Books tagged: bibliotherapy

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Cardboard: A woman left for dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Cardboard: A woman left for dead is a fictionalized account of one woman's life-threatening eating disorder and her eventual hard-won recovery. Fiona Place has created Lucy, a narrator who is capable of taking the reader deep inside the puzzling experience known as anorexia nervosa. Acutely observed, a compelling and moving portrait it asks the big questions: Who am I? What do I want?
Bitss of Caramel Marmalade on Toast
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Bitssy is too scared to go outside because of Caramel. Too bad; Caramel seizes Bitssy. Drawing upon instinct, Bitssy battles like her ancestors would have. Caramel is sneaky though and tries to trap Bitssy. As Bitssy frees herself from fear, it is Caramel who becomes jarred by her own sour sugar coating. Suitable for teaching personal safety to 8+, including survivor adults
'Buddhish': The Unfeeling Doctor's Freefall into Buddhism, Grief and Grace
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
So how did this agnostic emergency doctor first find Buddhism, or Buddhish-ness? I had started practicing medicine while pregnant with my first child. Then my life shattered. At 20 weeks, I delivered a stillborn baby girl. A local priest said, "You need to forgive yourself, and I can't help you with that." This is the story of Buddhism leading me on my path to forgiveness.
One Side of Suicide; Experience moving from surviving to thriving
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
"One Side of Suicide" draws on the author's personal use of journaling to move from surviving to thriving in a powerful story of loss and love. Writing prompts help you go within on your own healing journey. Includes professional resources.
Go Home Danger
Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Go Home Danger is book 1/8 in the series of Kenroy stories. In GHD Kenroy and his classmates are helped deal with grief and guilt at the death of Samantha, of HIV/AIDS related causes. This is a bibliotherapy resource book and includes additional material for its use as such. Bibliotherapy promotes personal development by matching personal problems and social problems with a literary treatment.
Hoisting a Whirlwind: A Poetry Therapy/Creative Writing Resource Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Hoisting a Whirlwind endeavours to mobilize the will to seek meaning in that which transcends one's self and immediate circumstances through the activation of the power to imagine. They depict an open-hearted experiencing of the everyday perplexities of being in the modern world. The language is natural, the moods are accessible to anyone who has a heart, and the potential benefit transcendent
The Teardrop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Teardrop second in the Kenroy stories series. Corey, Kenroy's classmate and the focus of this story, has a dysfunctional household situation. For Developmental Bibliotherapy purposes, the story line "is most appropriate for teenagers who are dealing with transitions, trust, friendships, drug prevention, gangs, crime, morality...." Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson, Bibliotherapy Education Project
Pigfoot and Pigeon Hands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Pigfoot and Pigeon Hands finds Kenroy and Itchy up a tree, a black mango tree, just hanging out. Kenroy regales his friend with a story told to him by Granny years, before. It is the story of a man folks called Pigfoot.
Fighting For Hope: The Chronicles of Narnia and the Harry Potter Series as Transformative Works for Child Readers Traumatized by War
Price: Free! Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / General
In The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis and the Harry Potter series from J.K. Rowling, tales of child warriors battling evil are set within a buffered fantasy world, creating a safe haven for child readers to explore, frame, and define their own fears. These characters ultimately offer the possibility of empowerment to child readers lost in feelings of helplessness in the real world.