Books tagged: trauma and recovery

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Awake Again - All the way back from Head Injury - Foreword by Wayne Dyer, PhD
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Price: Free! Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
After being pronounced clinically dead and wavering between life and death from a head injury, Martin Krieg regained consciousness but was paralyzed and completely helpless. This book tells what it feels like to be in this state and how he used self help books and his two coast to coast bike rides to rehabilitate himself so well that he is now building the will for a TransAmerica bicycle highway
Sands of Soul
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The inner journey through the mind of a girl who has lost her way from post traumatic stress syndrome. Her imagination shields her, so she does not have to face her past memories. As she sinks deeper into the fantasy, the universe urges her to recapture her soul, so she can return to herself.
Transforming Traumatic Grief: Six Steps to Move From Grief to Peace After the Sudden or Violent Death of a Loved One
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Although losing someone you love to a sudden or violent death is a shocking and life changing experience, there are steps you can take to heal. This book provides compassionate support as well as six tools you can use to soothe intense emotions, end nightmares and regrets, feel a positive connection to your loved one, and find peace and meaning in life again.
Dissolute Kinship: A 9/11 Road Trip
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A solo journey into trauma, spectral visions of an apocalypse, a moment when the sense of a world teetering on the edge of cataclysm or renewal was very real. And very fragile.
Healing Your Life: Recovery from Domestic Abuse with Companion Book of Affirmations, There's a Rainbow in my Glass of Lemonade
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,020. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Since published in 1991, this book has helped thousands of abused women move from victim to survivor. Topics covered: what is abuse, the author's story, shame enables abuse, using feelings as guides, how to affirm yourself, how to plan a career, how to set goals, and how to build healthy relationships. Includes revised companion book of affirmations, There's a Rainbow in My Glass of Lemonade.
NO LONGER SILENT
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One in three women is a victim of sexual abuse before they turn 19. No Longer Silent could be the story of your friend or neighbor, your parent or your lover. No Longer Silent might be your story. No Longer Silent is the life story of Tammy Gagnon. Tammy left home at 14, fleeing an incestuous childhood. Running from guilt and shame too overwhelming for any little girl, Tammy experienced further
Among the Ashes
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Series: Darkfire, Book One. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,040. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When an arsonist destroys her home, Kit Blume loses everything. All that remain are her annoying neighbor, a cryptic letter from her father, and the disturbing PTSD flashbacks and nightmares that involve a killer with a gun. Determined to find out the truth about her lost childhood, Kit discovers that some memories are best left in the dark…
A Guide to the Recovery Toolbox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,090. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
People in recovery often hear of the tools. What are they? When do I use them? How? This book is a reference guide to help answer these questions, with over 80 tools and a troubleshooting section. Written to be accessible not only to twelve-step programs (AA, NA, Alanon, CoDA, etc) but anyone who wants to learn, whether you're in recovery or not.
The Accident: A Bike, A Truck, and A Train
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On a morning bike ride, Chris Dikes was struck from behind by a pickup truck. Despite people telling him he was "lucky" to be alive, he found himself locked in a battle with fear, tormented by nightmares. The Accident is an emotional, honest, and sometimes humorous look at one person's battle to reclaim his life and overcome the fears that followed a traumatic event.
Memoirs of a Remarkable Survivor
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is dedicated to anyone who has earned their diploma from the University of Hard Knocks! Be thankful for your own resilience--not everyone can take a beating and stand up. In 1993, a family counselor told the author it was remarkable that she had not attempted suicide. "You haven't even heard half of it!" Today, the author's life is full of love, peace, joy and harmony. Here is light.