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The Cake is a Lie
Price: Free! Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(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).
Stress Fracture: A Memoir of Psychosis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This psychology memoir is about the things that break us and how we heal. A wife and mother is swallowed by psychosis, where she meets Jesus, dances with Ellen DeGeneres, and narrowly escapes eternity in the underworld. Recovery included psychiatric treatment and spiritual contemplation. Left scarred and damaged, health returns with grace and peace earned through acceptance of bipolar disorder.
Miss Lynn: My Delusional Mother (A True Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,680. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Miss Lynn, my mother, was narcissistically delusional preferring to reside in a world according to her perception oftentimes contrary to the world as it actually was. She lived her 85 year chaotic life battling through a personally contrived crisis after crisis. There was always a phantom someone (or something) out to get her.
Together We Heal: A Real-Life Portrait of Recovery in Group Therapy for Adult Children of Alcoholics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Together We Heal brings you into the private world of group therapy, where eight people reveal their deepest secrets, fears, hopes--and successes. In this heartwarming, entertaining book, therapist Szifra Birke and group-member-turned author Kathy Mayer bring us inside 16 meetings for adult children of alcoholics. By sharing with one another, group members are forever changed, as are the readers.
Teenagers and Parents: 10 Steps for a Better Relationship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Summit Crossroads Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
This sensible, practical and readable guide for parents of teenagers offers friendly, usable advice on every page. The 10 steps discuss and illustrate with dialogues and examples how to talk—and listen—to your teen, build social and school skills, respond to the games teens play, use alternatives to punishment, look for danger signs of drug and alcohol abuse, and protect your rights as a parent.
The Suitors of Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Few writers know more about pitching, and no pitcher knows more about writing, than Pat Jordan. Included are eight classic essays about pitchers and pitching. Featuring subjects ranging from Tom Seaver to Johnny Sain to Bo Belinsky to Steve Dalkowski, Jordan's portraits hauntingly show us that wins and losses have more to do with a pitcher's heart and mind than do his velocity and location.
Mirror Mirror… Reflections of Self-Esteem in Relationships and Therapy
Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,940. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
Poor communication directly harms self-esteem & relationships as individuals poorly mirror each other. 6 stages of relationship devolution, communication styles, & the development of & 4 principles of self-esteem lead to the Four Honorings of Communication, the Working It Out Plan, & a 8-step foundation plus the 7-step formula of self-esteem and the 90-Second-A-Day Self-Esteem Prescription Plan.
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Price: Free! Words: 98,310. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
[psi] is a book you'll hardly be able to compare to anything else you've read before because I actually didn't even write it-it wrote me. Everything was dictated by a mind we knew nearly nothing about up to now. In order for us to believe this, the book reveals seven unusual proofs. Even before the book was first presented to the public, these proofs stirred up intellectual circles because [psi] p
Perspectivae - Det nakna begäret
Price: Free! Words: 130,090. Language: Swedish. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
"Perspectivae - The Naked Desire" describes essential psychological perspectives for a better individual self-control and a healthier everyday life experience.
From Stardust To Soul - The Evolution Of Values
Price: Free! Words: 120,450. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Follows a single thread leading from Big Bang and the origin of all matter, through 4 billion years of evolution to the thing we call soul. Written in order we might better understand what makes us, and the world around us tick, it explains not only why we do what we do but where we are going; in turns: thought provoking, enlightening, amusing and alarming.
Taking Control of Your Life: How to Dramatically Increase your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
You set the price! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
If you don't know, understand, accept and learn from your feelings & emotions, you don't really have control over your own life! Emotional Intelligence is the study of YOU -- how you work, how to motivate, love and enjoy yourself, and how to use that knowledge to live the happiest, most successful life you can. Here's how EQ works, in simple, easy-to-understand, terms that can change your life!
HOW I OVERCAME MY TRAUMA & PTSD | Self-help guide & workbook | Mindfulness Based Trauma Treatment
Price: Free! Words: 53,940. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
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
Apprendere L'Intelligenza
Price: Free! Words: 71,180. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology
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
Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
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.
Nevrotico: A Personal Chronicle of OCD, Anxiety and Neurosis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
“The book gives readers a front row seat to watch the turmoil of the author’s life and mind. that itself is a triumph of honesty, openness, and self-awareness. The author’s voice is very relatable to readers who also struggle with OCD and anxiety.” Judge, Writer's Digest Self-Published e-book Awards.
Sorry is not Enough, Infidelity and Betrayal in Couples and Couple Therapy
Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
Apology for infidelity is not enough for recovery. Gender & culture, characterological issues, forgiveness vs. acceptance, the context of infidelity, immediate considerations: boundaries, decision-making, scrutiny, transparency, flashbacks, trauma, & assessment of commitment along w/ attachment losses, social modeling, & family-of-origin dynamics reveal both the logic of infidelity & of recovery.
The Human Needs
Series: The One, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Regain control of your life by apprehending your needs and addictions, your reasoning and stereotypes, your drives and inhibitors. Learn how your subconscious drives you through life without knowing it. See how Society controls you directly and subliminally. Avoid harmful traps: sickness, loss, ignorance, drugs, obesity, and cruelty.
Conflict, Control, and Out of Control in Couples and Couple Therapy
Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
The book guides how to promote appropriate assertiveness & aggression along a continuum w/o crossing to abuse; assessment for, management, & therapy when emotional reactivity becomes emotional abuse; & when verbal abuse predicts physical abuse. Therapist choice to engage or not deal w/domestic violence in therapy become functionally problematic when domestic violence is revealed unexpectedly.
Who's Talking?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Schizophrenic patients who hear voices describe them as being alien & external, & many adopt a paranormal explanation. Psychiatrists assert that a primary need is to establish their identity but commonly dismiss this explanation without applying tests. Dr. Hartley asks whether spirits may account for the voices by considering psychiatric research findings in the light of what is understood.
Ouch! Where'd that come from?! The Borderline in Couples and Couple Therapy
Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
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.