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Dealing With Sexual Abuse: A Young Person's Insights
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Price: Free! Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Hannah has bravely shared her teenager diaries to provide rare insights into the experience of sexual abuse. She then writes of her ordeal in the criminal justice system, and the ongoing impacts of the abuse on her life, now aged 25. To conclude, she provides advice for abuse survivors and their supporters, and ideas for preventing abuse.
The Warrior Princess Submissive
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality
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She isn't your typical D/s submissive. She is wicked-smart, strong-willed, uber-competent, ultra-competitive, synergistic, switchy, and a crusader. She's no one's doormat; never a victim. The Warrior Princess Submissive is a kick-ass sub for the 21st century, and she just may end up being the hope and salvation of the BDSM lifestyle. From Michael Makai, author of Domination & Submission.
Prisoner Of My Past
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010. Category: Essay » Sociology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
One woman's journey and understanding of her memories of childhood abuse.
Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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Revised and updated for 2014. Defying Mental Illness is a plain-language guide to recovery from mental illness. Its strengths-based approach makes mental health disorders and treatment understandable. Covers schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, autism, suicide prevention, childhood mental illness and more. "Provides what's needed most" --NAMI Advocate
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
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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
Explore your blind spot
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Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
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Discover how the mind hides its tracks. This is a short guide to one of the secrets of mind and brain. Find out about the gaps in your vision and how your mind is designed to stop you noticing them.
No Comfort Zone: Notes on Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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No Comfort Zone challenges the reader to understand a bit of what it’s like to live with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). With insight, clarity and humor, the author describes the fear and unpredictability of her past and links them to her perceptions, reactions and hopes in the present.
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.
Materialism Is Masturbation : Essays In Freedom
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Series: How to Be Free, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Aussiescribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
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Has materialism become a joyless addiction? Is idealism making things worse for us? Have we underestimated the healing power of the erotic? Can the symbolic language of religion tell us something about the nature of the mind? Is the "Kingdom of Heaven" within? These are some of the questions explored in these essays by the author of "How to Be Free".
Self-Help Manual For Relatives of Substance Abusers 110 Exercises
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
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This is a self-help manual for relatives of substance abusers. Its aim is to enable for the relatives to free their potential and focus on themselves and their needs to start a gradual process to a larger well-being through the support of this manual.
The Oneness Process: Appreciative Inquiry for Awakening Our Universal Wisdom
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 115,010. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / transpersonal
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An insightful exploration into the universal values and qualities that bring richness and unity into our lives, this unique process facilitates tapping into our personal and universal wisdom in life enhancing ways.It guides you to investigate and expand your inner truth and wisdom. Explore how easily this process offers simple yet profound ways to embrace the heart of universal wisdom and oneness.
PTSD Silent Heartache
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
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The author of PTSD Silent Heartache suffers with this illness so can empathise with others who suffer in silence. Whilst in the Parachute Regiment initially he transferred to the MCTC Colchester gaining qualifications in stress related issues to help all Tri Service Personnel in detention. This short book will help sufferers,relatives and friends, to have a better understanding of this illness.
Hurt-Proofing Ourselves
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Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Aussiescribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
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This short essay presents a technique for protecting ourselves against verbal bullying. It also looks at how we can regain a childlike sense of joy and give ourselves a secure psychological base for our relationships and our view of the world.
Distracted Driving: The Multi-Tasking Myth
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Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
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We all want to believe we can drive responsibly and monitor distractions. But our attention is limited by nature, and we are often very subtly distracted from noticing things right in front of us. We really are not good multi-taskers when our attention is spread over tasks that require dedicated attention, including talking on cell phones while driving.
Domination & Submission: The BDSM Relationship Handbook
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 162,350. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual alternatives
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The definitive handbook on Domination and Submission (D/s) relationships and the BDSM lifestyle. A must-read for anyone considering or curious about non-traditional relationships within a fetish culture context. Funny, insightful, educational, and inspiring. You'll love Michael Makai's irreverent and humorous treatment of this subject as he gives you the benefit of his 37 years of BDSM experience!
Quiet Strength: Embracing, Empowering and Honoring Yourself as an Introvert
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
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Written for the quiet people of life, transformational mentor and holistic writer Aletheia Luna takes us on an inspiring journey of self-rediscovery and empowerment, asserting that it is not necessary to change who we are, or to fight our reserved natures to live fulfilling lives as introverts. Written with compassion and insight, Quiet Strength takes us on six powerful paths to quiet vitality.
Listening to the Rhino: Violence and Healing in a Scientific Age
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,880. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2009 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
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This book uses stories, myths and case studies to show something deep in the psyche that resembles a large, primordial animal, whose support of human agendas is not entirely reliable. This irrational part of ourselves finds expression in a multitude of contradictory ways. It is responsible for the miraculous healing of body and soul as well as perpetuating horrifying forms of violence.
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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A summary and description of the clinical cases of the late psychiatrist and hypnotherapist, Milton H. Erickson, M.D., compiled by one of his former students, the psychotherapist Bill O'Hanlon.
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
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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.
Animal Impact: Secrets Proven to Achieve Results and Move the World
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
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Discover how leading advocates – working individually and in organizations from grassroots to global - create change. You'll learn techniques that are transforming advocacy… and the world. Inspiring stories and practical how-tos make Animal Impact a must-read for anyone who cares deeply about animals. Recommended by VegNews, Peter Singer, Wayne Pacelle, Bert Troughton, Esther Mechler, and more.