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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.
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!
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
The Mental and Emotional Tool Kit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
(5.00 from 1 review)
At times, we all have more emotion than we'd like to have. It often causes us to make mistakes with other people. For some, it gives purpose to unhealthy, self-defeating behavior that they struggle to stop engaging in. Generating emotion is part of being human, but it's not some inevitable product of what happens to us. We can learn to generate less emotion. This book will show you how to.
Delight in Disorder: Ministry, Madness, Mission
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
Delight in Disorder is the story of one pastor's battle with bipolar disorder. This spiritual memoir is a house of meditations where faith and mental illness co-exist, at times fueling each other to dangerous distortion, at times feeding each other to fruitful gain. It offers hope for those often neglected and shunned. It also fosters compassion for believers towards those with troubled minds.
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.