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How the Light Gets In: An Interview with Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Prism Light Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / Jungian
In this interview with writer Pat MacEnulty, Sufi teacher and mystic Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee discusses his Jungian philosophy, the teacher-disciple relationship, oneness, and his hopes and fears for humanity.
Born that Way, Temperamental Challenges in Relationships and Therapy
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,050. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Temperament provides a non-pathologizing perspective, as traits reciprocally impact attachment, learning disabilities, gender, culture, drug use, & anxiety/depression. Easy to difficult temperamental profiles influence dynamics from predictable childhood problems to adult relationships. Invested people can facilitate persons self-monitoring temperament & self-regulation w/ appropriate responses.
Down the Relationship Rabbit Hole, Assessment and Strategy for Therapy
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Therapists can help individuals, couples, & families repair fractured relationships. Straightforward questions, 5 concepts: trust, vulnerability, self-expression, empathy, & investment & a 7-step devolution of relationship model are presented to assess quality & status of problematic relationships and to direct therapeutic strategies and interventions to heal and rebuild positive relationships.
Navigating Life: 8 Simple Strategies to Guide Your Way
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,110. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
You know you are here on this planet to have an impact, but there seem to be so many possibilities and opportunities (and responsibilities and obligations!) How can you be sure that you’re headed in the right direction? Fortunately, there are skills you can develop to learn which choices move you in the direction of your dreams, and which just keep you spinning. Navigating Life will show you how.
Mine, Yours, and Ours, Addiction and Compulsivity in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Addiction & compulsivity often enter couple therapy. "Mine" or "yours" obscure addiction that is "ours." Addiction’s shadow sabotages "logical" therapy. The therapist can avoid stalemate arguing the "addict" label. Co-addiction is examined for mutual processes including attachment & family/cultural models. The therapist is the psycho-educator, witness, predictor, & planner for inevitable relapse.
The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars, Dependency and Histrionics in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Dependency & histrionics sabotages relationships through deference or flamboyance. The dependent turns others into the sun, the moon, & the stars- the center of the relationship, while the histrionic demands to be the sun, the moon, & the stars. Conceptual similarities, passive aggressive strategies & frailty, partner types, gender, sexuality, & cultural influences reveal strategies for therapy.
How To Persuade In 57 Ways
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
The 57 ways on how to persuade and influence people. In this book you will discover how can a cup of hot coffee make you persuasive, what's the secret of TED speakers in delivering a powerful presentation, how to persuade the hard-headed, and many many more.
Therapy Interruptus and Clinical Practice, Building Client Investment from First Contact through the First Session
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,840. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Therapy commences w/ first contact & proceeds thru intake & the first session. Practical & conceptual guidance focus specifically on the first phone contact & the first session, w/ comparable principles for marketing. 7 keys to create investment propose a framework & language to communicate rapport, expertise, wisdom, & credibility is "selling" therapy. Good therapy also equals good business.
How to Overcome Social Anxiety - Proven Strategies to Get Rid of Social Anxiety and Take Control of Your Social Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
(5.00 from 1 review)
Do you get anxious when comes to meeting people? Do you get paranoid everywhere you go that people are watching and judging you? Are you always suffering from this case of uneasiness when comes to social situations, afraid you might say or do something embarrassing, so you avoid them at all cause to feel safe? Take control and eliminate your social anxiety now with simple proven practical methods!
Opening the Can of Worms, Complications in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
The therapist must anticipate opening a "can of worms," that can confuse & overwhelm . The therapist is guided to reduce the third partner in the couple- emotional reactivity as expressed in bipolar disorder, PTSD, developmental trauma disorder, sexual trauma, self-medication, & personality disorders. The Predator-Prey-Witness triangle, psychodynamic, attachment, & more direct strategy & therapy.
Child Molestation Stories: Voices of Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (Molestation, Rape, and Incest)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(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.)
Out of the Monkey Trap, Breaking Negative Cycles for Relationships and Therapy
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,120. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Akin to the monkey trap, therapists using strategic principles help individuals, couples, & families who keep themselves stuck. Therapists must target harmful negative patterns that require interruption. Included are basic plans & questions, treatment plans, guidance for intervention, humor, 5 elements in the personal process, & 6 indicators for 1st & 2nd order change of dysfunctional behaviors
Conflict, Control, and Out of Control in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
The book guides how to promote appropriate assertiveness & aggression along a continuum w/o crossing to abuse; assessment for, management, & therapy when emotional reactivity becomes emotional abuse; & when verbal abuse predicts physical abuse. Therapist choice to engage or not deal w/domestic violence in therapy become functionally problematic when domestic violence is revealed unexpectedly.
Scorpion in the Bed, The Narcissist in Couples and Couple Therapy
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Series: Challenges in Couples and Couple Therapy, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
"Scorpion in the Bed, The Narcissist in Couples and Couples Therapy" Individual narcissism affects all aspects of couple's functioning. An assertive therapist role & strategy is required to deal w/ narcissistic behavior and attacks in the couple and couple therapy- the one best and perhaps, only opportunity for change. Understanding rationales for partners who couple w/ narcissists direct therapy.
CBT Learning Resource Manual
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Learning Resource Manual and Workbook The Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Learning Resource Manual is interactive. Filled with exercises, checklists and learning points, enables you to explore key CBT principles and discover how to apply them to your day-to-day life.
Being Happy: Part 3 Managing Your Expectations
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Series: Being Happy, Book 3 · Applied Psychology, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
When you keep your expectations low, you are seldom disappointed, and often happy. Living your life with low expectations is a tremendously liberating way to live; an excellent way to find lasting happiness. Your relationship with the world becomes a steady state where you are usually if not always feeling good. Read this eBook to find out how to get off the emotional roller-coaster and be happy.
Emdr
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
A memoir of a journey through EMDR treatment. A brief glimpse into a relatively new form of treatment that is life altering, life saving and one of the best forms of therapy that exist today.
PTSD Silent Heartache
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The author of PTSD Silent Heartache suffers with this illness so can empathise with others who suffer in silence. Whilst in the Parachute Regiment initially he transferred to the MCTC Colchester gaining qualifications in stress related issues to help all Tri Service Personnel in detention. This short book will help sufferers,relatives and friends, to have a better understanding of this illness.
Being Happy: Part 2
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Series: Being Happy, Book 2 · Applied Psychology, Book 18. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
In Being Happy Part 1 we explored the dynamics of happiness through self-actualisation, the achievement of your fullest potential. In Part 2, we discuss the work of Martin Seligman, a foremost proponent of the positive psychology movement and a leading source of advice on being happy.
Peak Mental Performance For Introverts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
A concise article about mental functioning in introverts which includes a number of practical ideas for introverts who want to make better use of their cognitive abilities (approximately 10,800 words, including references and resources).