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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
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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.
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 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.
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.
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
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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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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."
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
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.
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.
Love is in The Mouse! Online Dating for Women: Crush Your Rivals and Start Dating Extraordinary Men (Relationship and Dating Advice for Women Book 5)
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Love is in the Mouse! Online Dating for Women: Crush Your Rivals and Start Dating Extraordinary Men Ready to start dating quality men? Love is in the Mouse will; 1) Give you the BEST online dating profile 2) Show you the perfect pics to attract that extraordinary man 3) Give you the techniques so he will contact you 4) Strengthen your BS detector 5) Crush other women who stand in your way!
Are You Wishing Your Life Away?
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 26,890. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Setting goals is not about what you can do; it’s about what you want to do. Mr. Hughes suggests ways to recognize anxiety for what it is: a way to avoid risk. Mr. Hughes then offers a five-step approach to achieving goals. If you are ready to turn your fear into enthusiasm and reach your dreams, “Are You Wishing Your Life Away?” is your book. See my website for a holiday discount coupon.
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.