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Transformation for Life: Healing & Growth for Adult Children of Alcoholics and Others by Roland Petit
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Adult Children of Substance Abusers, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Transformation for Life addresses the difficulties shared by the more than 28 million adult children of alcoholics in America. It is solution-based and uses an easy-to-read style to deliver a variety of techniques intended to help the reader heal from the past and move forward to a new and more joy-filled life.
Living Sober Sucks (but living drunk sucks more). by Mark Tuschel
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 78,680. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
This book offers a different path that breaks the stereotype of the 12-step system. An alternative to the typical recovery model or "program" system. An inspiring, real life story, like no other story you've heard before. It is entertaining, funny, sad and brutally honest. Straightforward and uncomplicated. Written in raw terms and language for the alcoholic. Reality is reflected on every page.
My Daughter's Addiction-A Thief in the Family (Hardwired for Heroin) by Marie Minnich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
A gripping and compelling story of one mothers journey raising her heroin addicted daughter. On the night of August 22, 2009, her beloved 32-year old daughter died from heroin overdose. Despite all the sorrow, this story is neither gloomy nor depressing, but rather an unflinching account of one woman's life, and her daughter whom she did not abandon to the bitter end.
Let Her Go - The Story of My Daughter's Addiction and How I Found Serenity by Donna Smith
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 42,620. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Donna Smith not only lost her young husband to a tragic death, she was powerless to help her only child, a beautiful daughter, who chose a lifestyle of drugs & prostitution and contracted diseases from it. Despite it all, Donna found serenity, & her story, though tragic, is full of hope, encouragement, and useful tools for anyone who wishes to find serenity amidst turmoil & uncertainty.
How To Control Alcoholism: Proven Techniques to Stop Alcohol Abuse, Overcome Dependency, Break Addiction and Recover Your Life by SmartReads
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification
How to Control Alcoholism is a book meant to help you identify, control and overcome alcoholism. You don't have to live a life filled with shame. With guidance from this book, it is possible to control, overcome and make a decision to treat dependency once and for all.
The Freedom Model for Addictions by Baldwin Research Institute, Inc.
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 162,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018 by BRI Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The Freedom Model debunks the addiction disease concept as well as the idea that “recovery” is needed after you’ve decided to abstain or moderate your use. Much of the content within the book may surprise you, maybe even shock you. While The Freedom Model is a book, it is the research and the message contained on those pages that are the real solution to an individual’s struggles with addiction..
Transgender Complete, A Virtual Handbook by Joanne Borden
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general
Current and © 2017. This book covers every aspect of transgenderism. It serves transgender people, loved ones, employers, and students/professionals by discussing all the issues, how to interact for a healthy relationship, and why they are ideal employees. It is based on 4 years of full-time research. It includes original research plus180 comments by transgender women and men.
Adolescent and Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship To Intoxication and the Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings by Jon Daily, LCSW, CADC II
Price: $22.00 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology
This thought provoking book “Adolescent & Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship to Intoxication and The Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings” discusses the struggles of that the youth of today are faced with and puts forth that adolescent and young adult addicts are not addicted to marijuana, alcohol, ecstasy, oxycontin, heroin, etc. In fact, the name of the drug is an illusion
The Body Keeps The Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
In this book Bessel examines the ways that trauma can affect people and how they can recover from past dramatic events. When a person experiences trauma it will change the wiring in their brain and this will cause a change in the way that a person views their life and everyday situations.
Understanding Codependency: How to Overcome Abuse, Addiction, Trauma and Shaming to Live a Peaceful Life by SmartReads
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency
Do you struggle with valuing yourself? Are you constantly plagued by feelings of guilt, shame, and low self-esteem? In this book, you will learn all there is to know about codependency, its origins, and how it can damage the lives of individuals and families. More importantly, you will learn how to heal from codependent habits and start living your own life.
Together We Heal: A Real-Life Portrait of Recovery in Group Therapy for Adult Children of Alcoholics by Szifra Birke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
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.
How To Quit Porn by HowExpert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction(1.00 from 1 review)
- Understand why people are getting addicted to porn. - Find inspirational real life experiences in overcoming such addiction. - Discover the 5 stages of porn addiction and realize what stage you're in. - Realize the harmful effects of use of pornography. - Learn effective strategies to cure pornography addiction. - Learn h
El método PHILLIPS para dejar de fumar by Franklin Díaz Lárez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: Spanish. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Un método sencillo y muy eficaz para dejar de fumar. Con él podrás programar tu cerebro no solo para abandonar definitivamente el hábito del tabaquismo, sino también para alcanzar todas las metas y objetivos que te propongas a partir de ahora.
Tales of the Brooklyn Hobo by Alex Procho
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Karenzo Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
This book chronicles Alex’s adventures as he hops a freight train in Nebraska, is harassed by the federales in Mexico, has a gun pulled on him by a tearful cowboy, encounters God while tripping on LSD at Woodstock, and finds love in all the wrong places. Intermixed in the narrative of the past are journal entries, which address the author’s struggle with Bipolar Disorder and drug addiction.
The Joy of Recovery: The New 12-Step Guide to Recovery from Addiction by Michael McGee MD
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018 by UnionSquarePublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Are you ready to join the ranks of the addiction-free? This is the guide you've been waiting for. With his new 12-step program, Harvard-trained Dr Michael McGee has helped hundreds of patients in their full recovery. Dr McGee's one-of-a-kind guide based on 30 years of experience in enabling addiction recovery has been awarded the Readers' Favorite five-star seal of excellence.
An Introduction to Maladaptive Daydreaming by Pen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Maladaptive or excessive daydreaming is a condition from which many people suffer. As a lifelong excessive daydreamer I have shared my experiences with this condition along with research and suggestions for controlling the daydreaming habit.