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RESILIENCE - TIMELESS STORIES OF A FAMILY THERAPIST
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,310. Language: Australian English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Moshe Lang presents us with a book of nuance and flavour. Resilience is a collection of brief sketches and vignettes, each serving as a vehicle for pithy observations and cogent insights.
I am a Human Being: I Will Not Let Autism Define Me with Advanced Autism Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
This advanced book talks about dating, relationships, love, and acceptance. There is a section on social thinking which is an advanced social skill I have been learning to help me cope with Autism. Learning this social thinking skill has helped me grow as a person and learn to love myself even more. Enclosed in this book is an intermediate autism guide book to help teachers, and professionals.
Finding Me & You - an exploration of consciousness
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You set the price! Words: 59,940. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / lifespan development
Robert Johnston PhD believes that if the mind were properly understood, spiritual and material self-sufficiency could be accomplished in early adulthood. In Finding Me and You, he autobiographically introduces his understanding – modern, unique and timeless – of the mind and response to its requirements.
Suicide Prevention Guide (Suicide Will Always Hurt Other People)
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Life is hard, there's no doubt about it. Some people get lucky and get all the breaks but most of us have to work hard and come up against difficult problems at every turn. I could say just grin and bear it because all life is better than the alternative, nothingness aka death, however, I can't make value judgments. The Bible says suicide is wrong yet most of us have toyed with the thought.
Father Figure: My Mission to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,480. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Mountain Springs House mspringspub@gmail.com. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
This book is focused on prevention of child sexual abuse. It elaborates on the possibility of preventing abuse by avoiding a potentially abusive setup. The book discusses the numerous challenges faced in trying to work effectively with the various “systems”. However, it also demonstrates that even an ordinary citizen can do something effective to prevent child sexual abuse.
The Cake is a Lie
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Price: Free! Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: 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).
The Phase. A Practical Guidebook for Lucid dreaming and Out-of-Body Travel
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Price: Free! Words: 140,850. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Self-Hypnosis
(1.00 from 1 review)
This book is the result of our study of the phase phenomenon (lucid dreaming + out-of-body experience). It’s about how to achieve it, how to control it, and how to use it in everyday life. All facts presented in this book have been proven by vast numbers of practitioners and years of research around the world. And there’s no theorizing, but only hard facts and methods.
Tests de Psicobiología
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Price: $4.65 USD. Words: 92,600. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
Tests de Psicobiología adaptados a las nuevas asignaturas de grado, que serán de gran utilidad tanto para el estudio de dicha asignatura como para comprobar el nivel de conocimientos sobre la misma. Una extensa obra que abarca aspectos generales y específicos de la asignatura de Psicobiología.
Losing Dad, Paranoid Schizophrenia: A Family's Search for Hope
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Losing Dad, Paranoid Schizophrenia: A Family's Search for Hope is the compelling true story of a family’s struggle with the sudden onset of their father’s severe mental illness and subsequent homelessness. The perspectives of his three children, his spouse, and his own distorted reality combine to offer readers a glimpse of a world that will feel hauntingly familiar or dramatically eye-opening.
Extrasense
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Locked in a coma, only one person could answer his desperate cries for help
In His Image...Discovering Your God Given Personality Characteristics
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Series: In His Image...Discovering Your God Given Personality Characteristics., Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
In His Image presents people with insight about their personality characteristics. The Myers Briggs has 16 type codes but no two people with the same four letters will be the same. Contrary to feeling categorized or boxed in by the definitions, you will expand your perception of your capabilities. The book is also loaded with Biblical principles for relating to others in a healthy way.
Miss Lynn: My Delusional Mother (A True Story)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,680. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
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.
Psychology Subdisciplines A Majority View
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
There may be some debate within the field of psychology and beyond of exactly what a subdiscipline is. Is it a genre, a division, or something completely independent of its own? This is a good question pertaining to both the educational and vocational aspects of the field.
Dealing With Sexual Abuse: A Young Person's Insights
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Price: Free! Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Hannah has bravely shared her teenager diaries to provide rare insights into the experience of sexual abuse. She then writes of her ordeal in the criminal justice system, and the ongoing impacts of the abuse on her life, now aged 25. To conclude, she provides advice for abuse survivors and their supporters, and ideas for preventing abuse.
Intrusive Memory
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Price: Free! Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
What happens to a horrifically abused child who winds up in a mental hospital, living life on the wrong side of the law, and who subsequently finds himself violently institutionalized? In my case, he overcomes the odds to graduate at the top of his class in medical school! This is the story of my life journey and I'd like to share it with you. Dr. Leonardo Antony Noto Physician and Author
Together We Heal: A Real-Life Portrait of Recovery in Group Therapy for Adult Children of Alcoholics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Summit Crossroads Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
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 Mind Shaman II
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Price: Free! Words: 53,440. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance
This is a book about Luca Bosurgi's work and the Bosurgi Syndrome, the adult codependency. In this compelling novel Liam is trying to find meaning in his life - he feels caught in an endless cycle where depression and alcohol are holding him back and creating despair. As Liam discovers how to overcome his condition he claims sovereignty over his life ending the cycle of depression and addiction.
The Mind Shaman I
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Price: Free! Words: 85,150. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
This is a book about Luca Bosurgi's work and the Bosurgi Syndrome, the adult codependency. In this compelling novel Liam is trying to find meaning in his life - he feels caught in an endless cycle where depression and alcohol are holding him back and creating despair. As Liam discovers how to overcome his condition he claims sovereignty over his life ending the cycle of depression and addiction.
The Suitors of Spring
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
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.