Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness

Schizophrenia or Cyclothmia (Part 2)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,790. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Mental illness is no longer a taboo subject, nevertheless its diagnosis, treatment and understanding still remain short of that required to improve the lives of those affected. Some symptoms overlap; for example depression can be found in schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder, other symptoms remain condition-specific such as the infamous hallucinations and paranoia found in schizophrenia.
Arguing with Voices that Want You to Kill Yourself Life with Schizophrenia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
What is it like hearing voices other people do not hear? How do you live when the voices are out to get you wherever you go? Travis explains what his life is like hearing voices that are evil nearly every day of his life. Travis must argue with voices that tell him to cut and burn himself. He must convince himself that the voices are evil people that are out to get him and ignore them.
Ohana: Happiness is a Choice
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Ohana: Happiness is a Choice tells the powerful story of a woman who refused to allow anything to defeat her – not a man, not drugs or alcohol, and not even her own body.
Raped By an Autistic Man Is It Really Rape
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Tamara tells her story of how she was harassed by her autistic friend. She does not hold a grudge against her friend rather she hopes she can help people like her friend Sam by sharing her story with the world. Is it really rape if a person does not understand what they are doing is wrong? Can society do a better job of communicating with autistic people in ways that they will learn to understand?
Why Do I Hear Voices Other Do Not Hear Voices that Threaten to Kill Me Because I am Autistic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Why do I hear voices and see things other do not? I live every day of my life hearing voices or seeing things that no one else does. It is like my mind is a video game and I am a part of a different world than the real world. I am told by Bob who is a voice that people I work with are plotting to kill me. Bob tells me I should punish myself because I am autistic. The voices are everywhere I go.
Schizophrenia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The symptoms during the on-set of schizophrenia were truly deceptive and confusing. They were unsuspecting and gradual, which made it impossible to detect them as the beginning signs of mental illness, until one day tragedy struck. My son's life was changed forever. My family's lives were changed forever. Read how I helped my son to cope and his dramatic recovery process.
I Could Be Adam Lanza or Elliot Rodger Prisoner of America's Mental Healthcare System
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
I suffer from a mental illness that goes ignored. The services I advocate for are not available and the help I need is deemed not medically necessary. This is a story about how I could become Adam Lanza or Elliot Rodger due to America's failing mental healthcare system but I make the choice to advocate and fight on without violence. Mental Illness untreated could lead to serious consequences.
She's Not Herself
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,830. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Dream of Things. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Young Linda grew up with a mother who was “not herself.” Years later, as a psychotherapist, the author looks back on her childhood in an effort to understand her mother’s mental illness and make sense of the effects of multi-generational traumas. The result is a memoir of love, loss, loyalty, and healing.
Malignant Narcissist Mother: The true story of criminal sexual exploitation that continues to this day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
The true story of how a malignant narcissistic mother perverted and masked her evil for decades in full view of everyone while she abused her own family sexually, psychologically, and emotionally.There were no boundaries she would not break to prostituting children,incest, and more. A true mommy dearest story that is continuing to this day.This is how she did it and got away with it all.
Physical Health Effects and Complex PTSD
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Series: Stoning Demons, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
People with CPTSD experience a variety of psychological problems, such as depression, other anxiety disorders, and drug and alcohol use problems; however, CPTSD can also have an impact on your physical health. In fact, people with CPTSD have been found to be at greater risk for developing physical health problems, including heart disease, obesity, gastrointestinal problems and adrenal issues.
Standing In My Own Shadow
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is my autobiography, the story of a life not unlike many others, except that I have carried within me from my earliest days a mental illness which at its worst is terrifying and debilitating, and at its best is a dark cloud which spreads its shadow over every aspect of my life. I have been for most of my life in the grip of Depression.
Losing Dad, Paranoid Schizophrenia: A Family's Search for Hope
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Losing Dad, Paranoid Schizophrenia: A Family's Search for Hope is the compelling true story of a family’s struggle with the sudden onset of their father’s severe mental illness and subsequent homelessness. The perspectives of his three children, his spouse, and his own distorted reality combine to offer readers a glimpse of a world that will feel hauntingly familiar or dramatically eye-opening.
Symptoms and Progression of Complex PTSD
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Series: Stoning Demons, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
Complex PTSD takes a progressive pathology, with symptoms worsening over successive traumatic experiences or during periods of elevated stress. Complex PTSD has its foundation in childhood trauma, impacting our development and undermining our mental and physical health for a lifetime.
Боль? Такой кнопки нет!
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: Russian. Published: June 27, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Боль существует. Преодолевать ее - одна из наших жизненных задач. Однако мы умеем и отрицать боль до такой степени, что это переходит пределы разумного. Преодолевать и отрицать – совершенно разные вещи. Преодоление делает нас сильнее. Отрицание мстит и разрушает наши жизни. Я провела детство в больнице. Я знаю примеры и того, и другого. В этой книге я намерена показать, как именно дети остаются н
Stress Fracture: A Memoir of Psychosis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
This psychology memoir is about the things that break us and how we heal. A wife and mother is swallowed by psychosis, where she meets Jesus, dances with Ellen DeGeneres, and narrowly escapes eternity in the underworld. Recovery included psychiatric treatment and spiritual contemplation. Left scarred and damaged, health returns with grace and peace earned through acceptance of bipolar disorder.
Childhood Trauma and Complex PTSD
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Series: Stoning Demons, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(5.00 from 1 review)
Stoning Demons is an informed patient's perspective on Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Developmental Trauma and Marijuana-Supported Therapy. This work is focused on Complex PTSD as it relates to childhood trauma and its lifelong impacts on the health and psychology of the victim.
Bipolar God: Understanding God's Link to Mental Illness
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
This book provides evidence for a philosophical understanding of God's link to mental disorders such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia along with other related mental afflictions. This evidence is provided through different relationships God establishes with people throughout the Bible along with some of the decisions that He makes.
How to Live With Dementia - A Practical Guide from a Caregive and Daughter
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Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
From my own experiences of looking after my dear Mum 'Andy' who had Parkinsons and Lewy Body disease, including Alzheimers as her condition deteriorated, this ebook is written to help others who are looking after a loved one with dementia caused by any of these diseases. This book is full of practical tips and strategies I used to keep mum comfortable and content.
The Day the World Went Black A Spiritual Journey Through Depression
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Intensely personal account, courageously told, of a spiritual journey through crippling, sometimes life threatening, depression and dissociation
Delight in Disorder: Ministry, Madness, Mission
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
Delight in Disorder is the story of one pastor's battle with bipolar disorder. This spiritual memoir is a house of meditations where faith and mental illness co-exist, at times fueling each other to dangerous distortion, at times feeding each other to fruitful gain. It offers hope for those often neglected and shunned. It also fosters compassion for believers towards those with troubled minds.