · Travel, Book 2 · Creativity, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
Intuition can be cultivated by building an awareness of how your microcosmic inner self is a small but perfectly formed representation of the macrocosm outside. This is how you are connected to all things; in a sense you are all things. The felt awareness of this ultimate Truth is Enlightenment. You don't just think it, you feel that it is true, know it at a deep level.
Leadership & the Tao A new look at the timeless question “What is Leadership?”
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 8 · For Writers, Book 1 · Applied Psychology, Book 6 · Applied Philosophy, Book 4 · Leadership, Book 5 · Creativity, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
For thousands of years people have tried to understand the elusive quality of Leadership. Still no consensus. What it means to be a leader differs according to the circumstances. This book examines the timeless, underlying qualities that must be present in a person if they are to be perceived as a leader by those around them.
Being Happy: Part 1
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Series: Being Happy, Book 1 · Applied Psychology, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
True happiness, lasting happiness is within everyone's grasp through a process known as Self-Actualisation, a natural state within the reach of everyone. This kind of happiness cannot be obtained through the acquisition of things. The fleeting gratification in getting things is not true happiness. That is an illusion created by our global consumer society.
The Artful Traveller: The Flâneur's Guidebook
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Series: Text Book, Book 4 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 13 · Applied Psychology, Book 8 · Applied Philosophy, Book 5 · Travel, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,940. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Artful Traveller is a person who seeks an authentic experience of a city by strolling about it in an unstructured way, responding intuitively to what they encounter. The Artful Traveller remains detached, non-judgmental; appreciating the nuanced perceptions that come their way. Use this book to give your travel a whole new dimension.
Raising Your Self-Esteem
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 9 · Creativity, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Despite standards of living at an all-time high, why do so many people live in misery and despair? This concise eBook can give you the tools you need to feel better and find real enjoyment in life. Healthy self-esteem is your birthright, not a luxury afforded to the lucky few.
The Art of Strategic Non-Action: Learning to go with the Flow
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Series: Text Book, Book 6 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 14 · Buddhism, Book 7 · Applied Psychology, Book 10 · Leadership, Book 6 · Travel, Book 5 · Creativity, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Strategic non-action is a powerful yet under-rated method of influencing events. In the West, action is considered a virtue while inaction is little more than laziness or cowardice. An understanding of strategic non-action gives you access to a deeper intuitive awareness than that gained through action, since knowledge that comes through action is obscured by situation-specific reactions.
The Enchiridion of Epictetus
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Series: Text Book, Book 7 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 15 · Applied Psychology, Book 11 · Applied Philosophy, Book 6 · Leadership, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The Enchiridion of Epictetus is a classic Stoic text, now written in modern English. Long considered an excellent manual of practical philosophy, you can apply it beneficially to your everyday life. The timeless message of the Enchiridion is as practical today as it was in ancient Greece. Perhaps this is where the it gets its enduring power and long-life. It really does work, start using it today.
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius: A Primer
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Series: Text Book, Book 9 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 16 · Applied Psychology, Book 12 · Applied Philosophy, Book 8 · Leadership, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius is a perennial, belonging to a very special category of book that has but a few members out of the millions of books ever published; longevity. It has a simple, powerful message that is as fresh and useful today as it was nearly two thousand years ago. The greater the Truth, the more simply it can be put. Put it to work in your own life and live better.
Anger Management: a Self-Help Guide
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 13. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Anger
Anger Management: a Self-Help Guide gives you a fresh perspective on the nature of anger. Once you see it in this new light, it becomes easier to manage. You understand what it is. It will never go away completely since it is part of human nature, but it can be brought under control so that it does not continue to create problems for you or the people around you.
Genius: Habits of Highly Creative People
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Series: For Writers, Book 8 · Applied Psychology, Book 14 · Applied Philosophy, Book 11 · Leadership, Book 11 · Creativity, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Highly creative people are among the highest paid in the world today. Prestigious organisations compete to get the most creative people on-board. It is a skill you can take to the bank. This book shows you how to cultivate a highly creative mind-set, plus the leadership qualities that will ensure you are taken seriously. Make this the year you take your life to a higher level.
Secrets of a Long & Happy Life
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 15 · Applied Philosophy, Book 12 · Leadership, Book 12. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
There is an art and a science to long life and happiness. At the physical level, longevity is about keeping your body flexible and in good working order. Mentally it is keeping your mind clear and sharp, thinking creatively. Spiritually, it is being at peace with your world. Each of these is discussed in detail in this comprehensive how to guide. This might be the most useful book you ever read.
The Pursuit of Happiness: The Art of Not Taking Offence & Going with the Flow
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 20 · Buddhism, Book 10 · Applied Psychology, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Happiness is an elusive quality for many in today’s world. But there is a powerful, little known secret in the pursuit of happiness. It takes a minute to learn and a lifetime to perfect. It is simply this; to not mind what happens and not react. It is the gentle art of not taking offence and learning to go with the flow. Settle in for the ride as the secret of strategic non-action is revealed.
The Social Drinker: How To Keep It That Way
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification
Do you enjoy a drink or two in the company of others, or does it go beyond that? Where do you draw the line between what is good for you and what might be doing you harm? if you can stop after a couple of drinks, then you don't have a problem. But if you have difficulty stopping, when one drink is too many and twenty is not enough, then yes, maybe your drinking has moved into the red zone.
Being Happy: Part 2
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Series: Being Happy, Book 2 · Applied Psychology, Book 18. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
In Being Happy Part 1 we explored the dynamics of happiness through self-actualisation, the achievement of your fullest potential. In Part 2, we discuss the work of Martin Seligman, a foremost proponent of the positive psychology movement and a leading source of advice on being happy.
Being Assertive: Finding the Sweet-Spot Between Passive and Aggressive
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 19 · Leadership, Book 14 · Travel, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Assertiveness is a zone on the spectrum between Passivity and Aggression. This book shows you how to find that zone, that sweet-spot. Assertiveness is about rights; yours and those of others. finding a balance between them. Aggressive people violates the rights of others, while the passive person violates their own. he assertive person finds a win-win way to balance these competing interests.
Every Moment Is The Best Moment: The Essence of Enlightenment
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 21 · Buddhism, Book 11 · Applied Psychology, Book 20 · Applied Philosophy, Book 14 · Leadership, Book 15 · Travel, Book 9 · Creativity, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Every Moment is the Best Moment is for anyone seeking a richer, deeper experience of life. The modern world is pre-occupied with material wealth. A good standard of living is great, but when wealth and status becomes an end in themselves, we have lost sight of what is most important in life. This eBook can help you cultivate a higher awareness while continuing to live in the world.
Being Alone
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 22 · Applied Psychology, Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Let this highly readable how-to guide change loneliness into enjoyable solitude. This remarkable eBook can help you towards a fuller expression of your human potential. The happiness of a meaningful life.
Becoming Self-Actualized
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 23 · Applied Psychology, Book 22 · Leadership, Book 16 · Travel, Book 10 · Creativity, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Reaching our fullest human potential is our destiny and by necessity must be our mission in life. Understanding this and making self-actualization your mission in life is the secret of true happiness. This short eBook uses Maslow’s work to paint a portrait of the self-actualizing person. Let it guide you on your own unique journey.
The Lifestyles of Long-Lived People
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 23 · Applied Philosophy, Book 15. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
It is good news that there are some simple rules that we inherited from our evolutionary past that have been proven to be true for everyone, everywhere; a few rules that you can apply to your life, wherever you live. The guidelines in this eBook are the distilled essence of the long-lived lifestyle, condensed from a multitude of sources across cultures and over many years.
Becoming More Intelligent
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 24 · Applied Philosophy, Book 16 · Leadership, Book 17 · Creativity, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
All of us operate below our maximum potential. Moving towards a self-actualized state is not only possible but your birth right. There is no more worthwhile thing in life than to move towards the fulfilment of your potential. This eBook is a primer to get you started. There is no one right way; each of us will have our own way. Why not make a start today? Nothing to lose, everything to gain.
Being Mindful: Living in the Now
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 24 · Buddhism, Book 12 · Applied Psychology, Book 25 · Leadership, Book 18 · Travel, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
If you can observe your thoughts, who exactly is doing the observing? It is not the ‘I’ that has a name and a life history -- your egoic self. This simple question is at the centre of the great religions and spiritual traditions in the world. Learn about this new dimension of thought by cultivating the gentle art of mindfulness.
Being Happy: Part 3 Managing Your Expectations
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Series: Being Happy, Book 3 · Applied Psychology, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
When you keep your expectations low, you are seldom disappointed, and often happy. Living your life with low expectations is a tremendously liberating way to live; an excellent way to find lasting happiness. Your relationship with the world becomes a steady state where you are usually if not always feeling good. Read this eBook to find out how to get off the emotional roller-coaster and be happy.
Beating Addiction: A Self-Help Guide
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 27. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Such complicated creatures, we humans, so full of potential, yet so easily damaged. It is all too human to develop bad habits, but also to raise yourself up, and start living a better way. By having been down low you can appreciate being up high in ways that you would not otherwise know.
Improving Your Memory: A How to Guide
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 28 · Creativity, Book 14. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement
Do you find it hard to recognize someone you’ve known for years? Do you have to look up your friend’s phone number before dialing? Have you ever forgotten what to say in an important speech? If yes, you need this book. Improving you Memory shows how to easily remember names, faces, numbers, events, and almost any information - using simple yet powerful techniques even a 12-year old can apply!
Unleash Your Creativity: A How to Guide
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 29 · For Writers, Book 10 · Creativity, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Who else wants to develop super creative abilities to generate highly innovative ideas, solve the most difficult problems with ease, and attain enormous success in life? Unleash Your Creativity: A How to Guide can show you how in proven, simple steps. Make this the year you take your life and career to the next level and beyond.
Being Anxious: Help for Social Anxiety
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 30. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Practical, down-to-earth advice on what Social Anxiety is, what causes it and how you can deal with it. In this no-nonsense how-to guide you will get a set of Cognitive Behaviour Therapies that have been proven to work with a generation of sufferers. – use them, safe in the knowledge that these have already worked for countless people already, people who now live richer, more satisfying lives.