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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.
Brief and Unusual Therapies
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Series: Therapy Books, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
(5.00 from 1 review)
Designed for students in counseling programs and for therapists who want to improve their skills in brief counseling. Each chapter discusses a relevant point of brief therapy and gives a counseling example to illustrate the point. The chapters also provide questions for the reader to answer and an exercise to practice a particular skill.
Soul Survivors: A New Beginning For Adults Abused As Children
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 197,020. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
Soul Survivors: A New Beginning for Adults Abused As Children is the republishing of a classic self-help manual for adult survivors and described as a "model of clarity and organization" by PW. This eBook edition serves as the "Big Book" for an international self-help group called ASCA (Adult Survivors of Child Abuse) and includes all meeting materials allowing anyone to start an ASCA meeting.
She Was Once a Runner
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“She Was Once a Runner” gives an honest account of a female long distance runner on a Division I college scholarship and the resultant pressure cooker in which she lives. The memoir explores the physical and psychological effects of the Female Athlete Triad on a nineteen year old girl struggling to find her identity amidst a toxic team environment and discouraging parents.
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.
Idiots are invincible: The fool-proof ‘Ro’ method to deal with stress, solve problems, and enjoy the process!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,460. Language: British English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Who are the idiots? The others, of course! Managers, colleagues, teachers, drivers, friends, spouses, mothers-in-law or anyone who doesn’t behave ‘properly,’ that is, the way ... we would like them to! Join in the adventures of Don Stressote, a modern-day Don Quixote de la Mancha and watch him deal effectively with other idiots, as well as with the most difficult person among all ... himself!
The Chronicles of Ben - Adventures in Autism
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
The Chronicles of Ben collects the writings by psychologist and author David Royko about his son and the severe autism that has been at his family’s core ever since Ben’s diagnosis. This book presents, in chronological order, both published and previously unpublished Ben Stories, offering parents, professionals and anyone interested in life with severe autism an intimate view from the inside.
Relationship Remedies: Relating Better to Yourself and Others
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,980. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Fantastic guide to successful relationships: Take responsibility for your relationship failures & successes Unearth who you really are at your core Identify how you have arrived at this point in your relationship Communicate effectively & peacefully Retrain bad relationship habits into good ones, in yourself & others Rely on your gut intuition Build strong, loving, equally balanced relationships
Child Molesters, Child Rapists, and Child Sexual Abuse: Why and How Sex Offenders Abuse: Child Molestation, Rape, and Incest Stories, Studies, and Models
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Why would anyone sexually abuse a child? How does it happen! Clear answers and stories from victims and abusers help you: ~ Recognize circumstances that allow child sexual abuse to take place ~ Identify motivations of different types of sex offenders ~ Understand why and how someone could sexually abuse a child with this concise book (15,000 words, about 60 pages if it were a paperback).
INFJ - Discover Your Strengths and Thrive as The Protector: The Ultimate Guide To The INFJ Personality Type
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
This book is for all the INFJs who want to become their best selves at work and at home. If you are the kind of person who wants to make the most of yourself, and create the most fulfilling relationships possible, then you must indulge yourself in this book. When you buy this book you’ll discover the most comprehensive guide in existence to succeeding as an INFJ.
iCope: Stress Management for Teens and Young Adults
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
This self-help book teaches four core stress management skills needed by teens and young adults to cope with stress. In addition to skills such as self-awareness, relaxation, and cognitive restructuring methods, issues related to anger management, self-esteem, and coping with major life events are also reviewed. This practical book is easy to use by those who want to improve their coping skills.
Your Personal Guide To Finding Yourself When You Didn't Know You were Missing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by DannaGrace Global Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Finding Yourself is a product of 35 years experience & development in the international arenas of Transactional Analysis, medicine, education and psychology. Author Danna G. Hallmark offers every person the means to discover what they truly want in life and separate that from any personal baggage. The book contains charts & self-grading questionnaire to assist the reader in understanding.
Good Evidence and Positive Noticing: Beyond the Law of Attraction
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
In Good Evidence and Positive Noticing: Beyond the Law of Attraction, Carrie Freeman offers simple yet powerful steps to help readers access new neural pathways that lead to welcome change and increased energy. Stepping away from conventional tradition, her book encourages us to notice excellent events, instead of trying to make them happen.
I Segreti della Meta-Comunicazione
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: Italian. Published: June 8, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
La maggior parte delle persone vive in una matrice di relazioni. Nelle relazioni le persone trovano fonti di conforto, legame e felicità, ma anche di responsabilità e frizioni. Tali relazioni possono risultare per la persona difficoltose, in periodi particolari della loro vita.Un senso solido della identità personale viene determinato dalla sensazione di riuscire a produrre un mutamento.
El sentido del humor: manual de instrucciones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: Spanish. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Basado en una sólida investigación científica y repleto de ejemplos hilarantes y ejercicios prácticos, este manual te permitirá desempolvar, desatascar y poner en funcionamiento tu sentido del humor oxidado, entender todos sus misterios y aplicarlo en la vida y el trabajo con la naturalidad del más sabio bufón.
The Kabbalah of Forgiveness
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Kabbalah & Mysticism
The Kabbalah of Forgiveness is a translation of the first chapter of Rabbi Moshe Cordovero’s classic work Date Palm of Devorah (Tomer Devorah) with a commentary by Dr. Henry Abramson. Emerging from the 16th-century Safed Circle of Jewish mystics, this book earned a rare exception to the centuries-old ban on the study of Kabbalah by students under 40 because of its profound ethical value.
Wolf or Dog?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
There are two types of human being - “wolves” (aggressive, assertive dominants who are determined to get what they want) and “dogs” (timid, domesticated, submissives, continually at the mercy of the wolves). Capitalism is a wolf ideology. Christianity, Islam and Judaism are dog religions - intent on forcing you onto your knees and making you obey endless commandments. Are YOU wolf or dog?
Mental and Emotional Karate
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
No one can hurt our feelings. That's semantic and scientific nonsense. The truth is that it's what we choose to think about others and what they say or do that really determines how we feel, be it hurt or anything else. I will teach you how to use the power of choice to earn the equivalent of a black belt in Mental and Emotional Karate and stop being a victim of others comments or actions.
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
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