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Facilitating Therapy Groups
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Series: Therapy Books, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / Group
This book is an introductory text in being an effective group leader. It is designed primarily for students in graduate counseling programs and therapists who are new to facilitating therapy groups. It covers the various subjects that are important for the therapist to learn the basics of group counseling. It is clear and concise. It is not designed to be comprehensive.
The Basics of Therapeutic Hypnosis
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Series: Therapy Books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism
This book is designed for classes to teach hypnosis and for therapists who want to learn about hypnosis. It includes discussions of all the essential elements of therapeutic hypnosis, exercises to practice these skills and examples to illustrate. The final chapter of the book discusses the treatment of chronic pain and phobias/panic attacks.
Surviving Your Parents' Divorce: Tips for College Students
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
“I wish I'd had something like this to read in college. Reading it now, 40 years later, the memories and emotions come flooding back. I also look back with more compassion for myself during that time. I was trying to succeed in college and trying to cope with the grief at the same time. No wonder I cried myself to sleep every night for a long while!” -- Margaret Moore, Hallam, Pennsylvania
Insight: Reflections on the Gifts of Being an Introvert
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Insight: Reflections on the Gifts of Being an Introvert is a compilation of short essays that speak specifically to the introvert. The book also includes topics that are more general but still interesting to anyone who wants to deepen his or her self-awareness. As one reader shared,"Beth's insights and expertise on the path of entrepreneurship as an introvert are spot on."
This Stuff Is Hard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Do you have a negative voice in the back of your head? Many of us fall prey to the belief that our anxiety helps us improve. That critical voice seems to help by pointing out areas where we could be better. In "This Stuff Is Hard: Making Peace With Your Anxiety," Nancy Jane Smith, MSEd, LPC tells us the truth: we're being tricked. Anxiety does not help us, and we must learn to make peace with it.
The Girl Nobody Wants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You only get one chance to live your life as a child but Lily was never given that chance; her childhood was taken from her before it ever begun. From the age of four, when she was first sexually abused, her life changed forever and when she walked through the Catholic Church run institution's doors in Ireland, her life continued along the same path that has destroyed her soul. This is Child abuse
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.)
The Keys to Super Intelligence: How to Think Like a Genius and Increase the IQ Naturally
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
Today, my IQ is 40% higher than 20 years ago and many believe that I’m either a genius or unreal. What I am, however, is just someone that did something that experts in Psychology don’t recognize to be possible of doing. I have increased my IQ with very simple principles and in this book I will tell you why and how you can do it too.
How To Be Happy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tips and tricks to effectively bring happiness into your life.
PLANE BEFORE SPEAKING: Listen Better and Speak More Clearly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
How about a very short, easy-to-read book with suggestions the reader can begin to use immediately? As a therapist I know that communication is an issue with almost everyone. Communication is basically listening and responding. Sounds easy enough, doesn’t it? Can be when we Plane Before Speaking.
Would You Meet Me Halfway? Resolving Conflict between Men and Women
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
Meet Me Halfway explores power struggles between men and women that seem to continue over the ages, although many of these will surprise you. The authors offer suggestions on where we should yield and where we might hold firm, and how to bridge our differences and improve our most vital relationships.
Standing In My Own Shadow
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is my autobiography, the story of a life not unlike many others, except that I have carried within me from my earliest days a mental illness which at its worst is terrifying and debilitating, and at its best is a dark cloud which spreads its shadow over every aspect of my life. I have been for most of my life in the grip of Depression.
Stress and Anxiety - How to permanently reduce them in your life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
There are a lot of books about how to manage stress better. The strategies other books give do help lower stress. However, they are often what therapists call "band aids" that only give temporary relief, and only while you're doing them. There's a difference between temporarily feeling better, and getting better. Getting better means permanently reducing stress. This book shows you how.
No One Upsets You, You Upset Yourself. It's Your Choice How You Want to Feel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Most people live their lives based on a big lie, and don't realize it. That lie is that what other people say and do, and what happens makes them feel the way they do. Believing that lie causes people to feel worse than they need to, and to miss many opportunities to feel better. Learn the truth about how feelings come about, the choices you really have, and how to use those to feel better.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
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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.
Restoring the Flow – a Primer of Logosynthesis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Logosynthesis is an amazing new system of healing and guided change. It uses the manifesting power of words and phrases to resolve negative beliefs, to let go of fear and trauma, and to lift the burden of grief or physical pain. Can you imagine saying a simple sentence and feeling how fear, anger or shame being pulled out of your system? How the causes of pain and sorrow stop hurting?
Becoming Self-Actualized
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 23 · Applied Psychology, Book 22 · Leadership, Book 16 · Travel, Book 10 · Creativity, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Reaching our fullest human potential is our destiny and by necessity must be our mission in life. Understanding this and making self-actualization your mission in life is the secret of true happiness. This short eBook uses Maslow’s work to paint a portrait of the self-actualizing person. Let it guide you on your own unique journey.
Hypnosis Scripts for the Novice
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Series: Alternative Healing Strategies, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism
While many people are curious about hypnosis and its practice, simple, standard inductions scripts seem to be well-guarded trade secrets. The scripts in this short ebook are the result of the author's self-study of induction methods used by some hypnotherapists. Recommended only for the purpose of completing a self-study in hypnosis, these scripts provide an idea of how hypnosis is carried out.
Being Anxious: Help for Social Anxiety
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 30. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Practical, down-to-earth advice on what Social Anxiety is, what causes it and how you can deal with it. In this no-nonsense how-to guide you will get a set of Cognitive Behaviour Therapies that have been proven to work with a generation of sufferers. – use them, safe in the knowledge that these have already worked for countless people already, people who now live richer, more satisfying lives.