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Attitude Reconstruction - A Blueprint for Building a Better Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,430. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Shivering, sobbing, and pummeling the sofa are just a few unique ways Attitude Reconstruction: A Blueprint for Building a Better Life helps you get a grip on emotions and create more joy, love, and peace. Blending eastern spirituality and western contemporary psychology, this groundbreaking method is guaranteed to identify what's holding you back and transform your life for good.
The Art of Intimacy and the Hidden Challenge of Shame
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,430. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
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Dr. Kelly tackles the difficult problem of shame in relationships. Using an understanding of the biology of emotion outlined by Silvan Tomkins, he takes the reader on a journey from the motivation for earliest infant-caregiver attachments to the complex arena of adult emotional intimacy. His conclusions will surprise you.
Scorpion in the Bed, The Narcissist in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
"Scorpion in the Bed, The Narcissist in Couples and Couples Therapy" Individual narcissism affects all aspects of couple's functioning. An assertive therapist role & strategy is required to deal w/ narcissistic behavior and attacks in the couple and couple therapy- the one best and perhaps, only opportunity for change. Understanding rationales for partners who couple w/ narcissists direct therapy.
Sorry is not Enough, Infidelity and Betrayal in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Apology for infidelity is not enough for recovery. Gender & culture, characterological issues, forgiveness vs. acceptance, the context of infidelity, immediate considerations: boundaries, decision-making, scrutiny, transparency, flashbacks, trauma, & assessment of commitment along w/ attachment losses, social modeling, & family-of-origin dynamics reveal both the logic of infidelity & of recovery.
Mine, Yours, and Ours, Addiction and Compulsivity in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Addiction & compulsivity often enter couple therapy. "Mine" or "yours" obscure addiction that is "ours." Addiction’s shadow sabotages "logical" therapy. The therapist can avoid stalemate arguing the "addict" label. Co-addiction is examined for mutual processes including attachment & family/cultural models. The therapist is the psycho-educator, witness, predictor, & planner for inevitable relapse.
Ouch! Where'd that come from?! The Borderline in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
This guides the therapist as a partner's borderline behaviors disrupt both home & couple therapy. The borderline existential trinity: betrayal/abandonment/rejection direct a response trinity: caring compliance/intimacy/acceptance. Challenging the core borderline paradigm leads to personal & couple's change. Quantitative changes in 5 areas lead to qualitative change individually & in the couple.
Bringing Respect Back: Communicating Without the Conflict
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,090. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
This is a book about how to improve relationships by showing respect. It helps the reader learn how to communicate effectively, resolve conflict, and establish healthy boundaries. Chapters address self-respect, bringing respect back into marriage relationships, parents and kids, siblings, workplace and society. The concepts in the book help couples, parents, teenagers, and people in carers.
Your Pet’s Peeves: What Your Pet’s Issues Say About You
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,010. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Allwrite Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Dr. Anastasia Nikolskaya says pet owners who complain about a problematic pet are often surprised to discover they are the basis for the issue. Using fascinating cases and interviews from her practice as an animal psychologist, the book describes problems as: an “animal” issue; a “human” issue; or an issue with both parties. Ultimately, you get a book that betters both your pet and you.
Conflict, Control, and Out of Control in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
The book guides how to promote appropriate assertiveness & aggression along a continuum w/o crossing to abuse; assessment for, management, & therapy when emotional reactivity becomes emotional abuse; & when verbal abuse predicts physical abuse. Therapist choice to engage or not deal w/domestic violence in therapy become functionally problematic when domestic violence is revealed unexpectedly.
Loving Someone with Mental Illness
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
If your loving partner has a mental illness then this book is a must-have manual of how to get through the difficult times keeping your love alive. Unlike any other book on the market, It tackles such difficult subjects as how to communicate about mental illness, how to overcome your loved one's defenses, how to find the right doctor, and how to maintain intimacy in the bedroom, to name just a few