Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery

Booze Betrays You
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Is booze the best thing in the world? It sure is, and as every alcoholic will tell you, it is a cruel mistress. And it will betray you. See more free articles on recovery by Douglas Hankins here on Smashwords.
Stigma
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The stigma of being an alcoholic can follow you forever, even long after recovery. See more free articles on recovery by Douglas Hankins here at Smashwords.
50 Original Poems and Songs for Recovery
Price: Free! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
I wrote 50 Original Poems and Songs for Recovery to tell the stories of people in therapy or for folks who have thought of getting help. The stories range from sexual, physical and emotional abuse to alcoholism, loneliness and co-dependency. The characters in my writings have had a tough time of it, but are determined to get well with perseverance and help from God above.
Codependency Recovery Daily Reflections
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
"Codependency Recovery" is a daily reader for anyone healing from addiction, codependency, abuse, or low self-esteem. It combines inspirational quotes, probing insights into codependency, and self-help exercises hand-crafted by expert Darlene Lancer that further your growth. Read the 365 of the best posts from Facebook's CodependencyRecovery page, followed and shared by thousands of Facebook fans.
The Tao of Quitting Smoking
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
The Tao of Quitting Smoking is a spiritual guide written in a no-nonsense Dr. Phil-like way complete with homework assignments. Examining every level of the smoking experience, Weaver addresses why people start smoking, the effects of nicotine and other poisons in cigarettes, how to use meditation instead of nicotine, and how to say goodbye permanently to tobacco without gaining weight.
Poems for Recovery
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This is a fantastic read for anyone struggling to move forward in their lives. The beauty of this fine eBook is that there is indeed a way forward, because the essays and poems on bullying, enabling, sexual abuse, denial and therapy are simply beautiful. Enjoy this fine read and feel the warm emotions that will strike many a chord in you – Leonard Smith, Dir. of Sunflower Healing --
I Now Pronounce You...Beer and Wife
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
The same DRUNK girl that performed graceful kegstands & Cartwheels in mini-skirts, crossed a freeway inebriated on foot, had her drink roofied and was arrested for a public intoxication…sobered up and exposed her DIARY about the adventures and her intimate relationship with alcohol and men!
Poems for Recovery and Life
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The poems here are for people struggling to move forward in their lives. The characters in some of the pieces have had substance abuse problems and are trying their best in therapy. Recovery is hard, but they are determined to hang in there. There are also poems for people who have lost their faith and friendship through the years. Have a tissue ready as you read the beautiful stories here.
Why Don't They Just Quit? What families and friends need to know about addiction and recovery.
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This award-winning book covers critical topics: - Why a person does not have to hit rock-bottom - When helping is actually hurting - How to deal with a relapse - Why effective intervention doesn't have to be a surprise attack Achieve the peace of mind that comes from knowing what works, what doesn't and why. Why Don't They JUST QUIT? provides the answers you're looking for.
A Guide to the Recovery Toolbox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Stations of the Cross for Alcoholics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A devotional book rooted in ancient Catholic spirituality, the "Stations of the Cross for Alcoholics" provides Catholics and other Christians with a series of meditations to assist them in growing spiritually and coping with the struggles of alcoholism.
Becoming a New Person: Twelve Steps to Christian Growth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This was the first book [1984] on the Twelve Steps of recovery groups published so that anyone in the Christian tradition (even those not in recovery) could benefit from the wisdom of the Steps. It integrates traditional teachings on Christian spirituality with the Twelve Step approach in such manner that any Christian working the Steps can benefit from its basic transformative emphases.
War on Porn! Prepare Your Mind for Battle
Price: Free! Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Sexuality
A motivational book with over 300 thought-provoking questions for reflection, assisting porn users to 'crystallize their discontent' and take action to overcome the practice.
Your Twelve Step Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by AWS Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Recovery depends on working the twelve steps. Yet with no available sponsor many start on their own. This ebook offers questions for reflection on each step suitable for any 12-Step Program. Based on a god of your understanding, "Your Twelve Step Journey" relates lingo, slogans, and the process of self-discovery without being aligned to religious dogma. Begin today the path of serenity.
I Took The Red Pill
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Jay M Horne. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » New Age » Near-death experiences
Addictive! Red Devils lead this man to a book that reveals the true potential of Life and the importance of laughter. As James Rucker records a dialogue of a very special kind, questions about Infinite, God, existence, and the human spirits unwavering strength to persevere and heal itself, are answered as he fights and wins his battle with addiction.
Inspirational Essays and Poems for Recovery
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This is a fantastic read for anyone struggling to move forward in their lives. The beauty of this fine eBook is that there is indeed a way forward, because the essays and poems on narcissism, sexual abuse, dysfunctional ways and co-dependency are heartfelt and sincere. Enjoy this fine read and feel the warm emotions that will strike many a chord in you – Leonard Smith, Dir.of Sunflower Healing --
Not a Hopeless Case: Quitting Alcohol
You set the price! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
(5.00 from 1 review)
The following is my personal experience with alcohol and sobriety. I've written this very short book in hopes that anyone who reads it might find some help, comfort, and motivation on their way to sobriety.
Stub Out The Habit - Quit Smoking Without Cravings Or Regrets
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 41,610. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Stub Out The Habit helps people - especially women - easily and effortlessly quit smoking. By following the step-by-step program it's simple to become a non-smoker. Part self-help book, part diary, it's funny and readable. And it works!
The Recovery Rosary: Reflections for Alcoholics and Addicts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayerbooks / Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
“The Recovery Rosary: Reflections for Alcoholics and Addicts” helps people to reflect on their recovery and relationships with others, and ultimately with Jesus Himself. Whether people are still struggling with their addictions, or have been clean and sober for a few weeks, months, or years, the reflections will lead them to meditate on the spiritual growth they have achieved so far.
Addiction Recovery with Yoga: Using the Koshas for Healing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
(5.00 from 1 review)
Recovery from all manner of addiction requires a lot of diligence and vigilance. Behaviors and substances can be amended with the twelve step programs. They offer a phenomenal foundation. The yoga therapy model can enhance recovery and help prevent relapse. The five layers of all beings, the koshas, provide a wonderful framework. Lots of tools for healing are included.