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Horse Latitudes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The American Dream has been transplanted around the world. ww musika blithely teeters between the dry, vast landscape of the southwestern United States and the steamy, pungent crowds of Bangkok. The observations in Horse Latitudes reveal the flaws in The Dream and the drive to adapt its desires across cultures. 72 color photos
Together We Heal: A Real-Life Portrait of Recovery in Group Therapy for Adult Children of Alcoholics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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.
Путь от себя к себе
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: Russian. Published: April 29, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Главный герой – Джим, желающий познать свою человеческую сущность и изменить мир к лучшему. Но ему кажется, что эпизоды жизни склонны к повторениям, потому, ищет выход из этой ситуации и попадает в сообщество «Жизнь на перемотке». Встреча, которая там состоится, в корне изменит его сложившиеся представления о мире, и станет началом любви к Лоре, в ней он найдет единомышленника. Непредвиденные об
Метафизика удовольствия, или Сладостные тернии
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: Russian. Published: December 15, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Можно ли вырваться из капкана привычек, особенно вредных. Можно, если не гнаться за удовольствием. Но сделать это так же сложно, как заставить себя поменять свою жизнь. Однако шанс есть всегда. Причём он существует прямо сейчас, прямо здесь, в этот самый момент. Для этого достаточно одного щелчка в голове.
You Bet Your Life: The Burdens of Gambling
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
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.
Straight Lines
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
6 days till Christmas
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: 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…
Transformation for Life: Healing & Growth for Adult Children of Alcoholics and Others
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Adult Children of Substance Abusers
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.
Widespread Zombification in the 21st Century and the Wars of the Zombie Masters: DRUGS: For Kids - and the Occasional Interested Parent
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
An informative, entertaining book for kids about addictive drugs, written by a medical doctor with years of addiction treatment experience.
Love Me; A Look into A Life of Abuse, Sex, Drugs, and Bipolar Disorder
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
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.
The Answer Model: A New Path to Healing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
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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
Lead Us Not Into Temptation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
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.
Escape from Hell: Clean and Sober Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,180. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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.”
Adicción
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2011 by Emooby. Category: 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.
30 Days
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Help for addicts and alcoholics in early recovery. Tips on getting through the physical, emotional, and interpersonal difficulties of early sobriety. Offering hope as well as practical tools, this book covers everything from addiction psychology to sex and dating, eating habits and sobriety options.
How to Win At Quitting Smoking
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Tobacco
Are you thinking about quitting but the fear of having to give up your best friend-your cigarettes is a frightening thought? Then you must read this book. It walks you through a step by step logical process which takes your hand and guides you each step of the way from being someone controlled by their cigarettes to a life of freedom.
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
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.
Freedom from Codependency: A Christian Response
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
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.
Confessions from a Hell Bound Taxi, Book 2: Wicked Women of Misery City
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: 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
My Daughter's Addiction-A Thief in the Family (Hardwired for Heroin)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: 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.