Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health

Power of Positivity
By Dr Fred Von Gunten
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Power of Positivity for Bipolar Disorder and Anyone Else. In the Power of Positivity, I present the numerous sources that were an inspiration to me and led me to a positive state of mind.
Stepping into the Light - Poems from the Darkness
By Garry Williams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A book of poems written by people suffering with mental health illnesses. Showcasing their feelings as they battle with both their illness and the stigma that is attached to mental health. The poetry is used as a form of expression as one of the contributors said "a poem can often convey more in a few lines than long case study."
Diary of The Depressed Moose
By Garry Williams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A diary of a man and his struggle with depression. Diary of The Depressed Moose chronicles the first six weeks of dealing with mental health issues by writing a blog and using my writing as a form of therapy to help myself and others. Showing the ups and downs that depression brings the book offers a personal story and insight into how depression can take a hold of someone's life.
Stop Sabotaging: A 31 Day DBT Challenge to Change Your Life
By Debbie Corso
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Stop Sabotaging covers: - What sabotaging is - Why, as emotionally dysregulated individuals, we tend to do it - Strategies for shifting out of this destructive pattern and radically changing your life - A 31 day practice of DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy) skills Intro by Alicia Paz Afterword by Amanda Smith
Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support
By Paul Komarek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Revised and updated for 2014. Defying Mental Illness is a plain-language guide to recovery from mental illness. Its strengths-based approach makes mental health disorders and treatment understandable. Covers schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, autism, suicide prevention, childhood mental illness and more. "Provides what's needed most" --NAMI Advocate
Why Me? Help for Victims of Child Sexual Abuse (Even if they are adults now)
By Lynn Daugherty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Understand Child Sexual Abuse. Change Its Impact on Your Life! Find help and healing in this classic bestseller from a respected Clinical Psychologist. This warm and personal beginning guide answers questions about child sexual abuse and about abusers, shares stories from other victims, and provides step-by-step guidance to begin recovery from childhood trauma.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
By Douglas A Puryear MD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
this ADD book is different: -it is by a psychiatrist, about his own struggles with ADD and those of his patients and his friends. -it is personal, about real people coping with real problems. -it is about strategies, not about medications or the history, definition or diagnosis of ADD. -it is not academic. it is interesting and light reading, with lots of helpful information and ideas.
Pandemic Influenza: Mental Health Response
By Peter Yellowlees
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.
Fear of the Abyss: Healing the Wounds of Shame & Perfectionism
By Aleta Edwards, Psy.D.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Most self-help or personal growth books help people “cope” better with one specific problem that troubles them. This book offers healing for a wounded core by providing specific guidance to those with the central issues of perfectionism and shame, regardless of which issues or diagnoses are on the surface. It includes many examples and clinical vignettes drawn from the author's experience.
Be Still: Stress & Anxiety Management for Latter-day Saints
By Lois D. Brown
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,050. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Latter-day Saints face the daunting challenge of balancing work, home, church, and personal growth in a world that is rarely peaceful. In this book, psychologist Victoria Anderson and co-author Lois Brown give 44 physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual techniques anyone can use to manage stress and anxiety better and to enjoy life more completely. (Relaxation mp3 files included with purchase.)
The Secrets of Being Happy, The Technology of Hope, Health and Harmony
By Richard Bandler
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by IM Press, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 1 review)
RICHARD BANDLER, co-creator and developer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, is arguably the world’s most influential contributor to the field of self-development and applied psychology for the first time brings these extraordinary techniques to everyday people, showing anyone how to completely change his/her life and enjoy a life of Being Happy.
How to Not Kill Yourself
By Deborah Dubroff
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book provides provides information about how to survive a time in your life when you feel suicidal. It's based on my prior experiences with suicidal thoughts and desires and describes the coping skills that I developed over time.
Pay Attention and Have Fun!
By Thomas Stutler
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
The ultimate motivational, self-help book designed to inspire and give you the life tools to overcome the daily challenges in your life; deal with stress and anxieties real time; and, pursue your passions. Written by spy novelist, former FBI/CIA trained FBI Agent Tom Stutler who worked undercover in the area of counterintelligence, national security and counterterrorism.
Cracking the Glass Darkly
By Robert Egby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,290. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever feel as if your life is out of control? Well, there is another way. This book provides Cosmic Living in ways that may seem strange and contradictory at first sight. The easy to read, step-by-step guidelines based on ancient truths bring new insights and awareness. Your life receives a new uplift, conscious living which can be experienced and enjoyed always.
Xanax Withdrawal
By Stuart Shipko
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Information on stopping Xanax. When to stop, how to stop, and what to expect when going through withdrawal.
Healing From Borderline Personality Disorder: My Journey Out of Hell Through Dialectical Behavior Therapy
By Debbie Corso
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,830. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Compilation of a selection of the author’s first 100 posts from her popular personal mental health blog along with never before published retrospective commentaries, autobiographical sketch, a DBT resource section, and more. Corso lights the way of hope and recovery for a severely emotionally wounded community. Introduction by Kiera Van Gelder, MFA and author of The Buddha & The Borderline.
Give Your Mind a Rest
By Juliel Davis
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Our minds are processing more information than ever before and it can have a negative affect if we don't allow our minds to take a break. The tools I will discuss are easy enough for a child to do, but powerful enough to create a real shift in the way your mind deals with the demands placed on it. Take care of your mind, and you will take care of your future!
Staying Sane with Chronic Pain
By Niall Finn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management
(5.00 from 1 review)
A self help book for people with chronic pain. Designed to help people with chronic pain maintain their mental health. The author has chronic pain and has trained as a nurse and psychotherapist.
Finding Emotional Freedom: Access the Truth Your Brain Already Knows
By Dave Jetson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book provides a path out of emotional trauma to the emotional freedom that is our birthright. Therapist Dave Jetson, MS, uses intuitive experiential therapy to help clients access both the mind and the heart. In this book, he combines current brain research with his years of experience to offer a compelling method of deep recovery and transformation.
Haunted House
By Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Haunted House is a Social Story designed to help parents explain autism to siblings. It uses the metaphor of living in a haunted house to give the reader insight into what it is like to have autism and why they have difficulties living in our world. As it is a basic explanation of autism, it can be used for all family members and the wider social network surrounding the individual with ASD too.