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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.
Stress Fracture: A Memoir of Psychosis
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Price: $3.99 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.
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: $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
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.
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
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
Pangaea: Confessions of an Erstwhile Mermaid
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir is my journey through psychosis, involuntary commitment and 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: 32,550. 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.
Runaway Mind: My Race with Bipolar, New Edition with Maggie's Tips for Coping with Bipolar
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,800. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Transmedia Books. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Runaway Mind, My Race with Bipolar, chronicles author, Maggie Reese's journey with bipolar disorder. In her memoir, Maggie reveals her battle with the illness, which came to light during her teen years as an Olympic hopeful competitive runner and almost claimed her life. She shares her harrowing struggle with being bipolar through her own words and her friends and family.
Le Fobie
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,330. Language: Italian. Published: April 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
La fobia è una paura irrazionale e sproporzionata per oggetti, situazioni o attività che non rappresentano di per sé una reale minaccia e verso cui la maggior parte delle persone si confronta senza particolari difficoltà. Chi ne soffre, infatti, è sopraffatto dal terrore all'idea di venire in contatto con il proprio oggetto fobico, che si traduce in limitazioni di libertà anche gravi.