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A Developmental Perspective on Asperger's Disorder: Needs Change Over Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In this mini ebook, Robert Fischer, M.D., psychiatrist and Executive Director at the Optimum Performance Institute, a residential mental health treatment facility for young adults in Southern California, discusses the development of Asperger's from childhood into early adulthood.
Light Yourself on Fire Voices of Mental Illness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
In this book Travis describes what living with voices, hallucinations, and delusions is like. He will share one particular delusion and hallucination he has with the reader to help the reader understand what living with these psychotic symptoms is like. Travis shares how Bob tell shim to buy gasoline and put in his apartment and light a match so he catches on fire and burns himself alive and more.
How to Manage Separation Anxiety
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis experiences a lot of anxiety in all areas of his life. When it comes to being social and making friends Travis' anxiety is magnified to a level that is difficult to manage. Travis develops separation anxiety with his friends and finds it hard to be separated from his friend. Much like separation anxiety a baby has with it's mother, adults can suffer from separation anxiety with friends.
How to Overcome Anorexia, Bed-Wetting, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Part I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Do you or someone you know experience issues with anorexia, bed-wetting, or obsessive compulsive disorder. This book is a first hand account of how one man lived through all three of those issues as a young adult. This book will follow Travis through his path with a serious eating disorder and follow all of his attempts to try to eat healthy and not starve himself. A rare perspective from a male.
An Apology to the Autism Community Mental Illness, Stealing, and Lying
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
This book will talk about the mistakes I have made and how I am working to correct them. In this boo I will share how I was so desperate for friendship I was willing to steal from and lie to the people that I loved and the ones who loved me the most in order to feel companionship and intimacy. Intimacy and companionship are challenging for people with autism but mental illness got the best of me.
Autism Versus Mental Illness Part I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
If I had to choose between having autism and having mental illness it would be a no brainer. I would choose to have autism and be proud of it. I cannot imagine living without autism because it has become such a big part of who I am in life. Mental illness can make it very difficult to function for me so I would prefer to have autism. Travis shares which is easier to cope with in this great book.
The Weatherboard Shed- My Battle of Surviving Child Sexual Assault
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You set the price! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
I am an Adult Survivor of Child Sexual Assault. Eighteen months ago I recovered memories of being sexually assaulted for two years between the ages of 4 & 6. My book, The Weatherboard shed, is a short story of my experiences, as well as providing helpful information and support for other survivors and their families.
You Must Punish Yourself for Being Autistic and Other Lies My Brain Tells Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
What I thought was Autism is really a mental illness. Voices, hallucinations, delusions, schizophrenia, and psychosis. Sometimes I must punish myself for being Autistic. I thought this was because I was autistic but my doctor and counselor say it is a mental illness. I want to share what it is like to live with this on a daily basis. Some days I am told to cut and burn myself but most days I don't
Become Smarter
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Price: Free! Words: 66,970. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book describes techniques for improving mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims.
The Living D.I.E.T.: Conquer stress in your life now (Study Guide)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is a Study Guide for The Living D.I.E.T.: Conquer stress in your life now. You will need a copy of the book to read so you can understand the strategies and learn how to use them in your life. Most people first read a chapter from the book, and then review the corresponding section from this guide. The questions will facilitate meaningful conversations with readers.
The Map of Your Life
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Have you ever noticed that different people can have almost exactly the same thing happen to them, yet they respond in very different ways? Why is this? And, more importantly, how can we change our perspectives so that we, too, can see the opportunities that surround us?
Surviving a Life fighting The Black Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 8,660. Language: Australian English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is my reflection on dealing with living with depression for over 40 years.
A New Approach to Mental Health
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Price: Free! Words: 26,360. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
If you don't know what is causing your Mental Health condition, how are you going to fix it?
This Force of Memory: a Surgeon's Story of Addiction and PTSD
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This Force of Memory chronicles the spiral of a surgeon into PTSD and eventual addiction. It is a memoir of a physician who becomes an addict after experiencing the horrors of medical error first hand. It is the memoir of a surgeon who discovers a healing mechanism quite removed from the operating room.
Balance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,750. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book explores what lies behind our behavior, so that we can adjust and balance our lives. It gives insight into psychological ailments, such as depression and addictions . We naturally adapt to circumstances, which can cause bad habits to form. Make the right moves and cut out circuitous loops of behavior that have negative consequences. Cut out hassles - learn to surf life!
Living Bipolar
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Price: Free! Words: 70,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Living Bipolar is a collection of stories of bipolar people, and uses their experience, strength, and hope as a guide to recovery for managing the highs and lows in order to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Living Bipolar also shares stories of families and friends to help everyone better understand how to live healthy and fulfilling lives with their loved ones who are bipolar.
A Little Book On Happiness
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Price: Free! Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A Little Book On Happiness is a concise collection of thoughts on how to change for the better. It is about learning to say no. A trip to the Emergency Room serves as a wake up call to the author. The book written in the days after that event is about focusing on what matters most in life. It is about clearing away the clutter in all areas of life and choosing and creating happiness.
Brain Damage: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
An essay listing brain trauma to the author and lessons drawn from them.
The Passage Of Time: Watching Depression Unfold
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
These are reflections from the days when the hands fall off the clock, when reality fades into muted darknessm despair takes over your life and hope appears to be out of reach.
Hold That Thought Reappraising The Work of Dr Caroline Leaf
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Price: Free! Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Does negative thinking make us sick? Does positive thinking improve our health and well-being? The popular Christian author, Dr Caroline Leaf, thinks so. Modern science disagrees. With 20 years experience in clinical medicine, & backed up by 300 current scientific references, Dr Pitt highlights the current science on thought & stress, & provides a new perspective on Dr Leafs writing and teaching.