Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health

How To Do What You Love for a Living
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
In this three-part article inspired by the Buddhist ideal of "right livelihood," D. Patrick Miller examines a variety of approaches to finding work you love to do, with expert help offered by Marsha Sinetar, Nancy Anderson, Sue Bender, Gregg Levoy, Carol Adrienne, and others.
When Soldiers Meditate: an interview with Richard Strozzi Heckler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In this fascinating interview, a former Marine and aikido master discusses the inner qualities of the traditional warrior, and how he has tried to introduce them to select members of the modern military including the Green Berets and Navy Seals.
Les Pensees Dangereuses: Dangerous Thoughts about Life, Love, Pets, Friends and Depression
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Part autobiography and part inspiration, "Les Pensees Dangereuses" (French for "dangerous thoughts") is a series of essays on friendship, spirituality, education, bullying, animals, clinical depression and more. Author Sharon E. Cathcart ("In The Eye of The Beholder") shares her thoughts, including an unfinished autobiography, "Unmasking My Phantoms: My Dance With Madness," in this new book.
You Don't Know Crazy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Broadway star to mental patient. Her struggle with mental illness is the underlying and recurring theme in her life until, the day, she walked away from the mental health system and became her own doctor and healer. Wambui shares how mental illness stole her life and how she took it back and re-invented herself.
Child Molestation Stories: Voices of Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (Molestation, Rape, and Incest)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(4.33 from 9 reviews)
Survivors of child molestation, rape, and incest share their stories to let other victims know they are not alone. Abuse . . . in the hospital . . . walking home . . . in a rest room . . . at the beach . . . in my bed . . . by our neighbor . . . a family friend . . . my mother's boyfriend . . . my brother . . . my stepmother . . . my daddy . . . (About 40 pages if it were a paperback.)
Living Bipolar
Price: Free! Words: 70,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Living Bipolar is a collection of stories of bipolar people, and uses their experience, strength, and hope as a guide to recovery for managing the highs and lows in order to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Living Bipolar also shares stories of families and friends to help everyone better understand how to live healthy and fulfilling lives with their loved ones who are bipolar.
Procera AVH Memory and Brain Enhancer Supplement
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
The Procera AVH cognitive supplement unveiled by Brain Research Labs is definitely an awesome development in the domain of naturally rejuvenating maximal brain health. The procera avh brain enhancer has undergone numerous medical testing and has demonstrated to be entirely effectual in all case reviews.
Why They Do It: Beliefs & Emotional Gratification Lead to Violence
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beliefs and emotional gratification are core issues in violent acts. Other explanations such as mental illness and being victims themselves take second place to belief systems. Through case studies, the author shows how beliefs and gratification are central to understanding and preventing violence
The Secrets of Being Happy, The Technology of Hope, Health and Harmony
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by IM Press, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
RICHARD BANDLER, co-creator and developer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, is arguably the world’s most influential contributor to the field of self-development and applied psychology for the first time brings these extraordinary techniques to everyday people, showing anyone how to completely change his/her life and enjoy a life of Being Happy.
Pinstripe Meditation
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
Pinstripe meditation is a collection of 6 meditation techniques for people in all walks of life but particularly aimed at those in the workplace. The six techniques show how to reduce stress, improve concentration through mindfulness and meditation techniques.
School Violence & Workplace Violence: Risk Assessment
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Risk assessment for violence involves the investigation of five factors: These factors are 1 ) precipitating events, 2) patterns of direct statements, 3) circumstances that increase the likelihood of violence, 4) signs of cumulative stress, and 5) indicators of lowered risks for violence. This article describes a risk assessment based on these factors. For school violence and workplace violence
Overcoming Depression: A Vignette
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A compelling vignette discussing depression and its treatments from a balanced perspective.
Mind Mechanics - The Mindfulness Compendium
Price: Free! Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Fiction » Inspirational
A British counsellor and former paramedic shares the most popular of his blog series 'mind mechanics'. The cornerstone of Bob Brotchie's work in his private practice revolves around mindfulness observations and teaching, and how this more peaceful and clear way of living benefits those in therapy, whilst helping others navigate around such interventions.
Managing Schizophrenia - A Personal Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
(4.00 from 1 review)
Deals with my personal journey with the illness and what I have learnt from a personal perspective to be effective practical and philosophical strategies in dealing with the illness. It can give others suffering from the disease and well as people who have been around them with some insight into the illness.
Major Depression
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Dr Depression offers techniques and strategies to manage and reduce stress and depression without affecting mental performance.
The Map of Your Life
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Have you ever noticed that different people can have almost exactly the same thing happen to them, yet they respond in very different ways? Why is this? And, more importantly, how can we change our perspectives so that we, too, can see the opportunities that surround us?
The Logical Magic of Change: How to cope with just about anything And bring about positive change!
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A refreshingly realistic guide to how to bring about change in thinking, feeling and behaving, that does not, unlike most positive thinking books, gloss over the tough stuff. The author, who is what's known as highly sensitive, studied the law of attraction in the 80s, and wrote this book as she felt too many people were being misled. Glorious change is possible and she explains the process.
How to Find a Counselor
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Life isn't quite working as well as you'd like. You finally decide that you need to talk with someone. This brief guide, written by counselor Peggy Haymes, covers common questions such as How do I find a counselor, How do I pay for it, What's the differences between coaches and counselors and How long will it last?
A Cry Unheard: New Insights into the Medical Consequences of Loneliness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,150. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Every year, millions of lonely people, unable to communicate with their fellow human beings, die broken-hearted, long before their time. It is a silent epidemic, says Dr. James Lynch, hailed by many of our nation's leading medical experts as a pioneer and visionary in the field of mind/body/interpersonal health. A groundbreaking work, A Cry Unheard connects loneliness and heart disease.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
this ADD book is different: -it is by a psychiatrist, about his own struggles with ADD and those of his patients and his friends. -it is personal, about real people coping with real problems. -it is about strategies, not about medications or the history, definition or diagnosis of ADD. -it is not academic. it is interesting and light reading, with lots of helpful information and ideas.