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Conversations With My Dead Rock Star Best Friend by Susan Daley
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
After 20 years as bass player for Tom Petty, Howie took his role as 'Heartbreaker' too far, now he's dead. He was my best friend, I was devastated. Mercifully, he got back in touch the night of his funeral, which is excellent because I had a lot of questions, and he had to tell the truth, lest he be deported to the netherworld. Here lies a collection of conversations and memories, good and bad
The Marl Hole Kid by Anthony McCandless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Set in the industrial heart of England in the 1960s, The Marl Hole Kid tells the story of one boy’s struggle to maintain his dignity and compassion growing up in poverty, with a violent, alcoholic, Irish father. A variety of touching, humorous, and outrageous stories illustrate this inspirational journey of survival and the forging of the boy’s spirit and character along the way.
Addicted to Pleasure by Valentin Matcas
Series: The One. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 38,580. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This book models drugs and various pleasure-inducing daily activities through pleasure, pain, internal and external mechanisms, consequences, withdrawal, and recovery, in order for you to learn everything necessary to identify, avoid, and withdraw from drugs and pleasure-inducing activities.
Fresh Start: Overcoming Chronic Disorganization and Hoarding Group Manual by Barbara Jo Dennison & Karen Kruzan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,530. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Fresh Start is a step-by-step guide to deliver evidence-based techniques including cognitive behavior therapy, mindfulness, exposure therapy, and hypnotherapy in a psychotherapy group for those battling chronic disorganization and hoarding.
Awareness And The Story Behind Addiction by Terence E. Dean
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Through awareness of self we look at understanding the fundamental problems and the deeper issues in living. The common problems and issues of us all that provide the core ground for things like an addiction or a compulsion to thrive. We explore as to whether this core can change.
Horse Latitudes by ww musika
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethnic & Tribal
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 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.
Путь от себя к себе by Вячеслав Сурикатов
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: Russian. Published: April 29, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: 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 by Стефани Л. Маккей
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: Russian. Published: December 15, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: 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 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.
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.
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
6 дней до Рождества by Равиль Домаев
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 62,160. 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…
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
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.
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.
Love Me; A Look into A Life of Abuse, Sex, Drugs, and Bipolar Disorder by R.W. Swartz
Price: $2.95 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.
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
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.
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.”