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"AA Not the Only Way: Your One Stop Resource Guide to 12-Step Alternatives," 2nd Edition, Amazon.com Bestseller by Melanie Solomon
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 41,250. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Responds to the growing demand from recovery experts, court rulings, problem drinkers & drug addicts for a global resource directory of alternative treatments. You can find a multitude of self-help groups, a variety of alternatives to help with your substance abuse, what works and what doesn't, how to choose your treatment & a complete directory of professionals & programs who offer these options.
Drugs and Alcohol 101: Easy, Fun Reading, Nonjudgmental Guide for Teens, First Time Drivers, College Bound Students and Parents by Debbie Shooter
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 24,830. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Parents and educators agree this book should be a prerequisite for required reading, for students entering high school or college. Non-judgmental, easy-to-read, a guide that speaks openly and honestly about the use of drugs and alcohol. Knowledge is power. Drugs and Alcohol 101 has the answers.
My Daughter's Addiction-A Thief in the Family (Hardwired for Heroin) by Marie Minnich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
A gripping and compelling story of one mothers journey raising her heroin addicted daughter. On the night of August 22, 2009, her beloved 32-year old daughter died from heroin overdose. Despite all the sorrow, this story is neither gloomy nor depressing, but rather an unflinching account of one woman's life, and her daughter whom she did not abandon to the bitter end.
Victory over Gambling: Leading Compulsive Gamblers to Freedom in Christ by Trennis E. Killian
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
You can lead a compulsive gambler to freedom. Millions of people suffer from the devastating effects of compulsive gambling. Learn how someone can go from never gambling to the point where they are about to give up, get arrested, or commit suicide. Learn how any capable Christian can lead a compulsive gambler through all the steps to achieve victory in Christ.
Freedom from Codependency: A Christian Response by Philip St. Romain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
In these pages spiritual director Philip St. Romain explores codependency: what it is, its characteristics, the persons it affects, and how it develops. He also details a plan for recovery -- based on the Twelves Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous -- to help one break free from this destructive addiction.
Adicción by Martin Zambrano Astudillo
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
La respuesta al terrible estigma de la adicción, su causa y solución, guarda estricta relación entre la marcada e indiferente actitud consumista del modernismo global materialista y la desentendida practica doctrinaria moral-espiritual que exhorta a la especie humana a ser solidaria entre si.
Confessions from a Hell Bound Taxi, Book 2: Wicked Women of Misery City by Alaric von Boerner
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
A San Francisco Taxi driver ends up falling off the world and landing in a hole in Stockton. A strange ride through the Real World from the 1980s into the 90s--illuminating some of the problems with society that persist today. A horrific, but true story about a wild side of life. The problems everyday people face: drugs, dysfunctional systems, errant government, and extraordinary popular delusions
Widespread Zombification in the 21st Century and the Wars of the Zombie Masters: DRUGS: For Kids - and the Occasional Interested Parent by Brian Johnson, M.D.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
An informative, entertaining book for kids about addictive drugs, written by a medical doctor with years of addiction treatment experience.
Transformation for Life: Healing & Growth for Adult Children of Alcoholics and Others by Roland Petit
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Adult Children of Substance Abusers, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Transformation for Life addresses the difficulties shared by the more than 28 million adult children of alcoholics in America. It is solution-based and uses an easy-to-read style to deliver a variety of techniques intended to help the reader heal from the past and move forward to a new and more joy-filled life.
21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Tobacco, Smoking, and Cancer - Tips for Quitting, Handling Reactions, Cessation Products, Secondhand Smoke, Cigars, Smokeless Tobacco, Lung and Oral Cancer by Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about tobacco, smoking, and cancer - including extensive tips for quitting and handling the negative reactions associated with stopping smoking, smoking cessation products, the hazards of secondhand smoke, cigars, and smokeless tobacco, plus background information on lung and oral cancer.
Escape from Hell: Clean and Sober Forever by Don Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,180. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Angel Grace and Dr. Gary Brennan, in between their battles with the forces of evil and while implementing the “Clean and Sober Foreve program, wrote “Escape from Hell: Clean and Sober Forever.” Angel Grace insisted that they put on paper their step-by-step plan to sober up America. The story of their battles is told in the book “Angel on Probation.”
Adolescent and Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship To Intoxication and the Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings by Jon Daily, LCSW, CADC II
Price: $22.00 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology
This thought provoking book “Adolescent & Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship to Intoxication and The Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings” discusses the struggles of that the youth of today are faced with and puts forth that adolescent and young adult addicts are not addicted to marijuana, alcohol, ecstasy, oxycontin, heroin, etc. In fact, the name of the drug is an illusion
The Answer Model: A New Path to Healing by John Montgomery
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders(4.00 from 1 review)
The Answer Model: A new path to healing describes an exciting new model of human behavior that is also a powerful method of healing, psychotherapy, and personal growth. The Answer Model - which is based on cutting-edge research in neuroscience, psychology, and anthropology - suggests that nearly all of us develop unconscious biochemical addictions to our own pain and emotional distress
You Bet Your Life: The Burdens of Gambling by Neil D. Isaacs
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Gambling habits often become pathological, a growing epidemic problem with the escalation of gaming opportunities. This study, using dozens of case histories to support its arguments, demonstrates the varieties of the addictive behavior. It debunks commonly-accepted myths and makes recommendations for diagnosis and treatment.
6 days till Christmas by Ravil Domaev
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Книга знакомит читателя с проблемами людей, их отчаянием и надеждой. А какие беды у человека? Нелюбовь, несчастье, нездоровье, неблагополучие, неверие, нежелание жить… Каждый рассказ – отдельная история. За каждой историей — судьбы людей. И каждый из героев обрел полноценную жизнь, а уж какую именно, автор попробовал рассказать вам…
Lead Us Not Into Temptation by Don Jeffries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Gordon Weekley was a Baptist minister. Compassionate, hardworking, attentive to the needs of his congregation, holding to a vision of building a great church, Gordon drove himself to the edge of exhaustion. A doctor gave him a two prescriptions; one to give him energy, the second to help him sleep. Thus began a downward spiral that brought him to ruin from which only God’s grace could save him.
Straight Lines by Gregory Sacchet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
This book describes an average middle class man's descent into drug abuse and how it affected his life for 13 years. Diagnosed with Tourette's Syndrome at 12, and Multiple Sclerosis at 23, are just two contributing factors leading up to addiction, and ultimately redemption. Candid and oftentimes shocking, you will see the daily struggles associated with both chronic illness and substance abuse.
Together We Heal: A Real-Life Portrait of Recovery in Group Therapy for Adult Children of Alcoholics by Szifra Birke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Together We Heal brings you into the private world of group therapy, where eight people reveal their deepest secrets, fears, hopes--and successes. In this heartwarming, entertaining book, therapist Szifra Birke and group-member-turned author Kathy Mayer bring us inside 16 meetings for adult children of alcoholics. By sharing with one another, group members are forever changed, as are the readers.
Handbook for Mentally Equipping Substance Abuse and Addiction Counselors by Michael Belzman
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 75,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Love Me; A Look into A Life of Abuse, Sex, Drugs, and Bipolar Disorder by R.W. Swartz
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Love Me is the story of a beautiful, intelligent young girl with high hopes never realized. Kassi’s confused adulthood was the end result of childhood sexual, physical and mental abuse — leading to bipolar disorder and a life of drug use, prostitution and self-destruction. Her story is also a lesson about the indifference of our society.