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The Journey: A Needs & Values Approach To Change
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Price: Free! Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting
Whether we instigate or respond to it, our ability to handle change decides how successful we are. The Journey describes a model for any change - personal, business, social, large and small - and shows how needs and values based psychology can be used to improve our chances of success.
Advanced Social Skills Training for Adults
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
There are two parts to any social skill. There is the technical skill itself and then there is the applicable skill. Teaching the technical skill is something that many social skills coaches and counselors are attempting to do at the current time for children and young adults with Asperger’s Syndrome and Autism. It is the applicable part of the social skill that is not being taught today.
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.
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.
Yoga Facts : Answers to Some Important Questions about Yoga
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Series: Yoga and Meditation. Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
This short set of questions and answers clears some of the misconceptions about Yoga by drawing attention to original works on Yoga dating back to 200 B.C. Questions that often arise as a result of commercially motivated propaganda are answered in a matter of fact manner. At the same time, this book reassures a sincere Yoga practitioner, that the goal is not only achievable but worth the effort.
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.
Fritz Perls---out of your head, into the NOW
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Fritz begins exactly where you are right now as you read this sentence. This moment is all you ever have. His goal is to make you fully aware of the NOW---be it beautiful or ugly, boring or ecstatic, petty or glorious. His techniques, theory, pomposity and blustering are all designed to shake you into the NOW. The NOW of this moment for me as I type this, and the NOW for you as you read it.
Eric Berne---the best of Games People Play
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Concepts and strategies become alive when they are experienced, otherwise you are only playing with words. Here experience comes first, then you use words to encode what you found. Consider keeping a journal. Thinking and writing about your experiences adds an important dimension, and later reading what you wrote adds a second. The experiences of other people adds a third.