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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 » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This is a comprehensive model for your human condition, from Psychological and Biological perspectives. Gain control of your life by apprehending your needs and addictions, your reasoning and preconceptions. Learn how your mind and body influence your life. See how Society controls you, directly and subliminally. Avoid harmful traps: drugs, obesity, ignorance, 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.
It's Your Funeral: The Codependency Model
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,600. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
WINNER OF THE 2013 NATIONAL INDIE EXCELLENCE BOOK AWARDS! Are you lost living in two worlds that are contrastingly different? Do you have a false inner and outer image? What is codependency? The author addresses these types of questions in It’s Your Funeral: The Codependency Model.
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.
Mental and Emotional Karate
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
No one can hurt our feelings. That's semantic and scientific nonsense. The truth is that it's what we choose to think about others and what they say or do that really determines how we feel, be it hurt or anything else. I will teach you how to use the power of choice to earn the equivalent of a black belt in Mental and Emotional Karate and stop being a victim of others comments or actions.
The Mental and Emotional Tool Kit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
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At times, we all have more emotion than we'd like to have. It often causes us to make mistakes with other people. For some, it gives purpose to unhealthy, self-defeating behavior that they struggle to stop engaging in. Generating emotion is part of being human, but it's not some inevitable product of what happens to us. We can learn to generate less emotion. This book will show you how to.
Losing My Mind (Dark Secrets of a Wounded Healer)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Sakura Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
Losing My Mind deals with Dr. David Mirich, Psychologist, and the terrible mistake he did in his past which he learns to deal with the rest of his life.