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The Clod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,050. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A true story of the struggle faced by young soulmates in 1970s England. When Zahra, a Pakistani Muslim, introduces her intended marriage partner, fellow Mental Health Nursing colleague, Luke, to her family there ensues a dramatic clash of cultures, family tragedy and a desperate struggle against all the odds to reunite across continents and convention in a tale of love, loss and faith.
Suicide Downed Airliner Mysteries Solved (Germanwings…)
Price: Free! Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
I was in the cockpit together with Andreas Lubitz - "WHO AM I?" You get to participate in identifying me. As human beings we all have this deep innate desire to know the truth. But exactly how does a person come to know what is true and what is speculation, theory, conjecture, wishful thinking or even media-manipulation? Is a partial or an incomplete truth really true or is it something else?
Family Matters: Addictions, OCD and Suicide
Price: Free! Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Before he committed suicide on 11 Feb. 2015, James A. Kasmir wrote about his struggle with OCD and prescription drug addictions in short stories, plays, poems and autobiographical files in a computer at Straight Up-which is funded by Ventura California Behavioral Health Department, Alcohol and Drug Programs. Kasmir's sister published those documents to engage discussion and offer solutions.
Hari's Stress Inventory
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Assessment, testing & measurement, Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training
This is a tool to measure the amount of stress you experience in your daily life. 66 statements are included. Read slowly and carefully, state how far it is true in your case. You may please choose any one of the following five options to each item.
Dealing with Madness: A Brief History of Western Approaches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
From the time of the ancient Greeks to the twenty-first century, the history of Western approaches towards ‘madness’ is a history of attempting to classify symptoms, name disorders, house the 'mad', care for the distressed, cure mental 'disease', and predict outcomes of ‘illnesses.’ This brief history looks at those approaches and the eras in which they predominated.
Nevrotico: A Personal Chronicle of OCD, Anxiety and Neurosis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
“The book gives readers a front row seat to watch the turmoil of the author’s life and mind. that itself is a triumph of honesty, openness, and self-awareness. The author’s voice is very relatable to readers who also struggle with OCD and anxiety.” Judge, Writer's Digest Self-Published e-book Awards.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.