Books tagged: psychiatry

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My Voice: Overcoming - A Journey of Hope
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Every life lost through suicide is one life too many. When his mentee, a 23-year-old undergraduate, tragically took his own life amid depression in early 2010, it caused Chua Seng Lee to despair and cry, “Why? What could have prevented this needless death?” Little did Seng Lee realise that mental illness, with the stigma surrounding it, is prevalent and a rising issue in Singapore.
The Shrink from Planet Zob: Psychiatry for a Mad World
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Price: Free! Words: 122,790. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / general
The award winning book to make a mad world sane. Lyron exposes the mental state of humanity from the perspective of an alien psychiatrist, exploring mental illness, genetic psychopathy and the psychology behind the big global issues - war, poverty, environment, religion, corporate greed, media, education, politics. Combined with a funny story-line Lyron offers hope with a radical new solution.
Paradigms of Counseling and Psychotherapy
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / general
This book presents the "big picture" related to the practice of counseling and psychotherapy. Four counseling paradigms are defined: the organic-medical, psychological, systemic-relational, and social constructivism paradigms. Readers will be challenged to view mental health treatment from a high theoretical level, providing an advanced foundation for psychotherapy research and practice.
Conversion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Conversion is a medical suspense that chronicles the life of a surgeon originally from West Africa and a mysterious illness that leaves him paralyzed and muted while living in the United States.
Fiddleback
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Price: Free! Words: 78,590. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Mae Clark is a ten-year-old girl with abusive parents and an imaginary friend named Breuer. Breuer has ideas to help Mae, ideas that aren’t very nice. Breuer isn't as imaginary as Mae thinks.
Double Bind
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Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Institutionalised murder in Britain today. The book outlines my demise into serious "mental illness" (convenient for some). It also brings into question the suspicious deaths of a large number (22 names given) of Marconi employees. Suicides or murders? Hillsborough senior officers incrimminated yet again. A book the British authorities tried to suppress
Fights in the Streets, Tears in the Sand
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,390. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Jeff Star begins Lincoln High, he has one major problem — every time he tries to get the kids to respect him he ends up making more and more enemies. Will joining a violent gang help? How about the wisdom of fellow teenager, Steve Marino; or the beautiful and strange Mysterious Jane? Hold on tight on this wild rollercoaster of a story as we discover secrets of respect that enlighten us all.
Reticent Rain
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Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The spaces between the connect and the disconnect are in concert when a young psychiatric intern, Doctor Pierce, faces the many challenges that the state run institution of Westwood presents to him. There he meets Paige, a frail and catatonic patient, that changes both of their lives forever. Through cryptic passages and heavy metaphor, the story unfolds to a bewildering and unnerving ending.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Renal Disease
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Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
A review of suicide risks associated with renal diseases as supported by research literature. Authored by Reba F. Kin, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and J. Michael Bostwick, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.
It Is What It Is - The Psychiatrico-Legal Tragedy
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Price: Free! Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story of a soon-to-be doctor dismantling and rebuilding a medical paradigm. This is or could be your story. This is the story of Frodo. This is the story that you’re already acquainted with. This is the story that brings people together and it begins with the protagonist locked away in America’s Azkaban. Herein lies his struggles, day by day, hour by hour.