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Crisis De-escalation: A Mental Health Professional's Guide for Managing Conflict
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
This book evolved out of 15 years of doing trainings for individuals struggling with out-of-control people. It includes research and evidence-based practices, presented in an easy-to-read, engaging style. The goal is staying as calm as possible (of course easier said than done) and emerging with a feeling of a win/win situation.
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.
Manda al Insomnio a Dormir: 8 Simples Pasos Para Curar El Insomnio y Levantarte Temprano
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
¿Cansado de dar vueltas en tu cama y pasar horas sin poder conciliar el sueño? El insomnio es el trastorno de sueño más común en la humanidad y afecta nuestra productividad, estado mental y emocional y nuestra salud. Aprende a curar el insomnio y levantarte temprano en 8 simples pasos. No más noches despierto. Aprende como dormir rápido, incrementa tu productividad y mejora tu estado de ánimo.
Bar Pool: Matters of Shrewd Gamesmanship
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cue sports
Bar Pool is a book about gamesmanship, and its goal is to survey the many comical situations and fascinating subtleties that arise from playing pool in dingy dive bars. It focuses on the psychological tactics that are so successful in achieving victory within that dark arena, while hinting at their broader applications to everyday life.
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 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.
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: 5,940. 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.
Summary: "The Upside of Irrationality" by Dan Ariely
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "THE UPSIDE OF IRRATIONALITY" originally written by DAN ARIELY. It illustrates such idiosyncrasies as the IKEA effect (if you build something, pride and sentimental attachment are likely to give you an inflated sense of its quality) and the Baby Jessica effect (why we respond to one person's suffering but not to the suffering of many).
Summary: "The Tipping Point" by Malcolm Gladwell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "BLINK" originally written by MALCOLM GLADWELL. The central premise of the Tipping Point is that the smallest things can trigger an epidemic of change. Ideas, products, messages, behaviors spread just like viruses do. When small numbers of people start behaving differently, that behavior can ripple outward until a critical mass or ”Tipping Point" is reached.
Summary of "Blink" By Malcolm Gladwell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "BLINK" originally written by MALCOLM GLADWELL. Malcolm Gladwell explains our ability to make snap decisions or quick judgments in a blink of an eye. This is the power of thinking without thinking. The main focus of the book is “thin-slicing” - our ability to gauge what is really important from a very narrow period of experience.
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.
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.
The Four Sublime States: The Brahmaviharas
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 18 · Buddhism, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Four Sublime States are the best possible relationship with the world and everyone in it. They also offer the possibility of liberation from the cycle of re-birth when your time comes to leave this life. Could there be a more worthy goal in life than this? The Buddha urged us to adopt these sublime states, making them our habitual state of mind with which to embrace the entire world.
Charismatic Leadership: A How to Guide
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 17 · Applied Philosophy, Book 9 · Leadership, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Charisma is a subtle light that shines from within a person who is living their life to its fullest potential. It is perceived as the result of certain outward behaviors, yet true charisma comes from deep within a person approaching self-realization. This heightened awareness has been called enlightenment, Satori, awakening. In this book it is called self-actualization. Find out how you can do it.
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.