Books tagged: resilience

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Best Practice Report: Mental Toughness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
Mental toughness (or resilience) is both a natural attribute and a learned behaviour. It helps people carry on during difficult times and, as a result, grow in confidence and ultimately triumph.
A Journey of Pride: From Mauritius to Melbourne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Gay and lesbian
When his older brother asks him if he is gay, Jacques is first stunned by the question. Soon after he’s come out, Jacques leaves behind the idyllic island of Mauritius, and embarks on a journey of self-discovery. This is a poignant story of resilience and hope. Despite the challenges, Jacques finds fulfilment, happiness and success, living the life he wanted.
World Livestock 2013 - Changing disease landscapes
Price: Free! Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Changing disease landscapes offers a comprehensive approach for the promotion of global health and gives greater emphasis on agro-ecological resilience, protection of biodiversity and efficient use of natural resources to ensure safer food supply chains.
Astro is Down in the Dumps A Teaching Resource Book
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / mental disabilities, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
This is the teaching resource book that can be used with Astro is Down in the Dumps. It is only available as a PDF on Smashwords so that it can be printed and used in the teaching environment. There is also a weblink and a password at the back of the book so you can download a PDF at anytime.
Life Happens: Bounce Back!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,340. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Tasfil Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Motivational speaker, life coach and TV personality, Lisa Bien, presents her 4-step Bounce Back Into You plan, a proven strategy to help anyone rebound and recover from personal adversity.
Isolates and Survivors: Stories of Resilience
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,260. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Isolates and Survivors began as a collection of stories about hardy, tenacious people and how they overcome their grueling circumstances. In this collection people endure mental instability, find everything they know to be true is wrong, and yet still reach out tenderly, even though the world hands them stones on their cracked plate.
The Resiliency rEvolution: Your Stress Solution for Life, 60 Seconds at a Time
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Work-related health
The Resiliency rEvolution is your stress solution. Rather than letting stress diminish your life, you can become more resilient to it. Using your primitive hardwiring to your advantage, you can learn how to recover from stress more quickly and raise your threshold for it. Utilizing realistic and manageable tactics, you'll soon be on your way toward a more resilient, healthy life.
Jounce: Crafting a Resilient Life in an Increasingly Chaotic World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,190. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Jounce is an actual physics term – it’s the fourth derivative of position over time. The word is seldom encountered in science class, yet we all experience jounce in our lives: being jerked around in several directions at once. From a traffic ticket to bad news from your doctor to a global catastrophe, the sources of jounce are all around us. This book is about how to handle being jounced.
iridescence
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,940. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
At 34 years of age, Paul Callaghan had it all. Especially for an Aboriginal person. But on his 35th birthday, Paul’s life came crashing down. iridescence is the story of his return to country, of finding himself, and of finding a path lost not just him, but to many of us, regardless of culture or background. Written for people everywhere, iridescence will help you find your colours.
Whatever Happened to Patient 2410
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,770. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
At age 15, Minda Lazarov became Patient 2410 at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital when diagnosed with Hodgkin's - a disease of the lymph nodes. The "C word" was never spoken that day in 1970. The fact that Minda survived into her 50's is remarkable in itself, but what makes her story so compelling is the intelligence of her writing, the humor of her humanity, and the resilience of her spirit.