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"I Am Here" Stroke: A Journey of Life
Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Has someone in your family had a stroke or do you know anyone that has? This book describes what was going on in the mind of one particular stroke patient, as it was happening to her. The struggles she faced, the difficulties of rehab and her adjustments back to a different kind of normal. Also, there is information on the risk factors, signs and symptoms and a list of places to get support.
All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
More illuminating than a Supernova. More fun than a Klingon drinking song. Set a course for a view of disability through a Star Trek lens. From genetic engineering, to physical, cognitive and psychiatric disabilities, Dr. Lehmann provides 12 chapters of disability topics illustrated with dialogue from Star Trek episodes and movies.
Treatment of Choice
Series: The McFadden Novels, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Dr. Lauren McFadden and her husband Bryan build a resort-style home to provide rehabilitation to homeless teens facing traumatic disabilities. The couple soon learns that physical therapy alone isn't enough to heal wounds from emotional damages, but a prescription for tough love and compassion might just get them all through the toughest challenges, even when the law gets involved.
Climbing Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
My heart is pounding, I try to relax and focus as I sit on a start line of my World Championship race. Years earlier my heart pounded for a very different reason, I was cold, alone and shaking in pain. I wondered if I would survive the night. After falling 200ft hours earlier, I thought my dream of racing internationally would never happen. This inspiring story describes how I climbed back.
The Clinician’s Guide To Response Elaboration Training for Aphasia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / communicative disorders
This Recipe SLP guide provides a step-by-step how-to for implementing Response Elaboration Training and Modified RET for individuals with aphasia. This evidence-based guide explains the theory behind RET, describes tips, modifications, and variations for implementation, briefly summarizes published findings on patient outcomes, and provides active links to online resources.
Prime for Life: Functional Fitness for Ageless Living
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014 and represented by SterlingLordLit. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Based on cutting-edge research, more than two decades of hands-on experience, and the stories of real people, physical therapist Randy Raugh provides the innovative exercise strategies, tips, and tools you need to build and maintain a strong, pain-free, youthful body and protect yourself from disease, obesity, and the negative aspects of aging.
Wounded Rangers
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
On September 11, 2008, Warrant Officer Dominic Hagans of the 1st Battalion the Royal Irish Regiment became the latest casualty of the Afghan war when an improvised enemy bomb exploded under his vehicle, wrecking his legs and changing his life forever. As he embarked on the long road to rehabilitation and partial recovery, WO2 Hagans decided to record his experiences in print.
The Manual Wheelchair Training Guide
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / physical disabilities, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
People who use wheelchairs for mobility and transportation depend heavily on their wheelchair maneuvering skills to accomplish basic living tasks. This book was designed to be used by wheelchair users, their families, friends, caregivers, and anyone else who might need comprehensive information about manual wheelchair skills.
True North
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The saga of a Canada goose, along with a host of other geese and ducks, who demonstrates the importance of kin and clan. From the nonfiction book, Whispers from the Wild: Stories from a Wildlife Center--one of a collection of feel-good tales about animals, their myth and magic, and how they change, and are changed by, the people they come into contact with.
A Message to God
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The saga of a bald eagle, Native American Thunderbird, messenger to the gods, and national symbol of the United States, who offers comfort to a child. From the nonfiction book, Whispers from the Wild: Stories from a Wildlife Center--one of a collection of feel-good tales about animals, their myth and magic, and how they change, and are changed by, the people they come into contact with.