Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery

How to Tell Them You Don't Drink (and deal with the questions they ask)
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You set the price! Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Giving up alcohol is hard enough without the additional anxiety of how to break the news to family and friends. Whether you choose to tell them the truth or make an excuse this guide provides examples of how you can make it easier and how to respond to the questions they will ask.
Past Lives and Karma in the Thrust of Destiny
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
In this non-fiction follow up to The Self Illuminating Path, Ceretto further examines his life after his near death experience. Ceretto discusses how living with a traumatic brain injury has changed relationships with family and departed friends. Spiritual and humorous.
UnShopping: Recovery Solutions from an Ex-Shopaholic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This book contains the best of my smart shopping solutions from my blog, “Recovering Shopaholic,” categorized into logical sections related to various shopping-related situations. These solutions have all been revised and enhanced from the original versions that appeared on the blog. You can read this book from cover to cover or use it as a reference to address your specific challenges.
Together We Heal: A Real-Life Portrait of Recovery in Group Therapy for Adult Children of Alcoholics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Together We Heal brings you into the private world of group therapy, where eight people reveal their deepest secrets, fears, hopes--and successes. In this heartwarming, entertaining book, therapist Szifra Birke and group-member-turned author Kathy Mayer bring us inside 16 meetings for adult children of alcoholics. By sharing with one another, group members are forever changed, as are the readers.
The Little Book of Quitting Caffeine: Freedom From Addiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Quit caffeine instantly and permanently with this truly helpful book by Chris Sullivan. Reap wonderful benefits such as improved sleep and all round improvement in energy and natural restfulness.
50 Original Poems and Songs for Recovery
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Price: Free! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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.
Understand and Complete 1 Step at a Time in Alcoholics Anonymous - Your Guide to Step 1
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This book is dedicated to Step One in the Twelve Steps of Recovery in Alcoholics Anonymous. In Step 1 you will discover what to watch out for and what can help you. If will power is possible or not. If being "hungry, angry, lonely, or tired" is a signpost of drinking.
A Deceptive Joint Venture: Some Marijuana Truths Others May Want to Lie About
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Drug Dependence
A Deceptive Joint Venture: Some Marijuana Truths Others May Want Lie About has been created to help the reader have a more comprehensive understanding of marijuana. This is NOT intended to support nor reject the idea of marijuana legalization, or the use of medical marijuana. This is simply to provide you with some facts, research and findings about marijuana use, abuse and addiction.
Ruined Glory
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You set the price! Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
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This is my story, the story of how I got onto drug's and how eventually I found a way out. Written how I best can tell this story, "my way." I hope and pray that you can be inspired from my accounts of events in my life and the things I have done. I hope it inspires you.
The Day the Poppy Met the Shamrock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Day the Poppy met the Shamrock is a story that touches upon many social problems including homelessness, addiction, mental illness, exploring these issues as they are experienced on an individual and personal level. It is also a story about resettlement and recovery. The idea that ‘God does not close one door without opening another’ is a constant, recurring and encouraging theme.
Broken
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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Look around; it's easy to see broken things everywhere, but it's hard to see what's broken inside you. Don't fret-you can mend! See more free articles on recovery by Douglas Hankins here at Smashwords.
Poems for Recovery and Life
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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.
Backbone Power - the Science of Saying No
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Price: Free! Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency
A No Nonsense approach to Making Decisions. A Self Help Guide to having Backbone and Integrity in all your choices, short term and long term.
In This Moment: An Alcoholic's Path To Recovery
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,180. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
"Anyone who is suffering from the horrors of addiction will find some answers in this book. Alcohol is not playing games with you. It is not out just to take your money, make you sing or dance better. It's out to take your life. If you don't end it, alcohol WILL eventually kill you, or worse yet, cause you to kill someone else." -James Evers
Poems for Recovery
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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 --
Inspirational Essays and Poems for Recovery
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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 --
Buried Voices
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Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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Is there a tiny voice buried inside you, which you try to drown with alcohol? Maybe it's time to listen. See more free articles on recovery by Douglas Hankins here at Smashwords.
Addiction - What a Cover-Up!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
ADDICTION: What a Cover-Up! part of the GET A GRIP series, is packed full of unique observations, practical information and all-inclusive wisdom. The journey towards shedding your addictions and living a more satisfying and rewarding life, starts here!
Stigma
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Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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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.
My Side
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
A powerful poem written by a pissed-off mom when her newborn son is sheltered from her. This poem is written from the heart of a woman who knew this boy was a gift from God and would not let anything stop her from being with her son.