Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health

How To Be Alone (But Not Lonely)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Loneliness has been described as a modern problem that can affect our health as badly as smoking or obesity.  Yet, many people yearn for solitude and space in our busy, people-filled society. This booklet explores what it means to be alone in modern society, including the serious effects of loneliness, the useful possibilities of solitude and the influence modern society has on both these things
Memory Loss - Understanding What Causes, Its Symptoms And Signs And Learn How To Prevent Memory Loss To Live A Healthy Old Age.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
We all experience bouts of memory loss, but do we really know what it is and why it occurs? This book will conquer the myths and delve into why this much-feared diagnosis occurs. If you are experiencing memory loss, there are some minor lifestyle tweaks that may ease your suffering. This book outlines the signs and symptoms to look for and provides healthy tips to prevent memory lapses.
Dr. Stankaski Wants Me to Operate On Myself Because I am Autistic Life with Schizophrenia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Dr. Stankaski wants Travis to operate on himself and remove his thyroid because he has autism. This book is a short read but is very informative about some of the hallucinations Travis has due to having Schizophrenia. Travis has voices, hallucinations, and delusions that tell him to operate on himself and remove some of his body parts. This short read will educate the reader about schizophrenia.
Fighting to Stay Alive Voices of Schizophrenia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Adam shares what it is like to live with Schizophrenia having voices and hallucinations nearly every day. Adam tells about his invisible friends 55, Derek, and Fluffy the cat. He explains how 55 and Derek try to get him to do bad things to himself while Fluffy fights to save Adam and keep him alive. Adam shares how 55 and Derek want him to light himself on fire and operate on himself.
Misdiagnosed and Confused A Mental Illness Nightmare
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis suffers from mental illness. He has been diagnosed with numerous disorders over the years leaving him very confused. In this book Travis talks about his different mental illnesses and shares how doctors and counselors have left him confused over the years by saying many different things about his diagnosis. Travis has been diagnosed with autism, schizophrenia, and many more diagnosis.
Why Do I Hear Voices Other Do Not Hear Voices that Threaten to Kill Me Because I am Autistic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Why do I hear voices and see things other do not? I live every day of my life hearing voices or seeing things that no one else does. It is like my mind is a video game and I am a part of a different world than the real world. I am told by Bob who is a voice that people I work with are plotting to kill me. Bob tells me I should punish myself because I am autistic. The voices are everywhere I go.
Evil Spirits in Psychotherapy: Accounts by Therapists
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Price: Free! Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
The author, a licensed clinical social work practitioner, utilizing dissociative techniques repeatedly encountered with his clients what he considers to be spirit phenomena, including evil spirits. Included are reports by other professionals of similar encounters.
dMAC Digest Volume 5 No 1 - Breast is Best
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Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Australian English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
We look at the latest medical information on Breast-feeding and Combating Infant Malnutrition. What should babies be fed and how often? Does breast-feeding improve improve my baby's IQ? How good is baby formula and when should babies be introduced to solid foods. We also investigate Tourette's Syndrome, or Tic Attack, which afflicts up to 18% of all children. Finally Stress Management is reviewed.
A Letter to Schizophrenia - From A Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A Letter to Schizophrenia is a detailed description of schizophrenia from a mother’s real life experience and the devastation it caused to her son. This is a story of a mother’s strength, courage, hope and fighting back. It is about a mother’s fight to help her son recover.
Are People with Autism Entitled to Social Skills Coaching?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Accused of being "entitled" by autism non-profit organizations and insurance companies Travis shares his story of how he fights to get help learning social skills for his social disorder autism. Leaders of autism non-profits and insurance companies say that Travis is "entitled" because he would like to have social skills coaching as one of his treatments for autism. Travis fights for help.
Joe's Homecoming
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
This is a story about the bondage of addiction and the powerful impact of fervent prayers. It is about hope, deliverance, and salvation through Jesus Christ. Addiction is an all-consuming, possessive, jealous spouse and it does not leave room for anything else, but we serve a God who is greater, who will do "whatever it takes" for us to be saved.
Geriatric Depression: Knowing the Basics
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You set the price! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This is a quick easy read to inform about the basics of Geriatric Depression. This book is an overview of symptoms, diagnosing, effects, and treatments for Geriatric Depression. If you or a loved one suffers from Geriatric Depression; this is a great book for you to learn the basics, and to start you on the path to recovering and leading a happier healthy life.
Rediscover Your Body: Concepts And Techniques For Structural Reorganization
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Learn how to reconnect with the physical body in order to reestablish proper functioning of and harmony between your emotional, mental, and physical selves.
A Developmental Perspective on Asperger's Disorder: Needs Change Over Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In this mini ebook, Robert Fischer, M.D., psychiatrist and Executive Director at the Optimum Performance Institute, a residential mental health treatment facility for young adults in Southern California, discusses the development of Asperger's from childhood into early adulthood.
Light Yourself on Fire Voices of Mental Illness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
In this book Travis describes what living with voices, hallucinations, and delusions is like. He will share one particular delusion and hallucination he has with the reader to help the reader understand what living with these psychotic symptoms is like. Travis shares how Bob tell shim to buy gasoline and put in his apartment and light a match so he catches on fire and burns himself alive and more.
How to Manage Separation Anxiety
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis experiences a lot of anxiety in all areas of his life. When it comes to being social and making friends Travis' anxiety is magnified to a level that is difficult to manage. Travis develops separation anxiety with his friends and finds it hard to be separated from his friend. Much like separation anxiety a baby has with it's mother, adults can suffer from separation anxiety with friends.
How to Overcome Anorexia, Bed-Wetting, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Part I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Do you or someone you know experience issues with anorexia, bed-wetting, or obsessive compulsive disorder. This book is a first hand account of how one man lived through all three of those issues as a young adult. This book will follow Travis through his path with a serious eating disorder and follow all of his attempts to try to eat healthy and not starve himself. A rare perspective from a male.
An Apology to the Autism Community Mental Illness, Stealing, and Lying
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
This book will talk about the mistakes I have made and how I am working to correct them. In this boo I will share how I was so desperate for friendship I was willing to steal from and lie to the people that I loved and the ones who loved me the most in order to feel companionship and intimacy. Intimacy and companionship are challenging for people with autism but mental illness got the best of me.
Autism Versus Mental Illness Part I
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
If I had to choose between having autism and having mental illness it would be a no brainer. I would choose to have autism and be proud of it. I cannot imagine living without autism because it has become such a big part of who I am in life. Mental illness can make it very difficult to function for me so I would prefer to have autism. Travis shares which is easier to cope with in this great book.
The Weatherboard Shed- My Battle of Surviving Child Sexual Assault
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You set the price! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
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I am an Adult Survivor of Child Sexual Assault. Eighteen months ago I recovered memories of being sexually assaulted for two years between the ages of 4 & 6. My book, The Weatherboard shed, is a short story of my experiences, as well as providing helpful information and support for other survivors and their families.