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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.
Mood Disorders
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The Mood Disorders are characterized discontinuous mood of the person, which is the main psychological trait. Who is afflicted with one of these disorders usually shows a subdued mood or too high on a period of time or longer. The trend in mood can also be characterized by alternating periods under tone at moments in which it is instead extremely high.
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.
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.
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?
Hyperreligiosity: Identifying and Overcoming Patterns of Religious Dysfunction
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 28,640. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The word Hyperreligiosity is related to "religiosity" which is the outward form of religion. People make a distinction between religiosity and spirituality, spirituality being the embodiment of virtue. Hyperreligiosity is when the outward forms and other aspects of religion become life disabling. There is a direct connection between hyperreligiosity and terrorism or destructive cults.
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.
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
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.‎
Mental Health Inprisonment
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
MHI teaches and story tells in a frank and relaxed tone that creates a friend out of the ‎reader. It is not preachy and is very telling in what data it downloads. You can get a ‎quick glance at issues that I and my friends have taken years to learn. We want this ‎knowledge to become part of the global gestalt and I feel it is moving at an acceptable ‎pace.‎
Fear and Phobias - A complete A-Z guide of phobias and how to overcome them
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Many people find it difficult to understand their anxiety disorder, or to explain it to others. This comprehensive A-Z guide to phobias, fears and anxieties provides valuable information about understanding fears and phobias, how to cope with panic attacks, and the different types of treatment available to help overcome phobias or significantly reduce the symptoms.
Sixty Days to Sanity, A College Freshman's Struggle to Overcome Mental Illness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
In the fall of 1989, Pete Barnes was a wide-eyed teenager bound for college. Less than a month later, he was fighting his way out of a padded room. Millions of people face the stigma from mental illness. Sixty Days to Sanity attempts to fight misconceptions of bipolar disorder by bringing the reader along for the ride.
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.
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.
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