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The Chronicles of Ben - Adventures in Autism
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
The Chronicles of Ben collects the writings by psychologist and author David Royko about his son and the severe autism that has been at his family’s core ever since Ben’s diagnosis. This book presents, in chronological order, both published and previously unpublished Ben Stories, offering parents, professionals and anyone interested in life with severe autism an intimate view from the inside.
Yoga Facts : Answers to Some Important Questions about Yoga
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Series: Yoga and Meditation. Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
This short set of questions and answers clears some of the misconceptions about Yoga by drawing attention to original works on Yoga dating back to 200 B.C. Questions that often arise as a result of commercially motivated propaganda are answered in a matter of fact manner. At the same time, this book reassures a sincere Yoga practitioner, that the goal is not only achievable but worth the effort.
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!
You Bet Your Life: The Burdens of Gambling
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Gambling habits often become pathological, a growing epidemic problem with the escalation of gaming opportunities. This study, using dozens of case histories to support its arguments, demonstrates the varieties of the addictive behavior. It debunks commonly-accepted myths and makes recommendations for diagnosis and treatment.
Psychological Expression of Human Personality
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Series: Personality Development, Book 4 ยท 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.
As Birds Soar: One Family's Journey Living with ADHD, and Autism Spectrum
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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Diagnosis does not define who we are—or what we can become. The diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, a neurodevelopment condition impacting language, communication and social skills, too often defines limits instead of possibilities. This book offers one family’s journey, with inspiring stories that touch on the issues and concerns exceptional children and their families face.
Positive Thinking & The Meaning Of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 11,800. 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.
Flights in Dreams and falls in Reality
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,440. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
The author, George Shominov, was born in 1958, wrote a book based on his own long-term experience the practical Yoga of Sleep and Dreams, narrates about passing from simple dreams to Conscious Dreams, further improvement of Consciousness and eliminating dual perception of Life (esoteric, philosophy).
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: 71,180. 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