Books tagged: mania

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Entangled in Darkness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This was supposed to be the time of her life. Annalyn Johanssen was done with high school, done with living at home with her overbearing family. Moved out and now roommates with her best friend of forever, Annalyn was starting university. A new beginning, she thought. But as much as she hoped to get away from the unhappiness of adolescence, she soon found herself spiraling into darkness.
Sixty Days to Sanity, A College Freshman's Struggle to Overcome Mental Illness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
In the fall of 1989, Pete Barnes was a wide-eyed teenager bound for college. Less than a month later, he was fighting his way out of a padded room. Millions of people face the stigma from mental illness. Sixty Days to Sanity attempts to fight misconceptions of bipolar disorder by bringing the reader along for the ride.
Lost Boy - Bipolar Dreaming
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
My son Cameron committed suicide five years ago. He suffered from bi-polar disorder. The book is about his life, dreams, good times, not so good times. It is also a book about me - how I learned about bipolar disorder. It is my journey too. It is about the mistakes I made in dealing with Cameron then realisation and finally understanding. Above all the most important thing I learned was to listen.
Chasing a Diagnosis: A Reckoning with Bipolar II Disorder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Originally diagnosed as having major depressive disorder, it took 28 years of searching to finally get diagnosed correctly as suffering from bipolar II disorder. This is a journey that is, at times sad, sometimes funny, but well worth the happy ending.
A Simple Guide to Depression and Bipolar Disease
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Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Every one has been sad or moody at one time or other for a short period in his or her life time. A person with Depression may be described as feeling 1. persistent sad, 2. empty, 3. unhappy, 4. miserable 5. the blues 6. down in the dumps. One of my patients whenever she has depressive episodes also hides in her room and covers her blanket over herself.
Asylum Bound
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Asylum Bound is a wild weird walk through the experiences of a student nurse entering the unknown world of the mental "asylum" of the 1970s. It is a bizarre world, a world of terrible extremes. Within this odd place there are Hogarthian characters of varying chaotic hues, some aggressive, some sad, some disturbed and some institutionalised, both patients and staff. Sadly, it is all true.
Family Secrets
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Kieron Bell has endured years of emotional abuse while caring for his bitter, ailing mother. But when she dies, Kieron is left without direction in his life. He embarks on a journey of exploration into his mother’s past and discovers a hidden story of tragedy…with a supernatural twist. As Kieron finds out, sometimes stirring up family secrets can have deadly consequences.
Surviving and Thriving with Bipolar Disorder: Tips from a Survivor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
Written with self-deprecating humor, my self-help book describes how I’ve managed to survive and thrive with having bipolar disorder for over 25 years. My book offers tips on how to pick a good psychiatrist, how to handle anxiety, how to help a loved one who’s going through a manic episode, and many other tips. It also explores the positive sides to being bipolar--And yes, there are some.
The Mania Event
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Bipolar poetry that describes the manic syndrome in vivid detail through eloquent symptom analysis. Ride the mood roller coaster and experience the highs and lows that are experienced by the author who struggled with the harsh reality of being locked away in a state psychiatric hospital.
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Price: Free! Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A discourse on love, hate, religion; sexuality and much more; these are poems set in darkness and with the pain of depression, as well as lighter feelings of love.