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Positive Thinking & The Meaning Of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. 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.
Ejercicio practico para vivir en positivo
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Price: $2.16 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Sabemos que puedes tener una vida más placentera, una vida repleta de bienestar, una vida en positivo. Además sabemos que en algunas ocasiones no es muy complicado. Lo sabemos porque desde hace muchos años estamos ayudando a centenares de personas a conseguirlo. Hemos decidido publicar los ejercicios que utilizamos en los procesos de psicología, coaching y educación emocional que realizamos en nu
HOW I OVERCAME MY TRAUMA & PTSD | Self-help guide & workbook | Mindfulness Based Trauma Treatment
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Price: Free! Words: 53,940. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Want to know How I Overcame my Trauma & PTSD? Read my workbook and Discover: * How your traumatic memories are stored in your brain * How to become free from your haunting memories * How to neutralize your past trauma * How to reprogram your troubling flashbacks * How to access to your subconscious traumatic memory * How to relieve yourself from your nasty emotions
I Don't... You Don't... It Don't Matter, Depression and Anxiety in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,990. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Depression & anxiety are intricately related to emotional, psychological, & interpersonal dynamics. To matter or not turns transitory disappointment into chronic depression & anxiety. The therapist must address gender & culture, stressors, habitual responses, attachment, communication, & problem-solving. Avoiding becoming infected with client depression & anxiety breaks negative partner mutuality.
Summary: "The Upside of Irrationality" by Dan Ariely
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "THE UPSIDE OF IRRATIONALITY" originally written by DAN ARIELY. It illustrates such idiosyncrasies as the IKEA effect (if you build something, pride and sentimental attachment are likely to give you an inflated sense of its quality) and the Baby Jessica effect (why we respond to one person's suffering but not to the suffering of many).
Summary: "The Tipping Point" by Malcolm Gladwell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "BLINK" originally written by MALCOLM GLADWELL. The central premise of the Tipping Point is that the smallest things can trigger an epidemic of change. Ideas, products, messages, behaviors spread just like viruses do. When small numbers of people start behaving differently, that behavior can ripple outward until a critical mass or ”Tipping Point" is reached.
Summary of "Blink" By Malcolm Gladwell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This work offers a SUMMARY of the book "BLINK" originally written by MALCOLM GLADWELL. Malcolm Gladwell explains our ability to make snap decisions or quick judgments in a blink of an eye. This is the power of thinking without thinking. The main focus of the book is “thin-slicing” - our ability to gauge what is really important from a very narrow period of experience.
Off, Odd, Different… Special? Learning Disabilities, ADHD, Aspergers Syndrome, and Giftedness in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Someone off, odd, different, or special is a clinical clue to issues causing dysfunction in the couple. Disproportionate time, attention, & energy required stresses everyone. Learning disabilities (LD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Aspergers Syndrome (AS), & giftedness are among 13 reasons one may miss social cues, thus creating the sense of misfit that impacts relationships.
Straight Lines
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book describes an average middle class man's descent into drug abuse and how it affected his life for 13 years. Diagnosed with Tourette's Syndrome at 12, and Multiple Sclerosis at 23, are just two contributing factors leading up to addiction, and ultimately redemption. Candid and oftentimes shocking, you will see the daily struggles associated with both chronic illness and substance abuse.
Decostruire il pensiero creativo
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Price: Free! Words: 34,690. Language: Italian. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Deconstruction
Cos'è la creatività? In che misura siamo tutti creativi? Decostruire il Pensiero Creativo vuole rispondere a queste domande. ISBN: 9788888618180
Rest of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 27,980. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
Stress and pressure are part of our life. Jesus has given some clear things about how we can deal with it. When you're stressed out, anxious and uptight, you don't live your best, and find that you struggle in your relationships. There's overflow in your health. Things are not good when you're living like that. God doesn't intend us to live that way. Let's have a look what Jesus said.
Apprendere L'Intelligenza
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Price: Free! Words: 73,470. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology
Il testo propone un confronto tra il Metodo Feuerstein e le moderne neuroscienze cognitive. ISBN: 9781301097340
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.
How to Commit Suicide
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
The first time she used the internet was to search for how to do it and make it look accidental. What she found changed her path forever. This short story is offered to de-stigmatize mental illness. If you are experiencing thoughts of suicide, or you know someone who has withdrawn and seems to be in a dark place, read this.
The Fascinating Autism Mind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mind mind is unique not different. I have Autism. My brain thinks in a different way than most. That makes me unique and interesting. Too often people with autism are ostracized for being what people refer to as different. There are many things that I can do because of having Autism that I couldn't do without it. I have the ability to sit and focus on one thing for hours upon hours.
Autism: Friendship with Heather
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology
My mind has always been narrowly focused on one thing. As I grew older and became an adult interested in friendships with other people my mind was only able to focus on one person. No matter how hard I try to focus on more than one thing or person it is very challenging. My friend is a special interest to me. The outside world sees this as an obsession.
Voices Of An Illness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Voices of An Illness is an inside look into what it's like to live with Schizophrenia and Autism. Travis will share about the voices he hears. He will also discuss in detail his imaginary friends. Travis will show you what has helped him cope over with this illness and show you how you can help someone suffering from it. You will learn what it is like to hear voices and see things.
The Invisible Friend
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Invisible Friend is Travis' journey through many different mental health diagnosis. You'll meet Travis and his invisible friend Seth in this book that gives valuable insight into the mind of someone living with mental illness. Travis shares how Seth helped him through some difficult times but also got him into trouble. Come meet Travis and Seth in this short, sweet, and simple book.
Making Sense Of My Feelings As A Teen With Autism Going Through Puberty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior
In this book I express my feelings I had during my teenage years as a teen with autism. Watching other kids go through puberty and begin interacting with the opposite sex in different ways than I knew or understood was very frustrating. It is my goal that this book helps you prepare other children for the teenagers years and puberty. Interactive reading for parent and teen.
A User's Guide to Harm OCD
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD
This is the first book to specifically address the unwanted thoughts and images of doing violence to oneself and others that have come to be known as Harm OCD.