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Life's Little Adventures: The Journey Home
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
Author Mark McGrath discovers that to raise four children as a single parent, along with continuing a career in nursing, he needs more than a pair of ruby red slippers. He needs the help of family and friends. Tears and laughter flourish throughout his many adventures, trials and unforgettable moments as a nurse and as a father. Join him as he makes... the journey home.
What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Child Survivors
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Children have a lot to say about their own sexual abuse, much of it surprising. They know far more than adults realize and have views that call out abusers for who they really are. Based on interviews, this article shows the many different ways that children think about being sexually abused.
Executive Function and Self-Regulation in Children
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Executive function and self-regulation are two capacities important to child development. This article describes what these two terms mean, illustrates main points with case examples, and provides guidelines for parents and professionals.
A NEATS Analysis of Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) require special care. This article describes ADHD, illustrates main points with case examples, and provides guidelines for parents and professionals. The article covers neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, and self-regulation (NEATS).
The NEATS: A Child & Family Assessment
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,010. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book describes five areas of human functioning that are fundamental to child and family development. They are neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, and self-regulation. Parents and professionals will find this handbook helpful as they work together to promote children's optimal development. Includes case studies to illustrate main points.
Henry's Nursing Notes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ian Martin spent three years as a hospital orderly and kept a ward diary chronicling the sights, sounds and smells that assailed him. Based on this record, "Henry Fuckit's Nursing Notes" is an unflinching account of nursing the sick and dying. Looking through the eyes of his disreputable hero, Martin uses a brutal blend of cynicism and dark humour to describe a world of suffering and pathos.
Beyond All Price
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Series: The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,840. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Nellie Chase joined the 100th Pennsylvania Regiment, known as "The Roundheads,” to escape an abusive husband. Too young and inexperienced to qualify as a nurse, she remained a Union volunteer. In 1861 she traveled with the regiment to the coast of South Carolina, where she managed the regimental headquarters in Beaufort and its staff of slaves who had been abandoned by their owners.
From Here to Everlasting
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
More than a romance, it's a love story. Maggie Malone is a caring, competent nurse and a loyal friend. She's also unable to trust her own judgment in relationships. Will Maggie be able to heal from her past and find happiness with the help of her dearly departed Aunt Tillie? 'From Here to Everlasting' offers an inside view of how a good nursing home feels, functions, and how to find one.
Leading Chaos: An Essential Guide to Conflict Management, Revised Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,800. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Leading Chaos explores safety based Goal-Oriented Intervention, which provides the baseline protocol for the professional and non-professional intervener. The goals for each stage of conflict management have been fine-tuned and will help interveners succeed in answering that age-old question asked during a flash-point crisis ‘What should I do?' It takes the guesswork out of conflict management.
I Saw Them Die: Diary and Recollections of Shirley Millard
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
An unprepared nurse from the U.S. volunteering in World War I France shares her diary and reflections of the horrific, poignant events of 1918. And in the process reveals more about the fascinating people and times, and especially herself, than she apparently realized writing it. Presented to modern readers--expanded and introduced with a new Foreword--by Prof. Elizabeth Townsend Gard of Tulane.