459 books (23 pages) in this category
by Stephen Grosz
<b><BR></b><b>'I want to change, but not if it means changing,' a patient once said to me in complete innocence</b><BR> <BR> What do we do when we find ourselves trapped by our own thoughts or behaviour? Drawing on his twenty-five years' ...
by Adam J. Kurtz
From the creative mind and heart of Adam J. Kurtz comes this quirky, upbeat rallying cry for creators of all stripes. Expanding on a series of popular guides he's created for Design*Sponge, this handwritten and heartfelt little book shares ...
by John Brockman
Unlock your mindFrom the bestselling authors of Thinking, Fast and Slow; The Black Swan; and Stumbling on Happiness comes a cutting-edge exploration of the mysteries of rational thought, decision-making, intuition, morality, willpower, ...
The Experience of Growing Up Among Worlds: The original, classic book on TCKs
by David C. Pollock
by John Brockman
Drawn from the cutting-edge frontiers of science, This Explains Everything will revolutionize your understanding of the world.What is your favorite deep, elegant, or beautiful explanation This is the question John Brockman, publisher of Edge.org
by John Brockman
Reporting from the cutting edge of scientific discovery, today's visionary thinkers target the greatest roadblocks to innovation.Few truly new ideas are developed without first abandoning old ones. In the past, discoveries often had to wait for ...
Understanding a Human Obsession
by Daniel J. Levitin
Have you ever wondered why you can identify your favourite song from hearing only the first two notes? Or why you can't get that annoying jingle out of your head? Or why some songs move you and others leave you cold? Daniel Levitin's brilliantly
by Daniel H Pink
In this provocative book, <i>New York Times</i> and <i>Wall Street Journal</i> bestselling author Daniel H. Pink offers a fresh look at the art and science of persuasion. Physicians sell patients on a remedy. Lawyers sell juries on a ...
by Joshua Sparrow
by Susan Forward
Pride, Joy, and Families in Transition
by Elijah C. Nealy
<p><b>A comprehensive guide to the medical, emotional, and social issues of trans kids.</b></p> <p>These days, it is practically impossible not to hear about some aspect of transgender life. Whether it is the bathroom issue in North Carolina, ...
by JEREMY GRIFFITH
The world is in crisis! What is the solution? Ultimately, we have to find the redeeming, and thus transforming, understanding of our psychologically troubled human condition. And it is precisely that dreamed-of insight, and its now desperately ...
A Sensorimotor Approach to Psychotherapy
by Pat Ogden
<p>The body, for a host of reasons, has been left out of the talking cure. Psychotherapists who have been trained in models of psychodynamic, psychoanalytic, or cognitive therapeutic approaches are skilled at listening to the language and affect
The Go-to Guide
by Babette Rothschild
<p>Since 1980, when PTSD first appeared as a diagnostic category, the number of people seeking trauma therapy has grown exponentially. Victims of traumatic events seek treatment for their often debilitating symptoms. Here, a leading trauma ...
Practices for Safe and Transformative Healing
by David A. Treleaven
<p>From elementary schools to psychotherapy offices, mindfulness meditation is an increasingly mainstream practice. At the same time, trauma remains a fact of life: the majority of us will experience a traumatic event in our lifetime and up to ...
Bringing the Body into Treatment
by David Emerson
<p>When treating a client who has suffered from interpersonal trauma—whether chronic childhood abuse or domestic violence, for example—talk therapy isn't always the most effective course. For these individuals, the trauma and its ...
An Introductory Guide
by Tracey J. Jarvis
The first edition of this book was based upon the recommendations of the Quality Assurance in the Treatment of Drug Dependence Project, and provided a step-by-step-guide for therapists working with clients with alcohol or other drug dependency ...
We Need You to Lead Us
by Seth Godin
A tribe is any group of people, large or small, who are connected to one another, a leader, and an idea. For millions of years, humans have been seeking out tribes, be they religious, ethnic, economic, political, or even musical (think of the ...Audio Book
Narcissism, Personality, and Dictatorship
by Dean A. Haycock
<p>Not everyone can become a tyrant. It requires a particular confluence of events to gain absolute control over entire nations. First, you must be born with the potential to develop brutal personality traits. Often, this is a combination of ...
Psychiatric Techniques of Milton H.Erickson, M.D.
by Jay Haley
<p><b>Milton H. Erickson, M.D. is generally acknowledged to have been the world's leading practitioner of medical hypnosis. His "strategic therapy," using hypnotic techniques with or without actually inducing trance, allows him to get directly ...