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Facilitating Therapy Groups
By Buddy Wagner
Series: Therapy Books, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / Group
This book is an introductory text in being an effective group leader. It is designed primarily for students in graduate counseling programs and therapists who are new to facilitating therapy groups. It covers the various subjects that are important for the therapist to learn the basics of group counseling. It is clear and concise. It is not designed to be comprehensive.
An Executive Summary of Steven Pinker's 'The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Michael Gazzaniga's 'Who's in Charge?: Free Will and the Science of the Brain'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Rachel Herz's 'That's Disgusting: Unraveling the Mysteries of Repulsion'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Charles Duhigg's 'The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Jonathan Haidt's 'The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Susan Cain's 'Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Dan Ariely's 'The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone--Especially Ourselves'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Larry Young and Brian Alexander's 'The Chemistry Between Us: Love, Sex, and the Science of Attraction'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Daniel Kahneman's 'Thinking, Fast and Slow'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Maria Konnikova's 'Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
A full executive summary of 'Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes' by Maria Konnikova. This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
First Aid Tips for Depression: Overcoming Depression In 4 Simple Steps
By Michael Rayel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
Depression is a disabling medical illness with serious complications. Dr. Rayel has reintroduced the CARE approach as first aid for depression. Simple and practical, this four-step process describes how to recognize depression and what you can do about it. This book should give you the courage to face depression head on, the confidence to deal with it, and the necessary strategies to overcome it.
An Executive Summary of Malcolm Gladwell's 'David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Uri Gneezy and John A. List's 'The Why Axis: Hidden Motives and the Undiscovered Economics of Everyday Life'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Dan Hurley's 'Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
The Day the World Went Black A Spiritual Journey Through Depression
By Eleanor Stoneham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Intensely personal account, courageously told, of a spiritual journey through crippling, sometimes life threatening, depression and dissociation
How to Think about Human Sensing; From Five to 12 Senses
By Bruce Dickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general
Human beings are more difficult to understand if you stop at only five senses. Puppies have five senses and we are more than puppies. Rudolf Steiner's 12 senses, when regrouped with kinesthetic-feeling senses first, goes far to distinguish humans from animals.
The Art of Misdirection
By david lopes
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
The book that takes you behind the scenes of magic
Sad Mad Bad Children
By Nicolas Prat
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology
Randomly selected collection of excerpts of my hundreds of psychological evaluations of children and adolescents admitted to long-term residential treatment. As many short-stories about unrequited love and as many pixels of a larger image of parenthood, childhood and society. The first few pages are a somewhat theoretical and historical description of the context. Evaluations follow.
Direct Voice Hearing Sample Book
By Miyoko Goto
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology
What is V2K? Read this book to learn what the V2K speakers are saying. It's nothing but the cop talk.