Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness

When Schizophrenia and Bi-Polar Struck - How Would You Cope?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Like any other illness, knowledge and early detection of mental illness is vitally important to prevent years of pain and hardships. Unfortunately, the symptoms during the early stages of mental illness were truly deceptive and confusing. They were unsuspecting and gradual, which made it impossible to detect them as the beginning signs of mental illness. Avoid the agonizing pain of mental illness.
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.
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
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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.
Stress Fracture: A Memoir of Psychosis
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Price: $5.99 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.
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: $2.99 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.
Healing Manic Depression and Depression
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
After going to an incompetent psychiatrist for months while suffering from a severe depression, the author had the enormous good luck to switch to the best psychiatrist in the county. This book tells her story and describes strategies used to heal neuroses and narcissism.
Walks on the Margins: A Story of Bipolar Illness
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
2014 KINDLE BOOK AWARD Semifinal. Mother & son weave two narratives into a single compelling story of what it means to suffer from mental illness. Max takes us under the seas of psychosis as Kathy narrates her struggle to decode her son’s disease in a world beset by institutional failure. A fiercely candid story about the emotional turmoil and confusion of those who struggle with bipolar disorder
The Yahweh Confidence Scheme
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Price: Free! Words: 102,030. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This book contains most of the first five books of the Old Testament (the Jewish “Torah”), edited for easy reading, along with commentary. Reading this will make you more of an expert on the Torah (and the Old Testament) than most Americans. The Torah itself is clearly full of lies, nonsense and immorality, as this book makes clear.
In Sickness and In Health
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
A Christ like response to living and loving a spouse with Bi-Polar Disorder. Living with someone with Bi-Polar disorder can sometimes be an up and down roller coaster. This book will help you navigate this treacherous journey with encouragement, hope and practical steps to take, in order to gain wisdom and insight as you walk this illness and relationship out together
The Autobiograghy of Rob Love: Ups and Downs of Bipolar Disorder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by The Center for Self-Actualization, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Bi-polar disorder affects approximately 10% of American adults. It is conceivably one of the most misunderstood diseases. Perhaps, this book will help bring some understanding to those who are affected by this disorder
The Seven Shades of Darkness
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Price: Free! Words: 31,520. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
In every single waking moment we make simple choices that empower either a higher or lower reality for our lives. Much of the associated thinking taking place without our knowing. The Seven Shades of Darkness looks at the many reasons we in those moments consciously or unconsciously choose to walk the lower path. The path that takes us into the proverbial valley of the shadow of death.