Books tagged: schizophrenia

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Becoming a Cheese Head
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
During an injury filled season for the Green Bay Packers Tim gets his call to play wide receiver and running back with Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. An unlikely person to ask, Tim is given the chance to make his childhood dream of becoming a cheese head or a Packers player a reality. After never playing a game of high school or college football Tim takes the filed for the Packers with some pride.
Autism is Treatable
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares how autism is treatable and not curable. Many on the spectrum get defensive when a cure is talked about. He feels it is important to discuss interventions that treat autism but not focus so much on curing everyone's autism. Each person has their own unique set of needs. Few want to be cured while most just want to be helped. Travis shares what treatments are effective for his autism.
Imaginary Real Friends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis shares the creation of his make-believe world in response to the harsh reality mental illness has dealt him. Travis forms imaginary friendships with real people that are semily famous or with news anchors he sees on television. He talks of his imaginary friendships with real people like the Huntington North girls basketball team and Nicole Briscoe from ESPN Sports Center on the television.
Third Party Voices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis describes a life torn from reality where third party voices control you. They try to influence your ever decision and action. Auditory and visual hallucinations complicate his daily life and cause simple tasks like waking up and showering to be a hundred times more challenging for him than the average person. Travis shares his journey with schizophrenia and defeating the third-party voices.
Third Party Voices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis describes a life torn from reality where third party voices control you. They try to influence your ever decision and action. Auditory and visual hallucinations complicate his daily life and cause simple tasks like waking up and showering to be a hundred times more challenging for him than the average person. Travis shares his journey with schizophrenia and defeating the third party voices.
Losing Aaron: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In Losing Aaron, Ingrid Blaufarb Hughes has written a compelling tale of a mother's struggle with her son's mental illness and suicide. She makes us understand how, when one person in a family suffers from the cruelty of schizophrenia, it informs and defines the lives of all those who love that person
Living with Schizophrenia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Ever wonder what it is like to live in a split reality where half of your life revolves around the reality of experiencing things that are not real? Travis describes this split personality of what life is like living with Schizophrenia in this educational book. Learn about Travis' hallucinations, delusions, and voices as he learns to cope with psychosis. Travis examines what is real and not real.
How to Make Friends with Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Learn how someone with Autism makes friends and analyzes friendships through social thinking. Travis shares his experiences in building meaningful friendships in this great book about friendship with autism. Learn how to use social skills to meet people and form friendships in socially acceptable ways that draw people to you instead of pushing them away. You will learn to make and keep friends.
The Apology
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis writes a heartfelt apology to the autism community for the way he behaved in the past due to his mental illness that magnified autism issues and made autism appear to be worse than what it really was. Now that Travis has answers and a full picture of what he is dealing with he is ready to apologize and correct the mistakes he made in the past and make things right with everyone he wronged.
How to Love Your Autism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Travis Breeding. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis shares how he learned to love his autism and himself during this amazing story of how a man received several medical diagnosis as he struggled to accept and love himself. He shares that learning to love himself might have been the greatest disability that he faced. Loving ourselves takes time and patience and that is something Travis does not have. Will he fall in love with himself again?