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Disaster Strikes: Just-In-Time Training
Price: Free! Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
First responders, mental health professionals, and primary care providers need quick, low-cost or no-cost training to provide aid at disasters. This e-book provdes just that. Chapters cover federal funding, basic clinical principles, mental health topics specific to disasters, risk management, coping skills and more. Individuals can view as many or as few chapters as they need.
Is Your Frog Boiling? Ten Signs That Your Life May Be Spinning Out of Control and What You Can Do About It
Price: Free! Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Legend says that if you drop a frog into boiling water it will immediately jump out, but if you place a frog into a container of room temperature water and raise the heat, the frog will stay put until it boils to death. Do you ever feel like the frog whose water is slowly getting hotter? Get out of the water! Learn the symptoms of “Boiling Frog Syndrome” and how to prevent them!
PTSD: A Fifteen Minute Guide to Combat Related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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.
Pandemic Influenza: Mental Health Response
Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
A primer on pandemic influenza, for anyone who needs materials quickly. Chapters cover mental health principles, basic information on viruses, responses to public health information, risk management, quarantine, isolation, and other mental health considerations. This book is written primarily for health professionals, but anyone may benefit from reading it.
修身養性
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: Chinese. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
修身養性
Fast and effective treatment for anxiety or depression
Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is a brief introduction to a website (www.thehumanapproach.com) which starts by answering the vital question - if you don't know what is causing your anxiety or depression, how on earth are you going to fix it?
Heal Your Own Emotional Pain
Price: Free! Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This book is designed to help you to understand and cure your emotional pain, such as anxiety disorders, phobias and depression. It explains the limitations of current treatments, and provides a solution of how to cure anxiety and depression. By addressing the cause of your emotional pain, you are able to alleviate your emotional pain very rapidly, and permanently, without any need for medication.
When I Grow Up
Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
(3.00 from 1 review)
We all experience growing pains. It can be beautiful and it can be happy, but at the same time, it's just what it is: It's change.
Easy Memory Improvement Tips and Techniques for All Ages
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book consists of easy-to-use tips and techniques that anyone can use to improve their memory. The book describes how your memory works, gives tips for remembering names, and talks about how to handle "blocking" (when you can't remember something and have that feeling that it's on the tip of your tongue).
Healthy Heart, Healthy Mind
Price: Free! Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A book to inspire mums with depression, mental health issues and mums wanting to get healthy.
"My Best Friend is Schizophrenic" by Tom Hodgins
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
When Tom Hodgins' best friend is diagnosed with schizophrenia, he faces an important life decision -- does he stick by his pal, or walk away? He decides to stay with his friend through it all, and it's a decision he has never regretted. This little book is packed with humor,insights and information for anyone who has a friend or family member with schizophrenia. By Tom Hodgins (with Burl Barer)
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.
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.)
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.
The Map of Your Life
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. 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?
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
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.
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.
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

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