Books tagged: codependent

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The Purple Golf Cart: Stories of an Unconventional Grandma
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
The true story of a Florida woman who hid her lesbian identity for two decades. When she finally came out, she lost custody of her young children, thrusting her into activism. But it was her irreverent sense of humor that helped her to survive. It's a story of resilience and passion for social justice. Homelessness, depression, failed relationships gave way to forgiveness, success, and self love.
Why Don't They Just Quit? What families and friends need to know about addiction and recovery.
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This award-winning book covers critical topics: - Why a person does not have to hit rock-bottom - When helping is actually hurting - How to deal with a relapse - Why effective intervention doesn't have to be a surprise attack Achieve the peace of mind that comes from knowing what works, what doesn't and why. Why Don't They JUST QUIT? provides the answers you're looking for.
Let Her Go - The Story of My Daughter's Addiction and How I Found Serenity
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 42,620. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Donna Smith not only lost her young husband to a tragic death, she was powerless to help her only child, a beautiful daughter, who chose a lifestyle of drugs & prostitution and contracted diseases from it. Despite it all, Donna found serenity, & her story, though tragic, is full of hope, encouragement, and useful tools for anyone who wishes to find serenity amidst turmoil & uncertainty.
Odyssey of an Octopus Junkie: A Dysfunctional Love Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Ill-fated and quixotic love story of Phoenix, the tormented drug addict and talented artist, and Hannah, the pathologically co-dependent daughter of a Holocaust survivor, and their cross-country odyssey to liberate a giant octopus who may be psychically communicating with Hannah or may simply be her escapist delusion. Addiction is powerful. Will either be able to kick the habit?
Family Secrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
A deeply personal journey which chronicles a life path from growing up in a severely dysfunctional family to attaining emotional freedom and health through healing, forgiveness, and hard inner work. This writing can give hope to those from a similar background. It is poetry therapy at its best and may inspire others to heal their past by writing similar work.
A Guide to the Recovery Toolbox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,090. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
People in recovery often hear of the tools. What are they? When do I use them? How? This book is a reference guide to help answer these questions, with over 80 tools and a troubleshooting section. Written to be accessible not only to twelve-step programs (AA, NA, Alanon, CoDA, etc) but anyone who wants to learn, whether you're in recovery or not.
Eggstreme Measures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Co-dependency tangles with misconceptions in this tale about good intentions gone horribly wrong.
Self-Help Manual For Relatives of Substance Abusers 110 Exercises
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
This is a self-help manual for relatives of substance abusers. Its aim is to enable for the relatives to free their potential and focus on themselves and their needs to start a gradual process to a larger well-being through the support of this manual.
My Drinking Isn't A Problem
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
One of the saddest situations in counselling that I experienced was when a couple came in to my office with one of them saying he/she drinks too much. The other person would exclaim "My Drinking Isn't A Problem!". It usually became apparent that it was one of the problems the couple were struggling with in their relationship. An alcoholic's prime relationship is with the alcohol not a person.
Women Who Think Too Much
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Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency
In a unique approach to codependency, the author shares her practical tips for successfully becoming codependent. Dark humor fuels this fearsome narrative. After she draws you in, she smacks you with the reality meter, turning your preconceived notions of her 12-Slip program upside down.