Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness

Schizophrenia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
The symptoms during the on-set of schizophrenia were truly deceptive and confusing. They were unsuspecting and gradual, which made it impossible to detect them as the beginning signs of mental illness, until one day tragedy struck. My son's life was changed forever. My family's lives were changed forever. Read how I helped my son to cope and his dramatic recovery process.
I Could Be Adam Lanza or Elliot Rodger Prisoner of America's Mental Healthcare System
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
I suffer from a mental illness that goes ignored. The services I advocate for are not available and the help I need is deemed not medically necessary. This is a story about how I could become Adam Lanza or Elliot Rodger due to America's failing mental healthcare system but I make the choice to advocate and fight on without violence. Mental Illness untreated could lead to serious consequences.
She's Not Herself
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,830. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Young Linda grew up with a mother who was “not herself.” Years later, as a psychotherapist, the author looks back on her childhood in an effort to understand her mother’s mental illness and make sense of the effects of multi-generational traumas. The result is a memoir of love, loss, loyalty, and healing.
Malignant Narcissist Mother: The true story of criminal sexual exploitation that continues to this day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
The true story of how a malignant narcissistic mother perverted and masked her evil for decades in full view of everyone while she abused her own family sexually, psychologically, and emotionally.There were no boundaries she would not break to prostituting children,incest, and more. A true mommy dearest story that is continuing to this day.This is how she did it and got away with it all.
Physical Health Effects and Complex PTSD
Series: Stoning Demons, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
People with CPTSD experience a variety of psychological problems, such as depression, other anxiety disorders, and drug and alcohol use problems; however, CPTSD can also have an impact on your physical health. In fact, people with CPTSD have been found to be at greater risk for developing physical health problems, including heart disease, obesity, gastrointestinal problems and adrenal issues.
Standing In My Own Shadow
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is my autobiography, the story of a life not unlike many others, except that I have carried within me from my earliest days a mental illness which at its worst is terrifying and debilitating, and at its best is a dark cloud which spreads its shadow over every aspect of my life. I have been for most of my life in the grip of Depression.
Losing Dad, Paranoid Schizophrenia: A Family's Search for Hope
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Losing Dad, Paranoid Schizophrenia: A Family's Search for Hope is the compelling true story of a family’s struggle with the sudden onset of their father’s severe mental illness and subsequent homelessness. The perspectives of his three children, his spouse, and his own distorted reality combine to offer readers a glimpse of a world that will feel hauntingly familiar or dramatically eye-opening.
Symptoms and Progression of Complex PTSD
Series: Stoning Demons, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Complex PTSD takes a progressive pathology, with symptoms worsening over successive traumatic experiences or during periods of elevated stress. Complex PTSD has its foundation in childhood trauma, impacting our development and undermining our mental and physical health for a lifetime.
Боль? Такой кнопки нет!
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: Russian. Published: June 27, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Боль существует. Преодолевать ее - одна из наших жизненных задач. Однако мы умеем и отрицать боль до такой степени, что это переходит пределы разумного. Преодолевать и отрицать – совершенно разные вещи. Преодоление делает нас сильнее. Отрицание мстит и разрушает наши жизни. Я провела детство в больнице. Я знаю примеры и того, и другого. В этой книге я намерена показать, как именно дети остаются н
Stress Fracture: A Memoir of Psychosis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This psychology memoir is about the things that break us and how we heal. A wife and mother is swallowed by psychosis, where she meets Jesus, dances with Ellen DeGeneres, and narrowly escapes eternity in the underworld. Recovery included psychiatric treatment and spiritual contemplation. Left scarred and damaged, health returns with grace and peace earned through acceptance of bipolar disorder.
Childhood Trauma and Complex PTSD
Series: Stoning Demons, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
(5.00 from 1 review)
Stoning Demons is an informed patient's perspective on Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Developmental Trauma and Marijuana-Supported Therapy. This work is focused on Complex PTSD as it relates to childhood trauma and its lifelong impacts on the health and psychology of the victim.
Bipolar God: Understanding God's Link to Mental Illness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics
This book provides evidence for a philosophical understanding of God's link to mental disorders such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia along with other related mental afflictions. This evidence is provided through different relationships God establishes with people throughout the Bible along with some of the decisions that He makes.
So You Think You're Crazy
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
In these hectic times, many worry if they have stepped over the line and acquired a mental disorder. Are you really crazy, or is what troubles you simply a normal variant of universal human behavior? What behavioral traits must you learn to live with? Which can you change? What can your dreams tell you about your behavior? Dr. Frank Machovec offers answers to these questions and more.
How to Live With Dementia - A Practical Guide from a Caregive and Daughter
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
From my own experiences of looking after my dear Mum 'Andy' who had Parkinsons and Lewy Body disease, including Alzheimers as her condition deteriorated, this ebook is written to help others who are looking after a loved one with dementia caused by any of these diseases. This book is full of practical tips and strategies I used to keep mum comfortable and content.
The Day the World Went Black A Spiritual Journey Through Depression
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Intensely personal account, courageously told, of a spiritual journey through crippling, sometimes life threatening, depression and dissociation
Memoir of Madness: The Rise and Fall of a Bipolar Professional
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 82,190. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Starting as a technological whiz kid, Paul Stark was recruited by a think tank to work for the Department of Defense, and was given a security clearance and access to some of this country's most sensitive secrets. Working his way up through the ranks Paul became a vice president of a 1,000 employee company. All the while he suffered from a major mental illness that grew ever more horrific.
Delight in Disorder: Ministry, Madness, Mission
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Delight in Disorder is the story of one pastor's battle with bipolar disorder. This spiritual memoir is a house of meditations where faith and mental illness co-exist, at times fueling each other to dangerous distortion, at times feeding each other to fruitful gain. It offers hope for those often neglected and shunned. It also fosters compassion for believers towards those with troubled minds.
The Relationship Between Sexuality, Schizophrenia, And Quality Of Life
Price: Free! Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
This is a brief exploration of the issues related to quality of life of those afflicted with schizophrenia, particularly where sexuality is concerned. Such topics as they relate to sexuality include schizophrenic symptomatology, drug therapy, and patient history, to put it at its most vague. My purpose here is to drive home the notion that sexuality is an important aspect of quality of life.
In Sickness and in Mental Health: Living with and Loving Someone with Mental Illness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
"In Sickness and in Mental Health" is a personal journey through the madness of living with mental illness and the uncommon discovery to the road back to health. Author Diane Mintz shares her terrifying experience with bipolar disorder and how a symptom of the disorder itself, coupled with various addictions, impeded her recovery for a decade. www.dianemintzauthor.com
Voices Of An Illness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Voices of An Illness is an inside look into what it's like to live with Schizophrenia and Autism. Travis will share about the voices he hears. He will also discuss in detail his imaginary friends. Travis will show you what has helped him cope over with this illness and show you how you can help someone suffering from it. You will learn what it is like to hear voices and see things.