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Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support by Paul Komarek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 by Lily O'Brien
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography(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
No Comfort Zone: Notes on Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder by Marla Handy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 by Douglas A Puryear MD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(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 by Joe Blow
Series: How to Be Free, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Aussiescribbler. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 by Carina Bang
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 by Iris Barratt
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 115,010. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / transpersonal, Essay » Sociology(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 by Tony Yarwood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 by Joe Blow
Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Aussiescribbler. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 by Edward Lake, Steven Gacovino, & Luke Russell
Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Practical Way To Mastering Your Emotions by Kamil Olszak
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emotions are tricky things. They unconsciously dictate all of our behaviours and as long as we don’t understand what emotions are and how they work, we will be controlled by them like a puppet. Despite emotions being so unpredictable, there is a way to gain conscious control over them. Emotions control everything BUT once you control emotions, YOU control everything.
Listening to the Rhino: Violence and Healing in a Scientific Age by Janet Dallet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,880. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2009 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The To Do List Solution For Adult ADD’ers by Elizabeth Ann Trigg
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010 by Navarone Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD(5.00 from 1 review)
I do know exactly what it feels like to enthusiastically write a lengthy To Do list at midnight for the next day only to wake up in a different frame of mind and be so overwhelmed by the list written the night before that I feel unable to tackle the first thing on the list. What if there were an ADD-friendly daytimer? A To Do List that was compatible with ADD traits? This book CAN help!
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D. by Bill O'Hanlon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
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 by Gil Monin
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety(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.
Animal Impact: Secrets Proven to Achieve Results and Move the World by Caryn Ginsberg
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Journey to Home: Quintessential Therapy and Beyond by Dr. Rachel Aarons LCSW
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 1 review)
Journey to Home unlocks the mystery of what goes on behind the closed doors of therapists' offices. It reveals the underlying principles of all schools of therapy, regardless of their methodology and gives an in-depth answer to the question: what makes therapy effective? In moving from the abstract and theoretical to the poignantly personal, it speaks to the mind, heart and soul of each reader.
Brief and Unusual Therapies by Buddy Wagner
Series: Therapy Books, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: 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.
The Seasons Of Our Lives: How they Alternate From Good to Bad and Vice Versa and How we Can Benefit from their Alternations by George Kouloukis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general(5.00 from 1 review)
The moment you’ve finished this a book, you’ll be able to know whether the years just ahead are good or bad for you, and how long this season will last. You’ll act thus accordingly: if there is a storm on the horizon, you’ll take shelter in time; if sunny days loom ahead, you’ll take advantage soon. This is because our life’s seasons alternate according to a certain pattern, the author explains.