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Being Alone
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 22 · Applied Psychology, Book 21. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
Being Alone can help you to transform the experience of being alone from a negative to a positive one. If you already enjoy solitude, it helps you to deepen the experience to be even more rewarding. If you are alone and not enjoying it, it shows you how to change your thinking so that you experience a rich inner life that is more than a substitute for the company of others.
Restoring the Flow – a Primer of Logosynthesis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Logosynthesis is an amazing new system of healing and guided change. It uses the manifesting power of words and phrases to resolve negative beliefs, to let go of fear and trauma, and to lift the burden of grief or physical pain. Can you imagine saying a simple sentence and feeling how fear, anger or shame being pulled out of your system? How the causes of pain and sorrow stop hurting?
Stoning Demons: Book 2: Symptoms and Progression of Complex PTSD
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Series: Stoning Demons, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
Complex PTSD takes a progressive pathology, with symptoms worsening over successive traumatic experiences or during periods of elevated stress. Complex PTSD has its foundation in childhood trauma, impacting our development and undermining our mental and physical health for a lifetime.
Bar Pool: Matters of Shrewd Gamesmanship
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cue sports
Bar Pool is a book about gamesmanship, and its goal is to survey the many comical situations and fascinating subtleties that arise from playing pool in dingy dive bars. It focuses on the psychological tactics that are so successful in achieving victory within that dark arena, while hinting at their broader applications to everyday life.
Therapy? What's Therapy!?
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,840. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Therapists must flex among various roles: judge, referee, facilitator, mirror, guide, educator, fixer, interventionist, parent, & cross-cultural guide. Therapy becomes the vehicle of hope. Inflexible stances take away self-determination. Client & therapist goals, liking or not liking clients, & recruitment must be reconciled. Relationship principles apply to individual, couple, & family therapy.
Sunshine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sunshine is a 6700-word Memoir by Matt Reynolds based on his experience of being involuntarily sent to a mental institution.
PTSD Silent Heartache
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
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The author of PTSD Silent Heartache suffers with this illness so can empathise with others who suffer in silence. Whilst in the Parachute Regiment initially he transferred to the MCTC Colchester gaining qualifications in stress related issues to help all Tri Service Personnel in detention. This short book will help sufferers,relatives and friends, to have a better understanding of this illness.
Stoning Demons: Book 4: Childhood Sexual Abuse and Complex PTSD
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Series: Stoning Demons, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
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Childhood sexual abuse (CSA) is one of the most heinous abuses a person can suffer. CSA is often experienced with other forms of abuse and neglect, creating an imprint of psychological conditioning, conflict and injury. Many who suffered abuse develop complex post-traumatic stress disorder.
Social Truths
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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Social Truths is about better understanding society to better understand ourselves. This book lays out a buffet of sociological nuggets about society, allowing you to take in deep concepts in bite-sized ways that are easily digestible and surprisingly delicious. Bon appetit!
Becoming Self-Actualized
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 23 · Applied Psychology, Book 22 · Leadership, Book 16 · Travel, Book 10 · Creativity, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
Reaching our fullest human potential is our destiny and by necessity must be our mission in life. Understanding this and making self-actualization your mission in life is the secret of true happiness. This short eBook uses Maslow’s work to paint a portrait of the self-actualizing person. Let it guide you on your own unique journey.
No One Upsets You, You Upset Yourself. It's Your Choice How You Want to Feel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Most people live their lives based on a big lie, and don't realize it. That lie is that what other people say and do, and what happens makes them feel the way they do. Believing that lie causes people to feel worse than they need to, and to miss many opportunities to feel better. Learn the truth about how feelings come about, the choices you really have, and how to use those to feel better.
Hypnosis Scripts for the Novice
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Series: Alternative Healing Strategies, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism
While many people are curious about hypnosis and its practice, simple, standard inductions scripts seem to be well-guarded trade secrets. The scripts in this short ebook are the result of the author's self-study of induction methods used by some hypnotherapists. Recommended only for the purpose of completing a self-study in hypnosis, these scripts provide an idea of how hypnosis is carried out.
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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A summary and description of the clinical cases of the late psychiatrist and hypnotherapist, Milton H. Erickson, M.D., compiled by one of his former students, the psychotherapist Bill O'Hanlon.
The Pursuit of Happiness: The Art of Not Taking Offence & Going with the Flow
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 20 · Buddhism, Book 10 · Applied Psychology, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Happiness is an elusive quality for many in today’s world. But there is a powerful, little known secret in the pursuit of happiness. It takes a minute to learn and a lifetime to perfect. It is simply this; to not mind what happens and not react. It is the gentle art of not taking offence and learning to go with the flow. Settle in for the ride as the secret of strategic non-action is revealed.
The Basics of Therapeutic Hypnosis
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Series: Therapy Books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism
This book is designed for classes to teach hypnosis and for therapists who want to learn about hypnosis. It includes discussions of all the essential elements of therapeutic hypnosis, exercises to practice these skills and examples to illustrate. The final chapter of the book discusses the treatment of chronic pain and phobias/panic attacks.
Getting Laid
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by Henry Maddox. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
The book helps in identifying some mental blocks which we have making us unable to find a partner for sex and simple ways to overcome it.
Dear Oprah: Confessions of A Middle-Class White Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
They say confession is good for the soul and what safer person than Oprah Winfrey to reveal the usually unshared perspective of one white woman toward other races, predominantly African Americans. Dear Oprah: Confessions of a Middle Class White Girl risks the telling of other confessions too, including personal prejudices, and unorthodox modes of healing the body, soul and psyche.
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.
Stress and Anxiety - How to permanently reduce them in your life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
There are a lot of books about how to manage stress better. The strategies other books give do help lower stress. However, they are often what therapists call "band aids" that only give temporary relief, and only while you're doing them. There's a difference between temporarily feeling better, and getting better. Getting better means permanently reducing stress. This book shows you how.
Finding Happiness in a Society Full of Narcissism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
The book identifies the most common error made in today's society that causes people to be unhappy. Despite an unremittingly hedonistic pursuit of instant gratification, the deep and satisfying glow of real happiness still can’t be achieved. However, this book shows how small changes to an individual's behaviour can have massive positive effects that lead to true happiness.