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The Aspie Parent: Writings from the Blog
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders
Since 2010, author Liz Cademy has written The Aspie Parent blog, with tips for parents of kids with Aspergers Syndrome, parents who have Aspergers, and general essays about Aspergers. This ebook collects posts and comments from the first two years of the blog into one volume. Sections include: Defining Aspegrers Parenting Tips Tips for Adults Education Help for Teens Controversy Humor
Psicopatologia e Psicoterapia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: Italian. Published: September 29, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Secondo le recenti stime dell'Organizzazione Mondiale della Sanità pare che nel mondo ci siano 450 milioni di persone che soffrono di disturbi mentali, neurologici o del comportamento, e che la gran parte di questi disturbi non siano né diagnosticati né trattati. Non esiste, invero, una linea di confine assoluta fra salute e malattia mentale.
Il Labirinto Psicofarmaci
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: Italian. Published: September 29, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Quello degli psicofarmaci è un argomento complesso e molto controverso, dove regna molta confusione incrementata da miti e pregiudizi. Di recente ha preso piede una tendenza culturale a considerare l’uso degli psicofarmaci come il frutto di una speculazione farmaceutica.Si tratta di una linea di pensiero sulla quale occorre riflettere, ma che deve essere riportata nelle sue giuste proporzioni.
Il Disturbo Bipolare
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: Italian. Published: September 29, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
Il disturbo bipolare, più comunemente noto disturbo come maniaco depressivo, è un disturbo dell’umore che dà luogo a periodiche oscillazioni, più o meno repentine, nel senso della depressione o dell’euforia. Queste oscillazioni possono raggiungere livelli di criticità estrema in episodi a carattere acuto estremamente pericolosi.
Uscire dalla Depressione - In Breve Tempo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: Italian. Published: September 29, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
Il primo e più importante sintomo che evidenzia la presenza di uno stato depressivo è la mancanza di voglie. La persona depressa non ha più voglia di lavorare, non ha più voglia di prendersi cura di se stessa né delle proprie cose, non ha più voglia di fare attività fisica né sessuale. È come se si fosse spenta in lei ogni motivazione, ogni volontà di combattere e andare avanti.
Psychopathology and Psychotherapy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general
According to recent estimates by the World Health Organization in the world there are 450 million people who suffer from mental, neurological or behavioral, and that most of these disorders are neither diagnosed nor treated. There is no absolute dividing line between health and mental illness. There are four different mental conditions that a person may encounter in the course of life.
Bipolar Disorder
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder that gives rise to periodic oscillations, more or less sudden, in the sense of depression or euphoria. These oscillations can reach critical levels in extreme episodes in acute character extremely dangerous especially for the safety of patients (in depressions) or work or capital (in the crisis of euphoria).
Paranoia - Rampant Disease of Our Time
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
The paranoid "modern" is a suspicious person, lowest, convinced that all plot a locus against him, friends, relatives, close family members, interprets and processes simple acts of kindness as attacks on his person. Consequently, it is deeply and fundamentally hostile to everything around him.
Focalizing Source Energy: Going Within to Move Beyond
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
This book opens another perception on healing. For those willing to take the risk of exploring a new approach, the rewards are priceless. There’s new motivation offered in these pages for accessing the best parts of our selves. Focalizing facilitates a healing journey that liberates pristine Source Energy. It is a gentle, empowering process yet the benefits and new perceptions are vast.
Come ritrovare la voglia di studiare. Motivazione e metodo di studio
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Series: I Facili da Leggere. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: Italian. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education
Stai cercando la motivazione per studiare? Hai difficoltà di memoria? Fai fatica a concentrarti? Vuoi trovare il tuo metodo di studio efficace in poco tempo? Questo libro ti aiuterà a trasformare la vita: dalla distrazione alla concentrazione, dalla frenesia all'organizzazione del materiale di studio,dalle dimenticanze ad una memoria di ferro, dallo stress d'esame alla tranquillità.
The Mysterious Mind of Opal Whiteley: Four Unique Lives Compared
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Opal Whiteley (1897-1992) remains a mysterious figure. Her life began as a brilliant girl with a passion for nature living in logging camps in Oregon, and ended as a psychiatric patient in the Napsbury Hospital in England after decades of institutionalization. How did this happen? Can the riddle of multi-synaesthete Whiteley be solved by comparing her life with other famous and enigmatic people?
What If Worries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Health
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What If Worries is a guided therapy book designed to help children build skills to manage worry thoughts and anxiety disorders. It takes the child and parent/care provider or therapist through the symptoms of anxiety. It also provides explanations for some of the body symptoms that commonly occur. Finally it gives a therapy or treatment guide to managing anxiety disorder.
What Happens When I'm Gone
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Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
“What Happens When I’m Gone” is a powerful book that addresses those who are contemplating suicide in a straightforward manner. Written from the perspective of a father who lost his son to suicide, this book captures the thoughts and feelings of survivors of suicide who have had to deal with the aftermath of suicide.
The Cannabis Mindset
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / Jungian
Many wrongly assume cannabis only has recreational and medical use. What they do not realize is that cannabis allows you to boost your creativity, interact with your unconscious, and reevaluate the world around you. This book aims to put you squarely in a frame of mind where this is possible. Note: This book does not advocate the breaking of any laws. Use your own discretion.
Il Disturbo Borderline
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: Italian. Published: September 12, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
La caratteristica più saliente nel Disturbo Borderline è la estema variabilità dell'umore. Questa instabilità emotiva può anche essere chiamata labilità o reattività emotiva. Gli individui con BPD combattono con l'abbattimento, la rabbia, la furia, l'odio di sé, l'arroganza, l'ansia, l'incertezza, il vuoto, la dipendenza, la testardaggine e gli impulsi di auto-danneggiamento.
A Victim of Bullying
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Price: Free! Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
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At some point, everyone has either been bullied or seen bullying happen. As a society, we’ve ignored the problem because of its prevalence and acceptance as a part of growing up. However, what if suicides from bullying occurred as young as 8-years-old? Would society finally wake up? This is what almost happened to me, and this is the story of how I not only survived, but conquered bullying.
Narcissists Among Us
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Based on former FBI Sp. Agent Joe Navarro’s experience as a criminal profiler and behavior specialist, this short booklet/checklist, “Narcissists Among Us,” provides the average person with the tools necessary to spot and assess Narcissistic personalities. The short booklet offers practical guidance and a comprehensive checklist of over 100 typical behaviors and traits associated with Narcissists.
Il Disturbo Passivo - Aggressivo
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: Italian. Published: September 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Gli individui con Disturbo Passivo-Aggressivo si arrabbiano per un senso di presunta privazione; sentono di non avere abbastanza e che vengono privati di ciò di cui hanno bisogno. Credono inoltre di essere intrappolati dal loro stesso destino; per loro niente si risolve. Provano invidia e risentimento per la vita facile degli altri. Sono critici e cinici riguardo a ciò che gli altri realizzano.
Il Disturbo Evitante
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: Italian. Published: September 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Le caratteristiche essenziali del Disturbo Evitante di Personalità sono sentimenti di inadeguatezza e ipersensibilità al giudizio degli altri e al rifiuto, e una modalità diffusa di inibizione sociale. I soggetti con disturbo evitante hanno un forte dsiiderio di stabilire relazioni intime con gli altri a cui si contrappone una costante paura di essere criticati, disapprovati o rifiutati.
Il Disturbo Ossessivo - Compulsivo
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: Italian. Published: September 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Il carattere essenziale del Disturbo di Personalità Ossessivo-Compulsivo è una preoccupazione per l'ordine, il perfezionismo e il controllo a spese della flessibilità, dell'apertura e dell'efficienza. Gli individui affetti da OCPD sono scrupolosi e inflessibili per quanto riguarda la moralità, l'etica e i valori. Possono forzare se stessi e gli altri a seguire rigidi principi morali.