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I Disturbi della Personalità'
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,830. Language: Italian. Published: September 11, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
La personalità abbraccia gli umori, gli atteggiamenti e le opinioni di una persona, specie nelle sue interazioni con gli altri. Un disturbo di personalità è un modello di pensiero, di sentimenti e di comportamento profondamente inveterato, maladattivo e inflessibile che danneggia in modo significativo il comportamento sociale e occupazionale della persona con innumerevoli inconvenienti e disagi.
Phobias - Study and Cure
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anger management, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The phobia is an extreme fear, irrational and disproportionate to objects, situations or activities that do not in themselves represent a real threat and to which most people compare it without difficulty. Sufferers, in fact, is overwhelmed by the dread of coming in contact with their phobic object or face the prospect of doing something that leaves indifferent most people.
Mood Disorders
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
The Mood Disorders are characterized discontinuous mood of the person, which is the main psychological trait. Who is afflicted with one of these disorders usually shows a subdued mood or too high on a period of time or longer. The trend in mood can also be characterized by alternating periods under tone at moments in which it is instead extremely high.
No Comfort Zone: Notes on Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
No Comfort Zone challenges the reader to understand a bit of what it’s like to live with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). With insight, clarity and humor, the author describes the fear and unpredictability of her past and links them to her perceptions, reactions and hopes in the present.
Mental Health, Psychotherapy and Judaism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,630. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Mondial. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
This volume focuses on the interface between mental health, psychotherapy and Judaism: Reports of effective therapeutic treatments involving rabbis and psychologist, markedly differing opinions of various rabbinic authorities regarding psychotherapy, examples of psychological wisdom and insights of rabbis and religious leaders...
Unchain the Pain
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,330. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by NorLights Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Inquire Within is a new model for self-discovery and recovery from psychological wounds. Therapist Bob Livingstone presents this material to readers for the first time in Unchain the Pain: How to be Your Own Therapist. This is the first book that teaches how self-questioning can resolve internal conflicts and help you discover joy in your life.
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
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A summary and description of the clinical cases of the late psychiatrist and hypnotherapist, Milton H. Erickson, M.D., compiled by one of his former students, the psychotherapist Bill O'Hanlon.
Nietzsche: The God of Groundhog Day
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,420. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Is Groundhog Day the greatest philosophical movie of all time? Under the rom-com exterior, this seminal film touches on Nietzsche's eternal recurrence, Camus' Myth of Sisyphus, and the possibility of becoming a Superman and even God.
Mad As Hell: Why Everything Is Getting Crazier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,700. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
This is a short book about madness - the madness of the world. Every person, every city, every nation, every continent and the planet Earth itself is steadily going insane. What are the causes? Can anything be done? Can the process be arrested and even reversed? This book concentrates on the UK, but a host of other nations would have served just as well in this Mad World.
Wolf or Dog?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
There are two types of human being - “wolves” (aggressive, assertive dominants who are determined to get what they want) and “dogs” (timid, domesticated, submissives, continually at the mercy of the wolves). Capitalism is a wolf ideology. Christianity, Islam and Judaism are dog religions - intent on forcing you onto your knees and making you obey endless commandments. Are YOU wolf or dog?
Hyperreligiosity: Identifying and Overcoming Patterns of Religious Dysfunction
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 28,640. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The word Hyperreligiosity is related to "religiosity" which is the outward form of religion. People make a distinction between religiosity and spirituality, spirituality being the embodiment of virtue. Hyperreligiosity is when the outward forms and other aspects of religion become life disabling. There is a direct connection between hyperreligiosity and terrorism or destructive cults.
Lost Boy - Bipolar Dreaming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
My son Cameron committed suicide five years ago. He suffered from bi-polar disorder. The book is about his life, dreams, good times, not so good times. It is also a book about me - how I learned about bipolar disorder. It is my journey too. It is about the mistakes I made in dealing with Cameron then realisation and finally understanding. Above all the most important thing I learned was to listen.
Freedom from Hair Pulling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Freedom from Hair Pulling is a practical, personal step-by-step guide to current treatment protocols for trichotillomania written by a therapist who specializes in treating this disorder. Information is included for family members who want to help young children and offers plenty of important information on how to create an individualized treatment plan.
Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support
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
Forensic Dual Recovery
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
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
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
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.
The Empathic Brain
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.
Difficult Personalities: It's Not You; It's Them
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Some people are very, very tough to deal with and can make you miserable. This book will help you identify, understand and develop strategies to deal with toxic personalities that you encounter. Written by a prominent clinical psychologist and university professor it explains DSM diagnostic categories such as Anti-social Personality Disorder, Borderline Personality Diso