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Becoming More Intelligent
Series: Applied Psychology, Book 24 · Applied Philosophy, Book 16 · Leadership, Book 17 · Creativity, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
All of us operate below our maximum potential. Moving towards a self-actualized state is not only possible but your birth right. There is no more worthwhile thing in life than to move towards the fulfilment of your potential. This eBook is a primer to get you started. There is no one right way; each of us will have our own way. Why not make a start today? Nothing to lose, everything to gain.
RELATIONSHIPS - The 4 Key Questions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
When entering into a relationship (whether casual or intense) it helps if you can identify the type of person you are relating to. If you can answer four questions about the person you are well on your way to a better understanding of them.
Being Assertive: Finding the Sweet-Spot Between Passive and Aggressive
Series: Applied Psychology, Book 19 · Leadership, Book 14 · Travel, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Assertiveness is a zone on the spectrum between Passivity and Aggression. This book shows you how to find that zone, that sweet-spot. Assertiveness is about rights; yours and those of others. finding a balance between them. Aggressive people violates the rights of others, while the passive person violates their own. he assertive person finds a win-win way to balance these competing interests.
Being Happy: Part 4 Cultivating Virtue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
A short, practical how to guide for people wanting to cultivate a happier state of mind using the principles outlined in the pioneering work of Christopher Peterson and Martin Seligman whose 2004 book Character Strengths and Virtues is considered a classic.
Mine, Yours, and Ours, Addiction and Compulsivity in Couples and Couple Therapy
Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Addiction & compulsivity often enter couple therapy. "Mine" or "yours" obscure addiction that is "ours." Addiction’s shadow sabotages "logical" therapy. The therapist can avoid stalemate arguing the "addict" label. Co-addiction is examined for mutual processes including attachment & family/cultural models. The therapist is the psycho-educator, witness, predictor, & planner for inevitable relapse.
Idiots are invincible: The fool-proof ‘Ro’ method to deal with stress, solve problems, and enjoy the process!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,460. Language: British English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The book helps readers from all walks of life who want the best information on dealing with stress and solving problems, to improve their life or the way they perceive it. It's filled with practical advice and examples presented with a large dose of humor. PS: Who are the idiots? The others, of course! Managers, colleagues, teachers, drivers, friends, spouses, mothers-in-law etc.
All Relationships and Therapy are Multi-Cultural- Family and Cross-Cultural Complications
Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Therapy is inherently cross-cultural among clients & w/ therapists. Challenging family experiences are comparable to culture for demographically mismatched AND matched intimates. Problematic approaches, including existential annihilation ignoring culture are presented along w/ practical approaches addressing therapeutic roadblocks using strategies based on expression areas of cultural differences.