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The Conundrums of Psychology
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Price: Free! Words: 33,960. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » History
The fundamental assumptions underlying the modern study of psychopathology examined.
Fear of the Abyss: Healing the Wounds of Shame & Perfectionism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Most self-help or personal growth books help people “cope” better with one specific problem that troubles them. This book offers healing for a wounded core by providing specific guidance to those with the central issues of perfectionism and shame, regardless of which issues or diagnoses are on the surface. It includes many examples and clinical vignettes drawn from the author's experience.
The Lumber Room: Mental Illness in the House of Medicine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
A lively, literate essay argues that, with progress in medicine, difficult, unruly mental illnesses vanish and re-emerge as quantifiable, often curable physical illnesses. Includes references to the DSM, epilepsy, lycanthropy, syphilis, cancer, the Capgras delusion, malaria, Alzheimer's disease, porphyria, multiple sclerosis, psychoanalysis, E.M. Forster, Samuel Johnson and Louis Pasteur.
Culture narcissique et politique
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: French. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Les neuf critères du narcissisme. Comment Narcisse fait-il de la politique ? Sommes-nous une société narcissique ? Le règne de « Super Narcisse » : « mensonge insolent », « perversité narcissique » et stérilisation du débat politique.
Where Did I Go Wrong? How Did I Miss The Signs? Dealing with Hostile Parenting and Parental Alienation
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 105,680. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
Where Did I Go Wrong? How Did I Miss The Signs? is a prevention and intervention resource tool for parents, courts, attorney's, counselors, agencies and anyone else who needs help with high conflict divorce and relationships.
Broken Family Bonds: Poems and Stories from Victims of Parental Alienation, 2nd Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Parental Alienation is a form of psychological abuse/domestic violence, where one adult deliberately destroys the relationship between the children and the other parent or grandparent. This book is dedicated to all the families who suffer from the abuse of Parental Alienation. The stories are real. The poems are real. The hurt and anger are real.
DSM-V Asperger's Syndrome Does Not Exist Anymore
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
In 2013 the DSM-V was released. This time Asperger's Syndrome has been excluded form the DSM-V all together and is now lumped under the term Autism Spectrum Disorders. Asperger's Syndrome will no longer be a medical diagnosis. A disorder that was first introduced in the DSM-IV has now been excluded entirely from the DSM-V. For many adults living with Asperger's this has been hard to swallow.
Connecting the Dots: My Midlife Journey with Adult AD/HD
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Most of us have heard of ADHD, so why is it so common for women not to be diagnosed until they are in midlife? Novelist Gabriella West is refreshingly candid about her journey towards a diagnosis of ADHD, which started a few years ago when she encouraged her partner to get a diagnosis. She uncovers a family history of the disorder, looking back at her own mother's life in Ireland in the 1970s.