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The Cake is a Lie
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Price: Free! Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Meet Marco Caldirola-Davis, adolescent millennial. Under his dinosaur teeth and baby fat hides an ambition to rival Ozymandias. Meet his teenage social scene. Competitive. Cutthroat. He fit in perfectly. (Memoir. True story, no lie).
Personality, Personality, Personality
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,330. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Why do some people seem to walk into a room and command attention while others simply melt into the background? Charisma, contrary to popular belief is a learned set of skills. You don't have to be born with it. You can LEARN it. Thom McFadden, a veteran of the stage and screen, acting coach to the stars shows you how to be a charismatic superstar, using the tools and techniques actors use.
No-Such-Thing: The Committee
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 153,490. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / dissociative identity disorder
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An non-fiction Case Study account of healing Multiple Personality Disorder. It chronicles one individual suffering 45 years of psychotic splits with reality and then healing; only by the Grace of God and Love that conquers all. It is timely yet astoundingly uniquely told in both therapist and client bi-lateral viewpoints.
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.
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
(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
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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
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.
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.
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!
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
(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.
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
(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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / 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.
The Seasons of Our Lives: How they Alternate from Good to Bad and Vice Versa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,440. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(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 as the author explains.
Revolted
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Price: Free! Words: 193,410. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is part 1 of a 10 books suite. In this one I explore different points of views expressing the revolt and frustration of the character at living in the current reality. The subject mostly turns around the personal life of the character while attacking the sources of his problems. It is an initiation to my vision of things too.
The Art of Intimacy and the Hidden Challenge of Shame
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,430. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Kelly tackles the difficult problem of shame in relationships. Using an understanding of the biology of emotion outlined by Silvan Tomkins, he takes the reader on a journey from the motivation for earliest infant-caregiver attachments to the complex arena of adult emotional intimacy. His conclusions will surprise you.
Naked Visionary - Seize Your Sparks of Inspiration...
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 227,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
(5.00 from 1 review)
Naked Visionary reveals the influences, rewards, and obstacles that characterize the visionary path. It also describes the inner journey that is a crucial as solving the practical challenges. It is written on 3 parallel levels: 1) The challenges and stages (a global view) 2) How to recognize our own sparks of brilliance (the personal view) and 3) How to encourage more vision (the social view).
Advice is for Winners: How to Get Advice for Better Decisions in Life and Work
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 1 review)
Advice is for Winners explains how to be proactive and skilled in seeking advice from others for better decision making in life and at work. Describing the many benefits of advice and why people often fail to seek it, the author views advice as a creative and fulfilling intellectual, emotional, and social process, drawing on varied experiences as a traveler, father, scientist, and entrepreneur.
Finding Emotional Freedom: Access the Truth Your Brain Already Knows
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book provides a path out of emotional trauma to the emotional freedom that is our birthright. Therapist Dave Jetson, MS, uses intuitive experiential therapy to help clients access both the mind and the heart. In this book, he combines current brain research with his years of experience to offer a compelling method of deep recovery and transformation.
The Mystery of IBS and My Path to Freedom
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
(5.00 from 1 review)
The author of this book has discovered a unique approach to solve the mystery of irritable bowel syndrome disorder and other functional gastrointestinal maladies. Current books about IBS basically duplicate the same information in the narrow spectrum of already known theories and ideas that still do not fully resolve the IBS issue. The information gathered in this book may serve as an eye-opener.
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.