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Therapists: How to Promote Your Practice to a Well-Pay, Self-Pay Clientele
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
New, updated edition 2014! Lyn Kelley, Ph.D. is a licensed therapist and certified coach who has been providing seminars, CE courses and consulting for thousands of therapists for over 16 years. She gives you over 40 tried-true-tested, PROVEN, most cost effective methods to get new, well-pay clients and get out of managed care. For all mental health providers. No frill, no fluff, just the facts
7 Secrets of Highly Successful Therapists
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Lyn Kelley, Ph.D., LMFT, Certified Professional Coach with over 20 years experience consulting and training therapists, gives you the proven success strategies from master therapists. You will bet more motivated to do this life-changing work and revive your spirit, passion and joy for your career. Exercises and quizzes included to assist you. Handle your burnout issues once-and-for-all!
Alternative Income Sources for Therapists
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Social Services
New, updated edition 2012! Lyn Kelley, Ph.D., CPC, Practice Building Coach with 20+ years experience consulting thousands of therapists, offers at least 15 new and different ideas of ways therapists can expand their careers as well as avoid burnout. Psychotherapy can be an emotionally draining profession, and therapists need to protect themselves from compassion fatigue syndrome.
Fall From Grace
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Series: DCI Sara Hoyland Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Paul Foster is a social worker trying to make a difference. But what links him to an aristocratic Nazi sympathiser accused of harbouring a war criminal? And what has happened to his soldier boyfriend Jake over in Afghanistan? In this, the first DCI Sara Hoyland mystery, the intrepid detective with a murky past enters a long-forgotten world of political intrigue.
THREE FIELDS (brothers)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
In 1959 Eddie Burke was born with Down syndrome. Medical professionals advised placing Eddie in a State institution. Forty-six years later, the eldest Burke brother discovers the journals of his recently deceased mother. These journals document the pain of giving up her third son and the effect this had on the family. THREE FIELDS (brothers) is an American story of loss and redemption.
21 Schools
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,650. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
21 Schools is based on my daily journal and updates of five foster children spanning 25 years. This book is written to assist in preparing people to become foster parents, to be a case study resource for the training or continuing education of professionals engaged in the foster parent system and to make the general public aware of the desperate situation of so many of our precious children.
Cheap White Meat
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Price: Free! Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After living in care most of her life, 15 year-old Jennifer finds herself being easy prey for a local paedophile group. When the police start to investigate potential abuse against Jennifer she doesn’t want to co-operate. However, when she meets Jack, a new carer, she decides to speak out. Not for herself, but for the other girls who have been victims and are too afraid to come forward.
Victoria Day, A Mystery
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,540. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Experienced, competent and gutsy, social worker Victoria Day boldly enters a world where families and violence intersect. Victoria, British Columbia is the setting for Nelson Brunanski's intriguing mystery that revolves around a social worker's daring efforts to protect vulnerable children, even as she unravels a string of clues that point to a brutal murder.
Therapists & Caregivers Communication Skills Handbook: How Your Words and Actions Affect People in Your Care
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Clear communication reduces stress and enhances comfort. As a therapist or caregiver, your ability to appropriately communicate is an integral part of your skill set. Your words and your actions influence those under your care in ways you may not even imagine. Stress can disrupt clear thinking, scramble short-term memory, and effectively sabotage interpersonal communication.
Motivational Interviewing 101
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Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Motivational Interviewing is now established as an evidence-based practice in the treatment of individuals with substance use disorders. In this book we wanted to give you a simple, broad overview of the concepts of MI.