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Talking Them Through: Crisis Communications with the Emotionally Disturbed and Mentally Ill
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Conflict resolution
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Drawing on extensive experience with unstable, violent, intoxicated and mentally ill people, former Corrections Sergeant Rory Miller delivers a street-level guide to building rapport, taking command and avoiding force.
Women's Dreams and Nightmares
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 32,830. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What is special about women's dreams? What is important about women's nightmares?. Drawing on thirty eight years of clinical experience as a psychotherapist, recent research, and the theories of C.G. Jung, Tanya Wilkinson addresses these questions. Dr. Wilkinson provides guidance for remembering, recording and interpreting dreams. Recurring images and themes from women's dreams are analyzed.
She Was Once a Runner
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“She Was Once a Runner” gives an honest account of a female long distance runner on a Division I college scholarship and the resultant pressure cooker in which she lives. The memoir explores the physical and psychological effects of the Female Athlete Triad on a nineteen year old girl struggling to find her identity amidst a toxic team environment and discouraging parents.
The Mental and Emotional Tool Kit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
At times, we all have more emotion than we'd like to have. It often causes us to make mistakes with other people. For some, it gives purpose to unhealthy, self-defeating behavior that they struggle to stop engaging in. Generating emotion is part of being human, but it's not some inevitable product of what happens to us. We can learn to generate less emotion. This book will show you how to.
Finding Emotional Freedom: Access the Truth Your Brain Already Knows
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book provides a path out of emotional trauma to the emotional freedom that is our birthright. Therapist Dave Jetson, MS, uses intuitive experiential therapy to help clients access both the mind and the heart. In this book, he combines current brain research with his years of experience to offer a compelling method of deep recovery and transformation.
Diary Of A Swinger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 204,280. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sexual behavior, Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
A no-holds-barred account of a sexual adventure telling the intimate tale of three years in the life of a swinging couple from early doubts and anxieties, through the pitfalls and occasional disappointments, to ultimate fulfilment. This detailed story, of more than 200,000 words, is one of the most wide-ranging accounts you will ever read describing the psychology of alternative lifestyles.
Brief and Unusual Therapies
Series: Therapy Books, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
(5.00 from 1 review)
Designed for students in counseling programs and for therapists who want to improve their skills in brief counseling. Each chapter discusses a relevant point of brief therapy and gives a counseling example to illustrate the point. The chapters also provide questions for the reader to answer and an exercise to practice a particular skill.
An Uncommon Casebook: The Complete Clinical Work of Milton H. Erickson, M.D.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Psychology » Clinical psychology
(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.
The Seasons Of Our Lives: How they Alternate From Good to Bad and Vice Versa and How we Can Benefit from their Alternations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,640. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general
(5.00 from 1 review)
The moment you’ve finished reading this book, you’ll be able to learn whether the years just ahead are good or bad for you, and how long this season will last. You’ll be able thus to act accordingly: if there is a storm on the horizon, you’ll take shelter in time; if sunny days loom ahead, you’ll take advantage of it before the opportunity passes.
The Girl Nobody Wants
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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
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.
Domination & Submission: The BDSM Relationship Handbook, 2nd Ed.
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 162,360. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sexual alternatives, Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
2nd Edition. The definitive handbook on Domination and Submission (D/s) relationships and the BDSM lifestyle. A must-read for anyone considering or curious about fetish culture! Funny, insightful, educational, and inspiring. You'll love Michael Makai's irreverent and humorous treatment of this subject as he gives you the benefit of his 37 years of BDSM experience!
The Warrior Princess Submissive
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Women's sexuality, Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
WINNER: 2015 Golden Flogger Award for Best Nonfiction BDSM Book of the Year! She isn't your typical D/s submissive. She is wicked-smart, strong-willed, uber-competent, ultra-competitive, synergistic, switchy, and a crusader. She's no one's doormat; never a victim. The Warrior Princess Submissive is a kick-ass sub for the 21st century, and the hope and salvation of the BDSM lifestyle.
Long Road, Hard Lessons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,030. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by Tinderbox Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
(4.00 from 1 review)
A father & teenage son cycle from Ireland to Japan. Physical challenges, border bureaucracy, health scares and traffic hazards were all anticipated. The conflict they faced, spending 24hrs a day together under such arduous conditions was not. On one level, a life-changing travel adventure, this book also takes time to look at the psychological journey made by parents and children. Maps include
Mommy Can't You See..., His EYES Are Always On Me!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book is a recollection of a child’s memory, based on a true story of a child's disturbing abuse, mine. Writing has been self healing for me. I am sharing my story for the first time, hopefully to inspire other victims to be brave enough to face their demons and to write it all down.
Creativity and the Manic Depressive: In Search of Balance and Stability
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(4.00 from 1 review)
Yes, this is the story of my rather difficult life. On the other hand, it indicates that creativity has provided a balance against Manic Depression probably since high school. just didn't know it until the turn of the century. It's not an easy book to read. Graphic!
How to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse - A Pocket Guide for Parents and Families
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Child abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this book, you will learn signs to look for before abuse happens; how to communicate with your child to create open dialog; boundaries to draw; and even words to say. You will learn how offenders pick their victims, how to choose safe environments for child care, and more. This is a usable guide for everyday life.
A Penis Manologue: One Man's Response to The Vagina Monologues
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,650. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Men's sexuality, Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Content in this book was banned from a college classroom—the same college classroom that required the reading Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues. When Joe DiBuduo realized how reticent his own college professor and most men were to talk about penises, he felt obligated to share his own opinions and experiences with the male appendage.
No Comfort Zone: Notes on Living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Child abuse
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
No Comfort Zone challenges the reader to understand a bit of what it’s like to live with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). With insight, clarity and humor, the author describes the fear and unpredictability of her past and links them to her perceptions, reactions and hopes in the present.
Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Revised and updated for 2014. Defying Mental Illness is a plain-language guide to recovery from mental illness. Its strengths-based approach makes mental health disorders and treatment understandable. Covers schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, autism, suicide prevention, childhood mental illness and more. "Provides what's needed most" --NAMI Advocate