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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.
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
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.
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.
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."
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.
El sentido del humor: manual de instrucciones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: Spanish. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Basado en una sólida investigación científica y repleto de ejemplos hilarantes y ejercicios prácticos, este manual te permitirá desempolvar, desatascar y poner en funcionamiento tu sentido del humor oxidado, entender todos sus misterios y aplicarlo en la vida y el trabajo con la naturalidad del más sabio bufón.
Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,700. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
'Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind' offers the reader a simple, but powerful, way to understand the mind and all that's within it. Written in plain English, this book covers a full spectrum of psychological topics without using psychological "jargon."
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.
The Profe Files: Social Psychological Perspectives On Power, Pluralism, And Chicano Identity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Ethnopsychology
A dialogue between two persons, Henry, a college student and Profe, a social psychologist at the University of Colorado. Profe utilizes the experiences of the Chicano students and faculty at the University to demonstrate the impact that these experiences had on his own professional development. As a result of these experiences, Profe begins to explore the issues of power and pluralism.
The Human Needs
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Price: Free! Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
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
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
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?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: 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
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
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.
Scorpion in the Bed, The Narcissist in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
"Scorpion in the Bed, The Narcissist in Couples and Couples Therapy" Individual narcissism affects all aspects of couple's functioning. An assertive therapist role & strategy is required to deal w/ narcissistic behavior and attacks in the couple and couple therapy- the one best and perhaps, only opportunity for change. Understanding rationales for partners who couple w/ narcissists direct therapy.
Como Obtener la Plenitud en la Vida Cotidiana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,220. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Vivir es transformarse, crecer, desarrollarse, madurar. Quiere decir estar constantemente destruyendo formas antiguas para edificar otras nuevas. La vida implica ese proceso permanente de destrucción y nueva construcción. Y eso no sólo es una verdad biológica de nuestro organismo, de nuestra fisiología,...Este fabuloso libro nos guia para aplicar nuevas tecnicas para vivir a plenitud.
How Dangerous is this Person? Assessing Danger & Violence Potential Before Tragedy Strikes
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,540. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
"How Dangerous is this Person?" identifies cues for potential violence, including profiles from mental health along with frustration-based aggression, bullying, cultural influences, substance abuse, psychosis, and special considerations. Key criteria are explained to formulate therapy, treatment, and intervention, including helping laypersons decide when to seek legal and professional assistance.