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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.
Stoning Demons: Book 2: Symptoms and Progression of Complex PTSD
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Series: Stoning Demons, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,950. 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: $6.99 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.
The Official Pleiadian Starseed Bipolar Disorder Bible for Light Warriors of the New Age Movement
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
For all those who suffer with bipolar this is for you, everyone else, bug off! Have you been losing sleep? Have you been feeling more powerful lately? Have you been talking faster than the English language allows? Have you been singing in Italian? Have you ever thought that you were Jesus or someone else powerful, more powerful than the average man? That's because you are, fellow Pleiadian!
Stoning Demons: Book 1: Childhood Trauma is a Primer for Complex PTSD
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Series: Stoning Demons, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
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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.
So You Think You're Crazy
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
In these hectic times, many worry if they have stepped over the line and acquired a mental disorder. Are you really crazy, or is what troubles you simply a normal variant of universal human behavior? What behavioral traits must you learn to live with? Which can you change? What can your dreams tell you about your behavior? Dr. Frank Machovec offers answers to these questions and more.
How to Live With Dementia - A Practical Guide from a Caregive and Daughter
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Price: $4.99 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: 29,690. 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
Memoir of Madness: The Rise and Fall of a Bipolar Professional
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 82,190. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Starting as a technological whiz kid, Paul Stark was recruited by a think tank to work for the Department of Defense, and was given a security clearance and access to some of this country's most sensitive secrets. Working his way up through the ranks Paul became a vice president of a 1,000 employee company. All the while he suffered from a major mental illness that grew ever more horrific.
David's Adventure with Schizophrenia: My Road to Recovery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
A cross-Canada adventure, David’s Adventure with Schizophrenia tells the author’s story of his descent into the mania of schizophrenia and his eventual triumphant healing.
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.
The Relationship Between Sexuality, Schizophrenia, And Quality Of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
This is a brief exploration of the issues related to quality of life of those afflicted with schizophrenia, particularly where sexuality is concerned. Such topics as they relate to sexuality include schizophrenic symptomatology, drug therapy, and patient history, to put it at its most vague. My purpose here is to drive home the notion that sexuality is an important aspect of quality of life.
In Sickness and in Mental Health: Living with and Loving Someone with Mental Illness
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
"In Sickness and in Mental Health" is a personal journey through the madness of living with mental illness and the uncommon discovery to the road back to health. Author Diane Mintz shares her terrifying experience with bipolar disorder and how a symptom of the disorder itself, coupled with various addictions, impeded her recovery for a decade. www.dianemintzauthor.com
Voices Of An Illness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Voices of An Illness is an inside look into what it's like to live with Schizophrenia and Autism. Travis will share about the voices he hears. He will also discuss in detail his imaginary friends. Travis will show you what has helped him cope over with this illness and show you how you can help someone suffering from it. You will learn what it is like to hear voices and see things.
The Invisible Friend
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Invisible Friend is Travis' journey through many different mental health diagnosis. You'll meet Travis and his invisible friend Seth in this book that gives valuable insight into the mind of someone living with mental illness. Travis shares how Seth helped him through some difficult times but also got him into trouble. Come meet Travis and Seth in this short, sweet, and simple book.
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