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The Cake is a Lie
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Price: Free! Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Meet Marco Caldirola-Davis, adolescent millennial. Under his dinosaur teeth and baby fat hides an ambition to rival Ozymandias. Meet his teenage social scene. Competitive. Cutthroat. He fit in perfectly. (Memoir. True story, no lie).
How To Eat An Elephant
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Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Stress
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Sometimes the only difference between success and failing is encouragement. How To Eat An Elephant provides a big does of encouragement using quotes & Scriptural principles and verses. Be blessed with it - and bless others with it. After all, the price is right.
How to Be Free
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Series: How to Be Free, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Aussiescribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
How can we free ourselves from mental suffering? How can we unlock what the poet William Blake referred to as “the mind-forged manacles” - those unhelpful, unfounded and inflexible habits of thought which keep us from reaching our true creative potential?
Dealing With Sexual Abuse: A Young Person's Insights
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Price: Free! Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Hannah has bravely shared her teenager diaries to provide rare insights into the experience of sexual abuse. She then writes of her ordeal in the criminal justice system, and the ongoing impacts of the abuse on her life, now aged 25. To conclude, she provides advice for abuse survivors and their supporters, and ideas for preventing abuse.
Prisoner Of My Past
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010. Category: Essay » Sociology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
One woman's journey and understanding of her memories of childhood abuse.
The Girl Nobody Wants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
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You only get one chance to live your life as a child but Lily was never given that chance; her childhood was taken from her before it ever begun. From the age of four, when she was first sexually abused, her life changed forever and when she walked through the Catholic Church run institution's doors in Ireland, her life continued along the same path that has destroyed her soul. This is Child abuse
Explore your blind spot
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Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
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Discover how the mind hides its tracks. This is a short guide to one of the secrets of mind and brain. Find out about the gaps in your vision and how your mind is designed to stop you noticing them.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD
(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.
Materialism Is Masturbation : Essays In Freedom
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Series: How to Be Free, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Aussiescribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Has materialism become a joyless addiction? Is idealism making things worse for us? Have we underestimated the healing power of the erotic? Can the symbolic language of religion tell us something about the nature of the mind? Is the "Kingdom of Heaven" within? These are some of the questions explored in these essays by the author of "How to Be Free".
Hurt-Proofing Ourselves
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Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Aussiescribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
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This short essay presents a technique for protecting ourselves against verbal bullying. It also looks at how we can regain a childlike sense of joy and give ourselves a secure psychological base for our relationships and our view of the world.
Distracted Driving: The Multi-Tasking Myth
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Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
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We all want to believe we can drive responsibly and monitor distractions. But our attention is limited by nature, and we are often very subtly distracted from noticing things right in front of us. We really are not good multi-taskers when our attention is spread over tasks that require dedicated attention, including talking on cell phones while driving.
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
A summary and description of the clinical cases of the late psychiatrist and hypnotherapist, Milton H. Erickson, M.D., compiled by one of his former students, the psychotherapist Bill O'Hanlon.
NLP: a Trauma Case Study
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
A case study about a client with a traumatic experience. This case study displays a Neuro-Linguistic-Programming (NLP) therapy. Only NLP was used. It follows our sessions together from start to end, displaying techniques and some of the skills involved with NLP therapy.
The Seasons Of Our Lives: How do they Alternate From Good to Bad and Vice Versa? How Can we Benefit from their Alternations?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
How do our lives’ seasons alternate from good to bad and vice versa? Is there any certain pattern – and so we can foresee how long each season would last? Or do they alternate irregularly and at random? The readers will find the answer in this book. Based on the answer they will see after that how they can benefit from their lives’ alternations of seasons. The results are astonishing.
Revolted
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Price: Free! Words: 194,560. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is part 1 of a 10 books suite. In this one I explore different points of views expressing the revolt and frustration of the character at living in the current reality. The subject mostly turns around the personal life of the character while attacking the sources of his problems. It is an initiation to my vision of things too.
Social Truths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Social Truths is about better understanding society to better understand ourselves. This book lays out a buffet of sociological nuggets about society, allowing you to take in deep concepts in bite-sized ways that are easily digestible and surprisingly delicious. Bon appetit!
The Mindful Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Six Seconds Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
(5.00 from 1 review)
We've heard a lot about "mindfulness," but is it enough? What happens if we also bring "heartfulness" to be emotionally present and awake? This mini eBook by Indian psychologist Arati Suryawanshi introduces the power of blending these concepts. It includes an introduction by EQ expert Joshua Freedman, and four lessons for developing a Mindful Heart.
Cultivating Your Everyday Mindfulness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
In recent years the age-old concept of mindfulness has received a lot of attention. With such attention comes a flood of overwhelming information and advice. Making the concept practical and acccessible to all, the author has written a clear, concise, jargon-free guide to adapting mindfulness into daily life. An invitation to explore mindfulness in a way that's enjoyable and pressure-free.
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 1 review)
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.
Dedicated to MH370
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Dedicated to MH 370, in memory of the victims and their grieving families and friends, are these two short poems. A tragic incident, leaving in its wake painful memories of the fateful flight MH370 took to the air. A brief essay on grieving and working out grief. [The above poem and work is generic for all faiths and has no religious content]