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Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support by Paul Komarek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Revised and updated for 2014. Defying Mental Illness is a plain-language guide to recovery from mental illness. Its strengths-based approach makes mental health disorders and treatment understandable. Covers schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, autism, suicide prevention, childhood mental illness and more. "Provides what's needed most" --NAMI Advocate
How to Spot a Histrionic Personality by Joe Navarro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,970. 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.
Finding Happiness in a Society Full of Narcissism by David Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The book identifies the most common error made in today's society that causes people to be unhappy. Despite an unremittingly hedonistic pursuit of instant gratification, the deep and satisfying glow of real happiness still can’t be achieved. However, this book shows how small changes to an individual's behaviour can have massive positive effects that lead to true happiness.
Forensic Dual Recovery by W. Strawn Douglas
Price: Free! Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
FDR or Forensic Dual Recovery starts off with my admission that I was detained for psychiatric reasons by the ex president of the World Psychiatric Association. From there it goes on to talk about psychiatry at large and how the legalities of addiction to drugs and psychiatric medications can have intermingled and tangled paths.
Mental Health Inprisonment by W. Strawn Douglas
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
MHI teaches and story tells in a frank and relaxed tone that creates a friend out of the reader. It is not preachy and is very telling in what data it downloads. You can get a quick glance at issues that I and my friends have taken years to learn. We want this knowledge to become part of the global gestalt and I feel it is moving at an acceptable pace.
Fear and Phobias - A complete A-Z guide of phobias and how to overcome them by Sarah Johnstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Many people find it difficult to understand their anxiety disorder, or to explain it to others. This comprehensive A-Z guide to phobias, fears and anxieties provides valuable information about understanding fears and phobias, how to cope with panic attacks, and the different types of treatment available to help overcome phobias or significantly reduce the symptoms.
Sixty Days to Sanity, A College Freshman's Struggle to Overcome Mental Illness by Pete Barnes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In the fall of 1989, Pete Barnes was a wide-eyed teenager bound for college. Less than a month later, he was fighting his way out of a padded room. Millions of people face the stigma from mental illness. Sixty Days to Sanity attempts to fight misconceptions of bipolar disorder by bringing the reader along for the ride.
Quitter un pervers narcissique en dix leçons by Isa Danton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Un pervers marcissique a croisé votre route. Comment s'en sortir. Plus vous avancez, plus vous vous enfoncez. J'ai vécu ainsi, dix-sept années de ma vie sous l'emprise d'un pervers narcissique. J'ai fait le voeu d'aider les autres à s'en sortir. Ce petit guide rapide, sous forme anecdotique, qui se lit en quelques heures à peine, vous propose dix petits pas à faire pour vous liberer.
The Empathic Brain by Christian Keysers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,640. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The discovery of mirror neurons caused unparalleled excitement amongst scientists. The Empathic Brain makes you share this excitement. Its vivid descriptions of experiments make it a captivating read. Through intellectually rigorous but powerfully accessible prose, Prof. Keysers makes us realize just how deeply this discovery changes our understanding of human nature.
PTSD: A Fifteen Minute Guide to Combat Related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder by Brannan Vines
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A plain language, easy-to-read book about combat related PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) to help veterans and loved ones get familiar with this often difficult subject. It quickly covers what combat PTSD is, what it "looks" like, how PTSD changes the brain, treatment options, where to get help, & where to find more info & support.
Culture narcissique et politique by Lundi
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: French. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Les neuf critères du narcissisme. Comment Narcisse fait-il de la politique ? Sommes-nous une société narcissique ? Le règne de « Super Narcisse » : « mensonge insolent », « perversité narcissique » et stérilisation du débat politique.
Οριακή Διαταραχή της Προσωπικότητας by Prodromos Tarasis
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: Greek. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Μια αναλυτική παρουσίαση της διαταραχής με παραπομπές , βιβλιογραφία και παραδείγματα απο ταινίες και πραγματικά περιστατικά. Αναφέρεται στα διαγνωστικά κριτήρια, την ψυχοθεραπευτική παρέμβαση, την κλινική εικόνα. Τα site των συγγραφέων www.flyaconsulting.gr www.psychologosgr.blogspot.com
Picking the Right Therapist: When, Which and How by Arlene Unger, PhD
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010 by Real Psych Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Benefit from over 25 years of experience with very practical information: What's the difference between Self-Help, Coaching and Counseling? What are the different types of mental health Therapists, their methods, training and areas of specialization. How to get the most out of your sessions. Many useful charts. Two free bonus articles.
Vous côtoyez des psychopathes by Philippe Riboty
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,170. Language: French. Published: May 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
À partir de l’analyse de la carrière criminelle d’une centaine de tueurs en série, Philippe Riboty, vous convie à découvrir, dans le présent guide pratique, les comportements et attitudes qui permettent au FBI, aux profileurs et aux psys de repérer les psychopathes parmi la population. Philippe Riboty est l’un des rares spécialistes du comportement criminel en Amérique du Nord.
Operators and Things: the inner life of a schizophrenic by Barbara O'Brien
Price: Free! Words: 59,470. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Psychedelic memoir of the healing power of schizophrenic hallucinations in the 1950s
PsychoSummery : Personality Disorders by Wissam Saleh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
It is really boring for most of the people to get into the complex definitions and analysis of Psychology. PsychoSummery does that for you ! This books offers a cute summery for the 10 personality disorders that we face everyday, yes, everyday ! You can use it as a study guide in you Psychology 101 class or to diagnose yourself !