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Chiron, Pholus and Nessus: To the Edge and Beyond
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Price: $22.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / transpersonal
This unique book offers the first comprehensive exploration of the Minor Planets now classified as 'Centaurs'. It was first published in 1996 (in 'Saturn, Chiron and the Centaurs'), and is still unsurpassed. This stand-alone version includes extra material on the naming of Nessus, and all technical information has been updated. If you resonate with Chiron, this material is sure to interest you.
Travel Tales of Michael Brein: My Best 100
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,330. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The best 100 personal travel tales of travel-adventurer, Dr Michael Brein, the world's first and only travel psychologist. Through harrowing close calls and hilarious mis-adventures in some of the world's most exotic cultures, Michael Brein examines the in-depth psychological netherworld behind travel. No one has written a travel book heretofore about the psychology of travel quite like this one.
Trance-Formed. Changing Your Life With Hypnosis
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism
This is a simple and no nonsense guide to what hypnosis is and what it isn't. Included are some practical exercises including how to use self hypnosis techniques. Written by a qualified and practicing hypnotherapist it serves as a summary of some of the latest thinking in the psychology and science of hypnosis.
Handbook for Mentally Equipping Substance Abuse and Addiction Counselors
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 75,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
aprimerofmajortopicssheddinglightonthefieldofprofessionalsubstanceabuseandaddictioncounselingwithemphasisuponmentallyequippingthecounselor.
Mental Health Workers in a Psychiatric Hospital
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
This is Volume Four in the series “True Stories of Life in a Psychiatric Hospital. In this volume I discuss the mental health workers employed at my mental health hospital. If a psychiatric hospital was a battlefield—and in many ways it is—these individuals would be the front line soldiers.
Behaviorism at 100: An American History
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / behaviorism
This article marks the centenary of the founding of the approach to the study of human and other behavior known as behaviorism, often considered to have occurred in 1913. The story of behaviorism is largely, although by no means entirely, the story of Burrhus Frederick Skinner (1904-1990), who is presented as being among the intellectual giants of the twentieth century.
Dear Daddy, Where are you?
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
The ‘Dear Daddy’ Anthology Project was conceived when the author’s father passed away in 2006. Even though her father lived in the home, she realized that she never knew him like other’s knew him. Knowing that it is too late to develop a father-daughter relationship, she pens her letter recalling events and circumstances that has shaped her life with a father she knew, but didn’t know. Selah!
Cultivating Your Everyday Mindfulness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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In recent years the age-old concept of mindfulness has received a lot of attention. With such attention comes a flood of overwhelming information and advice. Making the concept practical and acccessible to all, the author has written a clear, concise, jargon-free guide to adapting mindfulness into daily life. An invitation to explore mindfulness in a way that's enjoyable and pressure-free.
Is My Child Autistic or Delayed?
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by James Grinnell. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / autism spectrum disorders
Is My Child Autistic or Delayed? is a book written for parents and professionals to explore autism concerns and developmental delays in children. The book is written by Susan Louise Peterson, a school psychologist who has conducted over 1000 assessments on young children with possible developmental delays and autism concerns.
The Psychology of Cricket: Developing Mental Toughness [Cricket Academy Series]
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Series: Peak Performance, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
The mental side of cricket is what separates the best players from the rest. The Psychology of Cricket teaches individuals to develop mental toughness by using mental skills which can be used in both practice and match situations. The book also provides expert advice on understanding the important ingredients of successful teams and leaders.
A Way Out: A Men's Guide to Leaving Unhealthy Relationships
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
Stuck in a relationship that's making you crazy? Feeling too guilty to leave? This short book gives men a step-by-step to reclaiming their freedom. If you've been planning to breakup but just can't seem to do it, this book was written for you.
Train Your Will
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Series: Mental Revolution. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Erik Oestenkjaer is one of the world's leading sport psychologists and mental coaches, and in this book, he draws from his more than 35 years of experience with optimization and development of the will and willpower. TRAIN YOUR WILL is aimed not only at top athletes and sportsmen, but for all, who want to develop themselves and even surpass themselves.
Grafte op die berg
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 25,530. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 7, 2013 by Primedia eLaunch. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
"Grafte Op Die Berg" is 'n alternatiewe Afrikaanse digbundel. Die bundel bestaan uit 177 gedigte en tien kleur illustraties. Dit het die skrywer meer as 10 jaar geneem om te voltooi. Die emosies wat reflekteer in die gedigte is gebore uit werklikke ervarings. Die feit dat die bundel voltooi is was op sy eie 'n wonderwerk.
The Psychology of Forgiveness
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Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Forgiving is one of the most healing things you can do for yourself. If you're reading this and in the back of your mind there is that little twinge that says, "I should too," then this ebook is for you.
Psychology Studies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
A small sample of psychology papers to help introduce people to the science of the mind.
A Bipolar Success Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Joseph is currently a 23-year Caucasian male who lives with his mother and father in a nice suburban neighborhood in the United States. I met Joseph five years ago when he was admitted to the locked inpatient unit at the psychiatric hospital where I worked. He was experiencing his first psychotic break from bipolar disorder.
Questions Worth Asking: List of Innocent Questions for Pissing off the Politically Correct
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Many questions are politically incorrect. Some have pretty obvious answers. However, people give the benefit of doubt to the opposite opinion even though it’s obviously true. For example. If I ask, “By how many years cigarette will shorten your life,” most will just answer it. Then they will give statistics, etc.
Minha Filha e a Anorexia - Uma História SendoEscrita
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Alice era uma menina feliz, de doze anos. De repente, algumas brincadeiras de amigos chamando-a de gorda, faz com que comece uma dieta e exercícios físicos. Porém isso tudo vira obsessão e um terrível transtorno psicológico. A anorexia surge fazendo com que perca muitos quilos em muito pouco tempo. O pior de tudo isso é que ã família não entende, inicialmente, que se trata de anorexia.
Depression Risk Factors: Beat It Before It Starts, Fight It Once It Does
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
In this book, you are going to learn: 1. The physiological causes of depression. 2. The problems and pitfalls of medications used. 3. How to improve the health of your brain with lifestyle. 4. Supplementation for your brain. 5. Other conditions related to depression. Happy reading!
Suicide Poems: A Widow's Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
When you lose someone you love to suicide, nothing makes sense. After I lost my husband in 2006, I searched for answers, for reasons, for meaning and found nothing but a dark empty room out of which I had to find my own way. During that time I looked for simple truths in poetry - some dark, some angry, some hopeful, some desperate - all very real.