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Overcome Your Fear and Beat Your Phobia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012 by Dick Underwood. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
Is your life being ruined by irrational fear or phobia? Is there some situation that causes you acute anxiety? Are you afraid? You are not alone. There are thousands, if not millions, of people in the world today who are paralysed with a fear that blights some area of their life. This book will change your life. It will enable you to overcome your fear and beat your phobia.
Some Notes on Field Theory, Albert's Mind, and the Status Quo: The Necessity of Contextualism in Psychology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
A brief history of Psychology and the Sciences as related to field theory. Also include an article on Synesthesia / Schizophrenia.
Positive Thinking and The Meaning of Life (Extended)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
A brief and concise exploration of psychology, philosophy and the workings of the human brain. We explore consciousness, bad faith, decision making and many aspects of thinking. The book ends by answering the question of the meaning of life in two paragraphs. For anyone who's still struggling to answer all the 'big questions', find out most of them don't even need to be asked in the 1st place.
Chapter 1. From Carl Gustav Jung’s Archetypes Of The Collective Unconscious To Individual Archetypal Patterns
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Series: ARCHETYPAL PATTERN. FUNDAMENTALS OF NON-TRADITIONAL PSYCHOANALYSIS., Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by HPA Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / Jungian
After reviewing our practical and theoretical research, and focusing on Jung's theory as to the influence of the collective unconscious on individual human psyche, it would be essential to examine this issue from the standpoint of the psychology of individual distinctions.
Mothers and Sons: How the Maternal Attachment Experience Affects Boys’ Emotional and Social Development
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
This academic exploration of the mother-child relationship gives particular attention to its specific impact on male children and their emotional development. The issue of nature and nurture is addressed, as is the complex topic of boys and vulnerable emotions, with particular emphasis on guilt, humiliation, and shame; anxiety and depression; and anger and rage.
NLP: a Trauma Case Study
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
A case study about a client with a traumatic experience. This case study displays a Neuro-Linguistic-Programming (NLP) therapy. Only NLP was used. It follows our sessions together from start to end, displaying techniques and some of the skills involved with NLP therapy.
Becoming More Intelligent
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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. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
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.
The Return of Hope - A Personal Story of Overcoming Stress and Depression
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,960. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
Author Helle Eriksen tells an honest story of fighting stress and depression. She tells you how she got her life back after a long and chaotic period in life, which resulted in a major depression. Her aim is to make the reader feel less lonely and start talking and writing about stress and depression. This book is recommended to everybody who is familiar with stress and depression.
Mine, Yours, and Ours, Addiction and Compulsivity in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
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.
Knowing Your Addiction Breaking Bad Intimacy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
This book is a psychological investigation into the relationship between addiction and intimacy, employing an Attachment and Object Relations theoretical perspectives. The hypothesis of this book is that certain early childhood attachment experience is translated in adolescence as a propensity for addiction or the capacity for intimacy.
Erik H. Erikson and Intimacy vs. Isolation (Psychosocial Stages of Development)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Critical Mass Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adulthood & aging
Intimacy vs. Isolation is the stage of the young adult according to Erikson’s “Eight Ages of Man.” During this stage, we are eager to fuse our identities with others. Those unsure of their identities may avoid this fusion. If everything goes well, he or she will reach “true intimacy.” If something hinders this progress that person may isolate him- or herself from closeness with others.
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.
Therapy? What's Therapy!?
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,840. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Therapists must flex among various roles: judge, referee, facilitator, mirror, guide, educator, fixer, interventionist, parent, & cross-cultural guide. Therapy becomes the vehicle of hope. Inflexible stances take away self-determination. Client & therapist goals, liking or not liking clients, & recruitment must be reconciled. Relationship principles apply to individual, couple, & family therapy.
Changing the Self-Sabotaging Impulse
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Price: $1.52 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Did you know there are at least 8 ways that even normal people sabotage our best intentions? This article gives a brief explanation for why we do this, and shows how self-sabotage involves hidden beliefs and the seduction of fast payoffs that keep us from getting what we really want. A holistic process for shifting self-sabotage into sustainable change is provided.
Dream Interpretation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
A brief guide to dream interpretation by the author of Nightmares Can Be Murder.
Listening and Talking to Your Sexually Abused Child: A Brief Beginning Guide for Parents of Children Victimized by Child Molestation, Rape, or Incest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,400. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(3.00 from 1 review)
Help your child heal from sexual abuse. Respected Clinical Psychologist Dr. Lynn Daugherty guides you as you support your child through listening and talking. Gain confidence in your own communication skills. Build a solid foundation for future healing. This brief beginning book also answers basic questions about child sexual abuse and contains selections from Dr. Daugherty’s other books.
Observations: Remember Who You Are!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
This short narrative delves into the dangers of losing ones self identity in the modern world, giving advice and stern warnings in the dangers of giving up personal perspective and creativity in order to follow the crowd and also issues a warning not to be consumed by expectations!
Entzug
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: German. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
28 Jahre Multi-Narkomaner, der Bilanz zieht. Die Phasen der Abhängigkeit, die Lügen, die Folgen für die nahe stehenden Menschen. Wer immer noch glaubt Drogen seien ein Ausweg aus Misere und Problemen, lese diese Buch
Being Assertive: Finding the Sweet-Spot Between Passive and Aggressive
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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. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
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.
Ouch! Where'd that come from?! The Borderline in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
This guides the therapist as a partner's borderline behaviors disrupt both home & couple therapy. The borderline existential trinity: betrayal/abandonment/rejection direct a response trinity: caring compliance/intimacy/acceptance. Challenging the core borderline paradigm leads to personal & couple's change. Quantitative changes in 5 areas lead to qualitative change individually & in the couple.