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Managing Schizophrenia - A Personal Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(4.00 from 1 review)
Deals with my personal journey with the illness and what I have learnt from a personal perspective to be effective practical and philosophical strategies in dealing with the illness. It can give others suffering from the disease and well as people who have been around them with some insight into the illness.
Fumbling in the Darkness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
A collection of free writing after first identifying and experiencing the mood swings of Bipolar Disorder and questioning how the Author could best move forward with his life.
Erik H. Erikson and Intimacy vs. Isolation (Psychosocial Stages of Development)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Critical Mass Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adulthood & aging
Intimacy vs. Isolation is the stage of the young adult according to Erikson’s “Eight Ages of Man.” During this stage, we are eager to fuse our identities with others. Those unsure of their identities may avoid this fusion. If everything goes well, he or she will reach “true intimacy.” If something hinders this progress that person may isolate him- or herself from closeness with others.
DOPE Bird Personality Type Test: Applying Personality Theories in a Fun, Memorable, and Quick Assessment
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Assessment, testing & measurement
The DOPE Bird Personality Test will help you peek inside & see what matters most. This personal development tool will help you understand friends, family, & partners better, boost your career development, give you body language hints, gain confidence through emotional control, & have fun with the memorable bird types. Knowledge is power – power is self-control. Growth comes with self-control.
Workplace Bullying Survival
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: Australian English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » General law
What you should know if you want justice and compensation for workplace bullying. The information in this book is to give you empowerment to go forward and get justice and compensation for your workplace injuries.
Mammon III: Thriving in the Age of Austerity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,030. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
At its core Mammon essentially is a critique of The Secret. That is despite its much broader context. Why then read a book about what many, including Deepak Chopra, refer to as ridiculous? And so many years after it was first published? The primary reason is that Mammon expounds a philosophy for thriving in a climate of adversity. This is particularly relevant given the global economic crisis.
Mammon II: Belief Orientations behind the Great Recession
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
Mammon is primarily a critique of prosperity theology. In particular it focuses on “The Secret” and how its proliferation is indicative of an underlying culture of greed which had in large part been responsible for the 2008 economic collapse.
On the Edge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
Book of poetry written during therapy for Post Traumatic Depression, following the murder of the author's mother and stepfather by the author's father.
10 Soluciones simples para el deficit de atencion en adultos. Como superar la distraccion cronica y alcanzar tus objetivos
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD
Aqui se explican sencillas y practicas estrategias que ayudan a superar el déficit de atención en los adultos. Cada capítulo responde a verdaderas preocupaciones del paciente e incluye ejercicios que traerán beneficios tanto inmediatos como permanentes: mayor concentración, memoria más aguda, relaciones más enriquecedoras y aumento de la autoconfianza.
Runaway Mind: My Race with Bipolar, New Edition with Maggie's Tips for Coping with Bipolar
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,800. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Transmedia Books. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Runaway Mind, My Race with Bipolar, chronicles author, Maggie Reese's journey with bipolar disorder. In her memoir, Maggie reveals her battle with the illness, which came to light during her teen years as an Olympic hopeful competitive runner and almost claimed her life. She shares her harrowing struggle with being bipolar through her own words and her friends and family.
Collection of Job Interview Questions and the Answers
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Price: Free! Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Legal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Job interviews are always stressful - even for job seekers who have gone on countless interviews. The best way to reduce the stress is to be prepared. Take the time to review the common interview questions you will most likely be asked. Also review sample answers to the typical interview questions.
Freedom of Mind: Helping Loved Ones Leave Controlling People, Cults, and Beliefs
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
In the post 911 world, people are more susceptible than ever to charismatic figures who offer simple, black v. white, us v. them, good v. evil, formulaic solutions. Steven Hassan’s new book Freedom of Mind provides the knowledge and awareness needed to help yourself and loved ones avoid or escape from such dangerous people and situations.
Social and Environmental Influences on Behavior
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
When we think of behavior what word first comes to mind. That’s right psychology, the study of behavior. Two such means in which behavior can occur is through social and environmental influences. These influences are not concrete, so too is behavior unpredictable. The unpredictability of behavior in itself may be enough reason to investigate the social and environmental influences on behavior.
Cult in America How to Combat Its Influence
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
“Cult in America How to Combat Its Influence” provides a detailed description of some of America’s most powerful cults speaking of their means of recruitment to in many cases their violent and self-destructive downfall. This book speaks about some of the methods of combatting cult influence which as it turns may have saved lives.
Changing the Self-Sabotaging Impulse
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Price: $1.52 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Did you know there are at least 8 ways that even normal people sabotage our best intentions? This article gives a brief explanation for why we do this, and shows how self-sabotage involves hidden beliefs and the seduction of fast payoffs that keep us from getting what we really want. A holistic process for shifting self-sabotage into sustainable change is provided.
Nobody, really, Likes You. A guide to insouciance.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
From the creator of The O Line Mysteries-a self-help guide for the rejected characters of reality television. Nobody, really, Likes You gives away the tools and empowering techniques for dynamic change in their interior odyssey to personal transformation that will reach a range of potential for success using fictional cues! Or at least teaches them to use these superfluous words effectively.
Sense of Guilt & Crime
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology
It is interesting to examine the main theories that revolve around the figure of guilt of the offender, taking into consideration that the act has the same characteristics as the instance of the ego and those inner drives and more regulations, which cannot be considered as a "implementation", but a proper mode of "doing".
Anxiety Syndrome
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Anxiety, whose Latin etymology invokes concepts such as the choking feeling is marked by various unpleasant sensations mainly including fear, fear, apprehension, worry, the feeling that things can get out of hand, the need to find an immediate solution and, in case of prolonged exposure, frustration and despair.
Creativity Genius & Mental Disorders
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
The stereotype of the eccentric or mad scientist has often played a protective role in the collective imagination, as opposed to fear and suspicion that the diversity of others, even that which is expressed in excellence, anchored to the rise in most traditions. In this sense, the idea of an association between genius and madness has been repeatedly advanced in the history.
Genialità Creativa e Disturbi Mentali
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: Italian. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Lo stereotipo dell’artista eccentrico o dello scienziato pazzo ha spesso svolto un ruolo di protezione, nell’immaginario collettivo, di contro ai timori ed al sospetto che la diversità eccellente, suscita nella maggior parte delle persone. In questo senso, l’idea di una associazione tra genio e follia è stata ripetutamente avanzata in diversi ambiti e sotto diverse prospettive.