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Disaster Strikes: Just-In-Time Training
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Price: Free! Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
First responders, mental health professionals, and primary care providers need quick, low-cost or no-cost training to provide aid at disasters. This e-book provdes just that. Chapters cover federal funding, basic clinical principles, mental health topics specific to disasters, risk management, coping skills and more. Individuals can view as many or as few chapters as they need.
Is Your Frog Boiling? Ten Signs That Your Life May Be Spinning Out of Control and What You Can Do About It
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Price: Free! Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Legend says that if you drop a frog into boiling water it will immediately jump out, but if you place a frog into a container of room temperature water and raise the heat, the frog will stay put until it boils to death. Do you ever feel like the frog whose water is slowly getting hotter? Get out of the water! Learn the symptoms of “Boiling Frog Syndrome” and how to prevent them!
Pandemic Influenza: Mental Health Response
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Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
A primer on pandemic influenza, for anyone who needs materials quickly. Chapters cover mental health principles, basic information on viruses, responses to public health information, risk management, quarantine, isolation, and other mental health considerations. This book is written primarily for health professionals, but anyone may benefit from reading it.
PTSD: A Fifteen Minute Guide to Combat Related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
A plain language, easy-to-read book about combat related PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) to help veterans and loved ones get familiar with this often difficult subject. It quickly covers what combat PTSD is, what it "looks" like, how PTSD changes the brain, treatment options, where to get help, & where to find more info & support.
When I Grow Up
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(3.00 from 1 review)
We all experience growing pains. It can be beautiful and it can be happy, but at the same time, it's just what it is: It's change.
修身養性
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Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: Chinese. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
修身養性
Free private treatment for anxiety or depression
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Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
this is a brief introduction to a website (www.thehumanapproach.com) which starts by answering the vital question - if you don't know what is causing your anxiety or depression, how on earth are you going to fix it?
Easy Memory Improvement Tips and Techniques for All Ages
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Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book consists of easy-to-use tips and techniques that anyone can use to improve their memory. The book describes how your memory works, gives tips for remembering names, and talks about how to handle "blocking" (when you can't remember something and have that feeling that it's on the tip of your tongue).
Healthy Heart, Healthy Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A book to inspire mums with depression, mental health issues and mums wanting to get healthy.
Heal Your Own Emotional Pain
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Price: Free! Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book is designed to help you to understand and cure your emotional pain, such as anxiety disorders, phobias and depression. It explains the limitations of current treatments, and provides a solution of how to cure anxiety and depression. By addressing the cause of your emotional pain, you are able to alleviate your emotional pain very rapidly, and permanently, without any need for medication.
"My Best Friend is Schizophrenic" by Tom Hodgins
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
When Tom Hodgins' best friend is diagnosed with schizophrenia, he faces an important life decision -- does he stick by his pal, or walk away? He decides to stay with his friend through it all, and it's a decision he has never regretted. This little book is packed with humor,insights and information for anyone who has a friend or family member with schizophrenia. By Tom Hodgins (with Burl Barer)
How To Do What You Love for a Living
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In this three-part article inspired by the Buddhist ideal of "right livelihood," D. Patrick Miller examines a variety of approaches to finding work you love to do, with expert help offered by Marsha Sinetar, Nancy Anderson, Sue Bender, Gregg Levoy, Carol Adrienne, and others.
When Soldiers Meditate: an interview with Richard Strozzi Heckler
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In this fascinating interview, a former Marine and aikido master discusses the inner qualities of the traditional warrior, and how he has tried to introduce them to select members of the modern military including the Green Berets and Navy Seals.
Pinstripe Meditation
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Price: Free! Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Pinstripe meditation is a collection of 6 meditation techniques for people in all walks of life but particularly aimed at those in the workplace. The six techniques show how to reduce stress, improve concentration through mindfulness and meditation techniques.
Procera AVH Memory and Brain Enhancer Supplement
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Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
The Procera AVH cognitive supplement unveiled by Brain Research Labs is definitely an awesome development in the domain of naturally rejuvenating maximal brain health. The procera avh brain enhancer has undergone numerous medical testing and has demonstrated to be entirely effectual in all case reviews.
Child Molestation Stories: Voices of Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (Molestation, Rape, and Incest)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(4.33 from 9 reviews)
Survivors of child molestation, rape, and incest share their stories to let other victims know they are not alone. Abuse . . . in the hospital . . . walking home . . . in a rest room . . . at the beach . . . in my bed . . . by our neighbor . . . a family friend . . . my mother's boyfriend . . . my brother . . . my stepmother . . . my daddy . . . (About 40 pages if it were a paperback.)
Overcoming Depression: A Vignette
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A compelling vignette discussing depression and its treatments from a balanced perspective.
School Violence & Workplace Violence: Risk Assessment
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Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Risk assessment for violence involves the investigation of five factors: These factors are 1 ) precipitating events, 2) patterns of direct statements, 3) circumstances that increase the likelihood of violence, 4) signs of cumulative stress, and 5) indicators of lowered risks for violence. This article describes a risk assessment based on these factors. For school violence and workplace violence
Major Depression
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Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Dr Depression offers techniques and strategies to manage and reduce stress and depression without affecting mental performance.
Managing Schizophrenia - A Personal Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.