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Step Back from the Exit: 45 reasons to say no to suicide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
When someone can't imagine one reason to say no to suicide, this book offers 45. Arising from the author's struggle with suicidal thoughts, these wide-ranging short essays acknowledge the depth of pain that brings people to consider suicide yet it asks the reader to wait. The format is easy to read; the text is intelligent, ironic, insightful and fitting to a short attention span.
Therapy Interruptus and Clinical Practice, Building Client Investment from First Contact through the First Session
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,840. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Therapy commences w/ first contact & proceeds thru intake & the first session. Practical & conceptual guidance focus specifically on the first phone contact & the first session, w/ comparable principles for marketing. 7 keys to create investment propose a framework & language to communicate rapport, expertise, wisdom, & credibility is "selling" therapy. Good therapy also equals good business.
From Stardust To Soul - The Evolution Of Values
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Price: Free! Words: 120,450. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: 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.
The Book of Change: Loving vs. Evolving Relationships
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Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
My goal for Volume 3 is to explore the world of modern human relationships to see what can be learned through a variety of examples. I believe we are capable of compassionate, loving relationships regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation or social class even though the human species is currently in a state of disrepair and indifference when it comes to how we treat one another.
Opening the Can of Worms, Complications in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
The therapist must anticipate opening a "can of worms," that can confuse & overwhelm . The therapist is guided to reduce the third partner in the couple- emotional reactivity as expressed in bipolar disorder, PTSD, developmental trauma disorder, sexual trauma, self-medication, & personality disorders. The Predator-Prey-Witness triangle, psychodynamic, attachment, & more direct strategy & therapy.
Taking Control of Your Life: How to Dramatically Increase your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
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You set the price! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
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!
Psychological Expression of Human Personality
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Series: Personality Development, Book 4 · Psychology, Book 4. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Success of a person in an endeavor doesn't depend on performance but on his overall personality expression, of which performance forms one component. Since, success remains the objective of each individual at each of his/her steps, what is desirable of a person is to keep on improving his/her personality expressions. Here is what are personality expressions and how these may improved upon.
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.
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.
Nevrotico: A Personal Chronicle of OCD, Anxiety and Neurosis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD
“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
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
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.
Healing Manic Depression and Depression
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
After going to an incompetent psychiatrist for months while suffering from a severe depression, the author had the enormous good luck to switch to the best psychiatrist in the county. This book tells her story and describes strategies used to heal neuroses and narcissism.
Parents vs Kids. Tips psychiatrist.(Russian Edition)/ Родители vs Дети. Советы психиатра.
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: Russian. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
В книге, на основе многочисленных бесед детского психиатра с родителями и детьми, показано, как взаимоотношения в семье и вне её могут повлиять на развитие той или иной психологической патологии у ребенка, причину которой не могут найти годами. Книга написана доступным, бытовым языком, без использования психологической терминологии.
The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars, Dependency and Histrionics in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Dependency & histrionics sabotages relationships through deference or flamboyance. The dependent turns others into the sun, the moon, & the stars- the center of the relationship, while the histrionic demands to be the sun, the moon, & the stars. Conceptual similarities, passive aggressive strategies & frailty, partner types, gender, sexuality, & cultural influences reveal strategies for therapy.