Books tagged: schizophrenia

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Love in Los Angeles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Ted is an avid writer. He travels the country to attend writers conferences and book signings. He had always had a hard time dating but he secretly hoped to meet a woman at one of his conferences or book signings. The time came and when Tim was in Los Angeles he met a woman named Jennifer. The two of them hit it off and decided to spend some time together at the conference where they had fun.
Do People with Autism Lie?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
In this book Travis address the issue of lying and autism. A myth is that people with autism cannot lie. That myth is not always true because people with autism can sometimes be in their make believe world. Their make believe world can seem very real to them but it will not be real to others. This causes others to feel like someone with autism is lying to them and can hurt social relationships.
Overcoming Psychosis and Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis talks about his experience with psychosis and autism. Travis experiences a lot of psychosis because he has schizophrenia too. He shares that it is fairly easy for him to overcome the autism but it is extremely challenging for him to overcome psychosis. Travis shares what it is like to hear voices, have hallucinations, and have delusions that are not a part of real life, but they seem real.
Social Skills that Work for Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Sarah explains how she helped Sam learn how to read body language and improve his own body language to become more confident in himself. Sam and others with autism struggle with reading body language and non-verbal communication and this creates some problems because communication is 93% non-verbal and only 7% verbal. Sarah and Sam work hard to improve his social skills and Sarah helps others too.
Autism Versus Schizophrenia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis compares and contrasts autism with schizophrenia. He is diagnosed with both and says there are many similarities between autism and schizophrenia with a few differences. Both have imaginary make believe world's that are not related to real life or people in the real world. The difference is autism's make believe world is a coping mechanism as to schizophrenia is from voices and delusions.
A Schizophrenic Sociopath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis wonders if he could be a sociopath because of some of his behaviors that are associated with autism and schizophrenia. He has people he has never met and know nothing about him telling him that he is a sociopath because of his crazy behaviors. Travis has stolen from people in order to pay his autism bill that neurotypicals sometimes charge him. Is he schizophrenic or is he a sociopath?
Bella Meets Scooter and Miley Book I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Bella is a new puppy that the family decided to bring home. She is a mini dachshund. There are already two dogs in the family named Miley and Scooter. Scooter was the youngest until Bella got here and he was welcoming the idea of getting a younger sister. He did not want to be the youngest anymore. Meanwhile Miley was older and grouchy and she made sure the family know she did not want a puppy.
How Eating Healthy Helped Me Overcome Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Travis shares how eating healthier and more nutritional foods has helped his mental, emotional, and social health. Travis was skeptical of the diet working to help with autism but since he started eating healthy about a month ago he has noticed not only has his mental and emotional health improved, but his social skills had also improved a great deal. Travis is a huge fan of eating healthy foods.
I am Sorry I Have Schizophrenia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
In this book Travis apologizes for having schizophrenia and making so many mistakes in life. Travis tried to run his own business and failed and went bankrupt. Travis took money from a lot of people to provide a service but then was never able to provide the service because he did not charge enough to cover the cost of the service and he used his own business money to pay other people to like him.
Lost at Home Book II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Twelve year old John finds himself at home alone while his parents are on vacation. They forgot their son at home and now John is on a mission to defend his family's home from the bad guys Dan and Stan who intend to rob the place. John overhears them talking about breaking in and robbing the place so he begins to set up booby traps and find ways to defend his home from being robbed and vandalized.