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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
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.
Miracles by Intelligence
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Is it possible to create miracles in your business, lovely relationship, attract finance to your projects and other areas of your life? Yes! You have power to do that, when you know how. You can do it using General Systems Theory Model, simultaneously enriching your intelligence and attracting miracles. Is it good to you?
How We Change Volume II - The Process of Change
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Series: How We Change, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,900. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
How We Change Volume II describes how individuals change in the course of relationship-oriented psychotherapy. The model it presents draws upon principles of human development and combines psychodynamic and humanistic perspectives on change.
How We Change Volume 1 - Theories of Change
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Series: How We Change, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,980. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
How We Change Volume 1 provides a comprehensive overview of the major theories of psychological change. It discusses the childhood formation of identity, explores the range of experiences in adult development that have the potential to bring about significant changes in an individual’s life, and presents a variety of therapeutic models that attempt to explain the process of psychological change.
Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind - Companion Book
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,510. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The mind is a jungle. And, like any jungle, this one requires a field guide for survival. Paired with the original 'Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind,' this companion book offers the reader a hard-hitting course in "mental survival."
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.
Congratulations Your Child Has Autism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Congratulations, your child has Autism. If you are like me you are probably a little scared yet somewhat relieved to know that your child is on the spectrum. Finally you have an answer. Congratulations. This is a book full of terms and information about autism. I put together this book to introduce you to autism and give you a preview of what my books are all about.
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.
My Life With Autism: Two Book Combo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Life with Autism is my journey through living life with Autism. At the age of 28 I've just learned that I also have Schizophrenia. Living with both of these interesting syndromes has made me a stronger person. In this book you will get two books combined into one. This book serves as a guide book for teaching social skills to children, teens, and young adults on the autism spectrum.
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.
Autism: Social Thinking and Friendship
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
"Context is King" is a quote by Dr. Peter Gerhardt a Behavior Analyst in the field of Autism. Understanding context is critical for social success. I spent several years trying to master certain social skills. I read books on the subject and even studied with people. You'll learn how Travis learned about social thinking strategies that helped him make friends. It's deeper than a social skill.