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Avoidant Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
The essential features of Avoidant Personality Disorder are feelings of inadequacy, and hypersensitivity to the opinions of others and rejection, and a common mode of social inhibition. Patients with avoidant disorder have a strong desire to establish intimate relationships with others, offset by a constant fear of being criticized, disapproved or rejected.
Narcissistic Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
The essential feature of Narcissistic Personality Disorder is a picture of the trend to superiority, need for admiration, and lack of sensitivity to others. Individuals with narcissistic disorder have, for most of the time, a high self-regard. They routinely exaggerate their skills, often appearing arrogant. They think they're special, superior, have to be satisfied in every request.
Creativity Genius & Mental Disorders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The stereotype of the eccentric or mad scientist has often played a protective role in the collective imagination, as opposed to fear and suspicion that the diversity of others, even that which is expressed in excellence, anchored to the rise in most traditions. In this sense, the idea of an association between genius and madness has been repeatedly advanced in the history.
Passive - Aggressive Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
The Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorder could be described as a compulsive personality with affectation. These individuals express an irritable mood and acid; aggression is often grumpy and whiny. They are often depressed or gloomy and feel a perverse pleasure in spoiling the party at all - even to themselves. These individuals focus on the negative things, they are moody and pessimistic.
Paranoid Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
Paranoid Personality Disorder is basically characterized by the tendency, persistent and unjustified, to perceive and interpret the intentions, words and behaviors of others as malicious, degrading or threatening: the world is experienced as hostile and always looked in the most varied contexts with distrust and suspicion, with the consequent and compulsory choice of a solitary lifestyle.
Histrionic Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Histrionic Personality Disorder is characterized by shallow and labile affectivity, trend to exaggerate expression of emotions, suggestibility, egocentricity, self-indulgence and loss of consideration for others. These individuals may behave inappropriately seductive and show an excessive preoccupation with physical attractiveness. They are usually manipulative, vain and demanding.
"Hilfe, mein Partner spinnt!" Ratgeber für Familien und Angehörige von Psychotikern und Schizophrenen
Price: $13.10 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: German. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Erkennen Sie die Zeichen. Eine Psychose entsteht niemals von einem Tag auf den anderen und wird häufig viel zu spät erkannt. Dadurch entstehen keineswegs nur für den Betroffenen Gefahren: Auch die Angehörigen, Partner, Freunde und insbesondere Kinder können massive Schäden erleiden. Natürlich können Sie selber nicht diagnostizieren – wohl aber eingreifen: Die Kranken selber können das nicht. Dere
Schizotypal Disorder
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
The essential feature of Schizotypal Disorder is a "pervasive pattern of social and interpersonal deficits marked by acute discomfort and a reduced capacity for intimate relationships and cognitive or perceptual distortions and eccentricities of behavior with inclination to create illogical theories that are eager, fickle, magical and mysterious. Often believe that they have extraordinary powers.
Bipolar
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Giving my daughter emotional support during the recovery process was important. Empowering her and motivating her to recovery, was worth sacrificing my hopes, dreams, aspirations, and successes that I would have pursued. It gave me great joy, happiness, and a good feeling that I did something worthwhile for her. My daughter needed to be empowered, and I was able to provide her with those tools.
Il Disturbo Schizoide
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: Italian. Published: September 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
La caratteristica essenziale del Disturbo di Personalità Schizoide è "un modello pervasivo di distacco dalle relazioni sociali e una gamma ristretta di espressione di emozioni nei setting interpersonali. " Questi individui sembrano mancare di un desiderio di intimità. Passano il tempo da soli e scelgono attività che non includono interazione con gli altri.
How to Spot a Histrionic Personality
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
"How To Spot A Histrionic" - provides the average person with the tools necessary for spotting and assessing Histrionic personalities. The short booklet offers practical guidance and a comprehensive checklist of the 150 behaviors/features that are associated with Histrionics. It is easy to use, intended for the average layperson. You don’t have to be a clinician to use this.
How to Spot a Psychopath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
"How To Spot A Psychopath" provides the average person with the tools necessary for spotting and assessing psychopaths. This short booklet/checklist offers practical guidance and a checklist of the 150 behaviors that are closely associated with psychopathy. It is easy to use and will not only give you insight, but will also lay to rest any fears or concerns you have about psychopaths.
Narcissists Among Us
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Based on former FBI Sp. Agent Joe Navarro’s experience as a criminal profiler and behavior specialist, this short booklet/checklist, “Narcissists Among Us,” provides the average person with the tools necessary to spot and assess Narcissistic personalities. The short booklet offers practical guidance and a comprehensive checklist of over 100 typical behaviors and traits associated with Narcissists.
The Case of Jeffrey Dahmer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The case of Jeffrey Dahmer discusses the life of Jeffrey Dahmer from his disturbing acts as a child to his murderous rampage and up to his death while a prison inmate. In all Jeffrey Dahmer would commit 17 murders and be convicted on 15 of these counts. It may be the lack of treatment for Jeffrey Dahmer’s paraphilias would contribute to his disturbing and violent personality.
The Case of OJ Simpson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The Case of OJ documents the life and times of onetime football legend OJ Simpson up to and past the tragic night his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her close friend and confident Ronald Goldman were tragically murdered. A verdict of not guilty is not necessarily a profession of innocence and many continue to view OJ as a cold blooded murderer no matter what a judge and jury of peers may say.