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Mine, Yours, and Ours, Addiction and Compulsivity in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Addiction & compulsivity often enter couple therapy. "Mine" or "yours" obscure addiction that is "ours." Addiction’s shadow sabotages "logical" therapy. The therapist can avoid stalemate arguing the "addict" label. Co-addiction is examined for mutual processes including attachment & family/cultural models. The therapist is the psycho-educator, witness, predictor, & planner for inevitable relapse.
Nietzsche: The God of Groundhog Day
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Is Groundhog Day the greatest philosophical movie of all time? Under the rom-com exterior, this seminal film touches on Nietzsche's eternal recurrence, Camus' Myth of Sisyphus, and the possibility of becoming a Superman and even God.
The Art of War in plain English - digital edition with active table of contents
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by E-Eye Digital Editions. Category: Essay » Business
This digital edition of Sun Tzu’s masterpiece ‘The Art of War’ has been considerably simplified from the original 1910 translation by Lionel Giles. The lengthy and often laborious footnotes have been done away with, and clarifications where appropriate have been included in Master Sun’s text, retaining its original charm and delightful use of language.
Opening the Can of Worms, Complications in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
The therapist must anticipate opening a "can of worms," that can confuse & overwhelm . The therapist is guided to reduce the third partner in the couple- emotional reactivity as expressed in bipolar disorder, PTSD, developmental trauma disorder, sexual trauma, self-medication, & personality disorders. The Predator-Prey-Witness triangle, psychodynamic, attachment, & more direct strategy & therapy.
Idiots are invincible: The fool-proof ‘Ro’ method to deal with stress, solve problems, and enjoy the process!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,460. Language: British English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The book helps readers from all walks of life who want the best information on dealing with stress and solving problems, to improve their life or the way they perceive it. It's filled with practical advice and examples presented with a large dose of humor. PS: Who are the idiots? The others, of course! Managers, colleagues, teachers, drivers, friends, spouses, mothers-in-law etc.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
this ADD book is different: -it is by a psychiatrist, about his own struggles with ADD and those of his patients and his friends. -it is personal, about real people coping with real problems. -it is about strategies, not about medications or the history, definition or diagnosis of ADD. -it is not academic. it is interesting and light reading, with lots of helpful information and ideas.
Successfully and Efficiently Developing, Completing, Presenting, And Even Enjoying a Doctoral Dissertation in Psychology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,520. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Reference
This e-book presents guidelines for originating, developing, designing, writing, refining, conducting, progressing with, presenting, surviving, modifying, completing, and even enjoying a doctoral dissertation and master’s thesis in psychology.
Mindfulness - Aufmerksamkeit für den gegenwärtigen Moment
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: German. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Mindfulness versucht die Aufmerksamkeit auf das Jetzt zu lenken. Der Leser wird mittels verschiedener Übungen herausgefordert, sich mit mindfulness (achtsamkeit) zu beschäftigen. Es ist die Kunst, mindfulness zur Lebenseinstellung zu machen. Ein Leben, in dem Aufmerksamkeit für den gegenwärtigen Moment eine zweite Naatur ist, ist ein Leben, das intensiver gelebt wird.
Therapy Interruptus and Clinical Practice, Building Client Investment from First Contact through the First Session
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,840. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Therapy commences w/ first contact & proceeds thru intake & the first session. Practical & conceptual guidance focus specifically on the first phone contact & the first session, w/ comparable principles for marketing. 7 keys to create investment propose a framework & language to communicate rapport, expertise, wisdom, & credibility is "selling" therapy. Good therapy also equals good business.
Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Dreams, part of the GET A GRIP series, offers a concise but richly-detailed guide to your dreams. Keep it handy on your bedside table for an informative aid to help you interpret your gifts from sleep!
Navigating Life: 8 Simple Strategies to Guide Your Way
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,110. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
You know you are here on this planet to have an impact, but there seem to be so many possibilities and opportunities (and responsibilities and obligations!) How can you be sure that you’re headed in the right direction? Fortunately, there are skills you can develop to learn which choices move you in the direction of your dreams, and which just keep you spinning. Navigating Life will show you how.
The Chronicles of Ben - Adventures in Autism
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
The Chronicles of Ben collects the writings by psychologist and author David Royko about his son and the severe autism that has been at his family’s core ever since Ben’s diagnosis. This book presents, in chronological order, both published and previously unpublished Ben Stories, offering parents, professionals and anyone interested in life with severe autism an intimate view from the inside.
Mad As Hell: Why Everything Is Getting Crazier
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
This is a short book about madness - the madness of the world. Every person, every city, every nation, every continent and the planet Earth itself is steadily going insane. What are the causes? Can anything be done? Can the process be arrested and even reversed? This book concentrates on the UK, but a host of other nations would have served just as well in this Mad World.
A Different Outlook On Bipolar Disorder [Ups And Downs To Buddha State]
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
If you are looking for a book about bipolar disorder or spiritual awakening, look no further, you’ve found it.
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.
Out of the Monkey Trap, Breaking Negative Cycles for Relationships and Therapy
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,120. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Akin to the monkey trap, therapists using strategic principles help individuals, couples, & families who keep themselves stuck. Therapists must target harmful negative patterns that require interruption. Included are basic plans & questions, treatment plans, guidance for intervention, humor, 5 elements in the personal process, & 6 indicators for 1st & 2nd order change of dysfunctional behaviors
Hypnotism for Beginners: Learn How to Influence and Hypnotize Someone Instantly and Effectively
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013 by William Michael. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism
Hypnotism is the process of influencing others without their knowledge through the eloquence of words. This is a skill that you will be able to learn and use for future purposes. Not only will this book provide you with the knowledge to use these skills, but it will also give in an in depth explanation on how you are able to influence others without their knowledge.
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
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.