Books tagged: mental disorders

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It's Okay to Cry
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Bethann, a struggling college student, decides to take care of Holly, her evil, manipulative younger sister after their grandmother, who raised them, dies. But Holly is a mess. And en route to Miami after the funeral, Bethann lays down the rules to Holly, while mentally trying to understand what makes Holly tick. If Bethann can figure her out she can fix her. So she thinks.
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.
Koreans Who Hate Seinfeld
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Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Immediex Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Rodney Ohebsion on the psychology of persuasion. Sort of.
A Grave to Visit
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On a Sunday morning, the body of a beautiful young woman was found on board a luxury cruise liner, in one of the lifeboats. The victim looked pristine; there were no signs of foul play. It looked like a perfect murder. The dead woman had no name, no ID, and there was no record she had ever come on board. To ship's staff, she didn't exist.
Before the Rainbow
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 44,010. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Milan Zagorac. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
The book Before the Rainbow is a story about a painful way that a parent must go through when faced with the child’s disease, a story of helplessness and strength at the same time, a story about struggle, about falling, searching and, eventually, about maturation and growing of the mother, who in the end, finds in herself enough strength to accept life that is given to her.
Stay in school and create your own world
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Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
Enclosed are the top twelve tragedies that teens will face once they decide to drop out of school.Finally, both the experts and know it-alls agree on something and that's that every drop out will face at least seven or more of these terrible misfortunes, either concurrently or consecutively.'Robert did what many have failed to do for so long and that's taking the game to the players,for free!Wow!
Yoga & Mental Health & Beyond
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 35,900. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by Zen Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga
* Mental Health through Yogic Methods: towards unfolding our potentials for a better Self Management & Self Evolution. * Practical Stress Management through Yoga: in tackling Stress, Anxiety, Depression and other Existential Disorders. * Practical Yoga Meditation & Prayer: on scientific lines towards managing our Personality & Environment, here and now!
Paranoid: My True Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Have you ever had the whole world unite against you? Have you ever lost every friend you've ever had? Paranoia can take over and control your life. Most people find it hard to believe that some 'thing' can move into a persons life and control it. But it happened to me. Being paranoid is a horrible experience. Paranoia took over my life, lived inside me for six year, and changed my life, forever.
My First Friend In School
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
The year was 1992 and I was six years old. My parents held me back a year so when I began kindergarten I was already a year older than most of the kids in my class. Looking back, I recognize some of the red flags that were raised which could have helped me receive my autism spectrum diagnosis a lot earlier than I did. This book is about how I succeeded in school by making my first friend.
The Easter Murders New York City 1937
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Veronica Gedeon was one of three victims of a sensational crime that occurred in the early morning hours of Easter Sunday, 1937. Ronnie, as she was known to her friends, had posed nude for a photographer only a few months before she was murdered. These scandalous photos were published by New York newspapers in the killings' aftermath.The macabre slayings were the work of an elusive insane killer.