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Schizoid Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
The schizoid subjects are characterized by the fact that often live on the margins of society. Can be considered "misfits", "weird", "touched", or simply be left alone to live a secluded and private. Their isolation may lead others to complain and try to establish contact, but often these attempts fail and people traded after being repeatedly rejected.
Paranoid Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
Paranoid Personality Disorder is basically characterized by the tendency, persistent and unjustified, to perceive and interpret the intentions, words and behaviors of others as malicious, degrading or threatening: the world is experienced as hostile and always looked in the most varied contexts with distrust and suspicion, with the consequent and compulsory choice of a solitary lifestyle.
Managing Schizophrenia - A Personal Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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Deals with my personal journey with the illness and what I have learnt from a personal perspective to be effective practical and philosophical strategies in dealing with the illness. It can give others suffering from the disease and well as people who have been around them with some insight into the illness.
Creativity Genius & Mental Disorders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The stereotype of the eccentric or mad scientist has often played a protective role in the collective imagination, as opposed to fear and suspicion that the diversity of others, even that which is expressed in excellence, anchored to the rise in most traditions. In this sense, the idea of an association between genius and madness has been repeatedly advanced in the history.
Genialità Creativa e Disturbi Mentali
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: Italian. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Lo stereotipo dell’artista eccentrico o dello scienziato pazzo ha spesso svolto un ruolo di protezione, nell’immaginario collettivo, di contro ai timori ed al sospetto che la diversità eccellente, suscita nella maggior parte delle persone. In questo senso, l’idea di una associazione tra genio e follia è stata ripetutamente avanzata in diversi ambiti e sotto diverse prospettive.
Cognitive Disorders
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Person with a cognitive disorder not only of neurological problems but also emotional and relational difficulties. Neglecting this aspect means not taking into account the whole person and therefore preclude a treatment that takes into account the mutual influence between the cognitive domain and affective sphere.
Parkinson's Disease
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Parkinson's disease is a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system responsible for control of movement, balance and gait that strikes the ball physical, psychological and social undermining the individual's functional abilities. It is a syndrome characterized by variable association of resting tremor, rigidity and bradykinesia, with characteristic alteration in gait and posture.
The Obsessions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The term obsession, in common parlance, means a thought that comes to mind with a certain insistence. Although it is normal that in certain conditions, marked by real difficulties, thinking back with a certain insistence on the particular problem that torments us, obsessions are different from normal concerns for their content and devoid of factual basis for the frequent recurrence.
Phobias - Study and Cure
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anger management, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The phobia is an extreme fear, irrational and disproportionate to objects, situations or activities that do not in themselves represent a real threat and to which most people compare it without difficulty. Sufferers, in fact, is overwhelmed by the dread of coming in contact with their phobic object or face the prospect of doing something that leaves indifferent most people.
Mood Disorders
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood 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.
"Hilfe, mein Partner spinnt!" Ratgeber für Familien und Angehörige von Psychotikern und Schizophrenen
Price: $13.10 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: German. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Erkennen Sie die Zeichen. Eine Psychose entsteht niemals von einem Tag auf den anderen und wird häufig viel zu spät erkannt. Dadurch entstehen keineswegs nur für den Betroffenen Gefahren: Auch die Angehörigen, Partner, Freunde und insbesondere Kinder können massive Schäden erleiden. Natürlich können Sie selber nicht diagnostizieren – wohl aber eingreifen: Die Kranken selber können das nicht. Dere
Sindrome Shopping
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: Italian. Published: January 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
La sindrome da Shopping è una vera patologia che consiste in un’ossessione per gli acquisti, un bisogno di fare spese frequenti e ripetute di oggetti spesso inutili o che superano le proprie capacità finanziarie. In questa pubblicazione vengono esaminati i caratteri generali del fenomeno, tenendo conto delle scoperte e degli apporti dottrinali più recenti nell'analisi di cause, sintomi e rimedi.
No Comfort Zone: Notes on Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
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No Comfort Zone challenges the reader to understand a bit of what it’s like to live with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). With insight, clarity and humor, the author describes the fear and unpredictability of her past and links them to her perceptions, reactions and hopes in the present.
Portret Złego. Klasyczne manipulacje morderców seryjnych.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: Polish. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Kim jest morderca seryjny? Jak się robi portret psychologiczny? Jakich metod manipulacji używają seryjni mordercy?
Mental Health, Psychotherapy and Judaism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Mondial. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
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...
Unchain the Pain
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,330. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by NorLights Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Inquire Within is a new model for self-discovery and recovery from psychological wounds. Therapist Bob Livingstone presents this material to readers for the first time in Unchain the Pain: How to be Your Own Therapist. This is the first book that teaches how self-questioning can resolve internal conflicts and help you discover joy in your life.
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
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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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
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?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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?