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Operators and Things: the inner life of a schizophrenic
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Price: Free! Words: 59,470. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Psychedelic memoir of the healing power of schizophrenic hallucinations in the 1950s
Forensic Dual Recovery
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Price: Free! Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
FDR or Forensic Dual Recovery starts off with my admission that I was detained for ‎psychiatric reasons by the ex president of the World Psychiatric Association. From ‎there it goes on to talk about psychiatry at large and how the legalities of addiction to ‎drugs and psychiatric medications can have intermingled and tangled paths.‎
Lies in Silence
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Price: $32.00 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010 by Issues Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Lies In Silence advocates for improved diagnosis and treatment for bipolar and co-occurring disorders by describing the devastating toll the disorders took on three generations of the author’s family. An insightful and compelling look that gives the reader an understanding of the depth of pain and suffering experienced by people who have these genetically transmitted diseases.
Faces of Combat, PTSD & TBI: One Journalist's Crusade to Improve Treatment for Our Veterans
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Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010 by Issues Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Soldiers tell their heartbreaking stories, what happened to them in battle and what happened when they came home. They explain their uncontrollable rage, alcoholism, nightmares, flashbacks, divorce, joblessness, and homelessness. They talk about the battlefield reactions to civilian provocations that are landing too many of them in jail.
The Empathic Brain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,510. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
The discovery of mirror neurons caused unparalleled excitement amongst scientists. The Empathic Brain makes you share this excitement. Its vivid descriptions of experiments make it a captivating read. Through intellectually rigorous but powerfully accessible prose, Prof. Keysers makes us realize just how deeply this discovery changes our understanding of human nature.
Muse Therapy: Unleashing Your Inner Sybil
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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D. D. Scott, a Writer's Go-To-Gal for Muse Therapy, is treating you and your muses to the book version of her wildly successful Muse Therapy Online Classes and Live Workshops. Muse Therapy utilizes fun and fabulous tools to inject life into writers’ tired and/or stressed out muses. It's time to analyze your muses’ funks then learn how to rein in and reign over your creative divas.
It Has A Name: How To Keep Control Freaks & Other Unhealthy Narcissists from Ruining Your Life
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,700. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
What is behind controlling personalities? A must read for living in today's society where self-centeredness is becoming more the norm. The author shares her journey of discovery about the nature of unhealthy narcissism. Readers will learn how to recognize people who display unhealthy narcissistic personality traits, the root cause of the personality disorder, and what makes them do what they do.
Schizophrenia Medicine's Mystery Society's Shame
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2010 by Bridgeross Communications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Written by a medical writer and family member of someone suffering from schizophrenia, this book outlines all of the issues involved with schizophrenia and its treatment including stigma, history, causes, physiological changes in the brain, and best treatments. It is an ideal reference and support for family members and others interested in this disease. It is also suitable as supplementary readin
Vous côtoyez des psychopathes
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,170. Language: French. Published: May 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
À partir de l’analyse de la carrière criminelle d’une centaine de tueurs en série, Philippe Riboty, vous convie à découvrir, dans le présent guide pratique, les comportements et attitudes qui permettent au FBI, aux profileurs et aux psys de repérer les psychopathes parmi la population. Philippe Riboty est l’un des rares spécialistes du comportement criminel en Amérique du Nord.
Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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Revised and updated for 2014. Defying Mental Illness is a plain-language guide to recovery from mental illness. Its strengths-based approach makes mental health disorders and treatment understandable. Covers schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, autism, suicide prevention, childhood mental illness and more. "Provides what's needed most" --NAMI Advocate
Nietzsche: The God of Groundhog Day
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Is Groundhog Day the greatest philosophical movie of all time? Under the rom-com exterior, this seminal film touches on Nietzsche's eternal recurrence, Camus' Myth of Sisyphus, and the possibility of becoming a Superman and even God.
Mad As Hell: Why Everything Is Getting Crazier
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
This is a short book about madness - the madness of the world. Every person, every city, every nation, every continent and the planet Earth itself is steadily going insane. What are the causes? Can anything be done? Can the process be arrested and even reversed? This book concentrates on the UK, but a host of other nations would have served just as well in this Mad World.
Wolf or Dog?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
There are two types of human being - “wolves” (aggressive, assertive dominants who are determined to get what they want) and “dogs” (timid, domesticated, submissives, continually at the mercy of the wolves). Capitalism is a wolf ideology. Christianity, Islam and Judaism are dog religions - intent on forcing you onto your knees and making you obey endless commandments. Are YOU wolf or dog?
Lost Boy - Bipolar Dreaming
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
My son Cameron committed suicide five years ago. He suffered from bi-polar disorder. The book is about his life, dreams, good times, not so good times. It is also a book about me - how I learned about bipolar disorder. It is my journey too. It is about the mistakes I made in dealing with Cameron then realisation and finally understanding. Above all the most important thing I learned was to listen.
Mental Health, Psychotherapy and Judaism
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Mondial. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
This volume focuses on the interface between mental health, psychotherapy and Judaism: Reports of effective therapeutic treatments involving rabbis and psychologist, markedly differing opinions of various rabbinic authorities regarding psychotherapy, examples of psychological wisdom and insights of rabbis and religious leaders...
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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A summary and description of the clinical cases of the late psychiatrist and hypnotherapist, Milton H. Erickson, M.D., compiled by one of his former students, the psychotherapist Bill O'Hanlon.
The Boon: Thoughts of a Schizophrenic in Remission
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,530. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Accompany Eugene Uttley on a mythological “hero's journey” to another world and back again, and join him as he articulates the prize that he won there – The Ultimate Boon. Through his struggles in coping with schizophrenia, Uttley has come to know what he wants. Now he just needs to figure out how to get it.
Martial Arts for the Soul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,620. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by Espresso Books. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Have you got a difficult relative or a friend whom you just can’t avoid? Do you wonder why you seem to attract the wrong sort of people? Martial Arts for the Soul takes a close look at common forms of mental illness, examining the behaviour of neurotics, hypochondriacs, psychopaths, controlling personalities, dysfunctional families and more.
Difficult Personalities: It's Not You; It's Them
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Some people are very, very tough to deal with and can make you miserable. This book will help you identify, understand and develop strategies to deal with toxic personalities that you encounter. Written by a prominent clinical psychologist and university professor it explains DSM diagnostic categories such as Anti-social Personality Disorder, Borderline Personality Diso
It's All About Her - Surviving The Female Narcissist
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Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 71,370. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
“It’s All About Her” offers first-hand personal accounts from numerous men who have fallen for the female narcissist and become ensnared in her trap. In addition, it explains the personality of a narcissist and offers Six Steps to help you break free and get off the “crazy-train” that a female narcissist creates in order to keep you hooked and forever catering to her needs.