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The Fruitcake
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Get off your dead ass, the author advises victims of schizophrenia. Seeing your doctor, taking your pills, and staring out the window are not enough. Do something. He skis, hunts, and fishes to get well. Forty years ago he was in a straight jacket. Today he plays in a handball league and attends theater. Work is his salvation. Life is good. Action cured him more than words.
Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis for Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,470. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This is an advanced book taking a look at how to use ABA therapy to help all individuals with autism across the lifespan at all functioning levels. This book breaks down the three term contingency that life depends upon. The ABC contingency or the antecedent, behavior, and consequence breaks down all there components to behavior and social skills. Behaviors are social skills that have context .
As Wense Perde Was (Afrikaanse uitgawe - Afrikaans Edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: Afrikaans. Published: October 15, 2017 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
By die altaar gelos en sonder 'n huis gelaat, het Rosie Xalbadora 'n werk geneem as 'n goewernantes op die rand van die Australiese wildernis. Daar ontmoet sy Pippa Bristow, 'n sensitiewe kind wat haar ouers se bitter egskeiding hanteer deur te ontsnap na 'n magiese wêreld van sprokie koninginne en eenhoring perde. Aangestel om Pippa te help met haar verswakkende studies, raak sy 'n pion in...
On a Long Forgotten Road: anno nil - year zero
Price: Free! Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
But when his world is destroyed, he seeks vengeance on the people responsible. And the old man is further transformed from a mentally ill loner, into the monster he fears.
Response to Neurodiversity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017 by Breeding Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
In a response to the book Neurotribes and the idea of neurodiversity Travis talks about the dangers of the neurodiversity movement and advocates for more advocacy movements for people with autism who would like a cure for autism. Autism looks different for everyone so each person wants something different and there is a great need to meet the needs of all autistic people to ensure their happiness.
I'm in the Circus
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
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Are we all just searching for happiness, or is that just a distraction from finding something else?
Poisoned By My Antipsychotics and Antidepressants
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017 by Breeding Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Off of his medications Travis shares how his life is much better. He feels amazing and is starting to regain some of the cognitive thinking skills he had as a child. When Travis started medication for psychosis and depression he noticed a rapid decline in cognitive functioning which made him more depressed and more isolated. Now Travis tells his story to prevent the same from happening to others.
Crash and Burn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Crash and Burn is the compelling tale of four people whose lives are turned upside down by a single act of unhinged rage, leading to a quest for vengeance so powerful it will take multiple lives to atone for it.
Shattered Living
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Justice K. Chambers' debut work, Shattered Living, touches on the fragility and darkness of the human state when suffering with mental illness. In this collection of fifty-two poems, she takes the reader on an eye-opening journey of inner turmoil and loss of self, then brings them to a place of acceptance, where they can learn to cope and find their light in the shadows again.
Monochrome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,700. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017 by Feminine Collective Media. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Frightened by foreign anger and overwhelming depression, the first-time mother decides to end her life to spare the life of her only child. But before she acts on her dark intuition, she is overcome by a panic attack and blacks out. When she wakes, she finds herself in the alternate world of Monochrome, where memories are the only currency acceptable.