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Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry
Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry
by Jeffrey A. Lieberman, M.d.
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The fascinating story of psychiatry's origins, demise, and redemption, by the former President of the American Psychiatric Association. Psychiatry has come a long way since the days of chaining "lunatics" in cold cells and parading them as freakish... (read more)

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Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Interventions for Trauma and Attachment (Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology)
Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Interventions for Trauma and Attachment (Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology)
by Pat Ogden
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The body's intelligence is largely an untapped resource in psychotherapy, yet the story told by the "somatic narrative"-- gesture, posture, prosody, facial expressions, eye gaze, and movement -- is arguably more significant than the story told by the... (read more)

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How to Be Happy (or at Least Less Sad): A Creative Workbook
How to Be Happy (or at Least Less Sad): A Creative Workbook
by Lee Crutchley
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Author and illustrator Lee Crutchley brings his lively interactive approach to a little-discussed but very common issue: the struggle with depression and anxiety.   Through a series of supportive, surprising, and engaging prompts, HOW TO BE HAPPY... (read more)

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Powers of Two: How Relationships Drive Creativity
Powers of Two: How Relationships Drive Creativity
by Joshua Wolf Shenk
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“This is a book about magic, about the Beatles, about the chemistry between people, about neuroscience, and about the buddy system; it examines love and hate, harmony and dissonance, and everything in between. The result is wise, funny, surprising,... (read more)

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The Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in Our Times
The Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in Our Times
by Barbara Taylor
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In the late 1970s, Barbara Taylor, then an acclaimed young historian, began to suffer from severe anxiety. In the years that followed, Taylor’s world contracted around her illness. Eventually, her struggles were severe enough to lead to her... (read more)

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Aspertools: The Practical Guide for Understanding and Embracing Asperger's, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and Neurodiversity
Aspertools: The Practical Guide for Understanding and Embracing Asperger's, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and Neurodiversity
by Harold S. Reitman, M.d.
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If you ask Dr. Harold Reitman, labels are a lousy way to describe a unique human being, whether it's Asperger's, high functioning autism, ADHD, dyslexia, Tourette's or even the so-called neurotypical brain itself. One size does not fit all. Everyone's... (read more)

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Moody Bitches: The Truth about the Drugs You're Taking, the Sleep You're Missing, the Sex You're Not Having, and What's Really Making
Moody Bitches: The Truth about the Drugs You're Taking, the Sleep You're Missing, the Sex You're Not Having, and What's Really Making
by Julie Holland
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A groundbreaking guide for women of all ages that shows womenand#8217;s inherent moodiness is a strength, not a weakness and#160; As women, we learn from an early age that our moods are a problem. Bitches are moody. To succeed in life, we are told, we... (read more)

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Thriving Under Stress: Harnessing Demands in the Workplace
Thriving Under Stress: Harnessing Demands in the Workplace
by Thomas W. Britt
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We have all experienced work conditions that tax our ability to cope. Many of us have experienced these demands for long periods of time and have developed psychological, and even physical, problems. Most employees can also recall times when they have... (read more)

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Awakened by Autism: Embracing Autism, Self, and Hope for a New World
Awakened by Autism: Embracing Autism, Self, and Hope for a New World
by Andrea Libutti, M.d.
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     When she was told that her 20-month-old son had autism, Dr. Andrea Libutti was devastated. Therapists said he would never communicate with others, nor would he ever form meaningful relationships. Still, Andrea refused to accept... (read more)

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Why Grow Up?: Subversive Thoughts for an Infantile Age
Why Grow Up?: Subversive Thoughts for an Infantile Age
by Susan Neiman
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A wry and witty meditation on modernitys obsession with youth and its denigration of maturity In Why Grow Up? the philosopher Susan Neiman asks not just why one should grow up but how. In making her case she draws chiefly from the thought of... (read more)

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The Wandering Mind: What the Brain Does When You're Not Looking
The Wandering Mind: What the Brain Does When You're Not Looking
by Michael C. Corballis
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If weand#8217;ve done our job welland#151;and, letand#8217;s be honest, if we're luckyand#151;youand#8217;ll read to the end of this description. Most likely, however, you wonand#8217;t. Somewhere in the middle of the next paragraph, your mind will... (read more)

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Murderous Minds: Exploring the Criminal Psychopathic Brain: Neurological Imaging and the Manifestation of Evil
Murderous Minds: Exploring the Criminal Psychopathic Brain: Neurological Imaging and the Manifestation of Evil
by Dean A. Haycock, Ph.d.
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How many times have you seen a murder on the news or on a TV show like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and said to yourself, "How could someone do something like that?" Today, neuroscientists are imaging, mapping, testing and dissecting the source of the... (read more)

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Supersurvivors: The Surprising Link Between Suffering and Success
Supersurvivors: The Surprising Link Between Suffering and Success
by David B Feldman
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We all face setbacks, losses, and adversity in life. More than four billion of us will even survive a trauma. Most will eventually bounce back. But some people do more: they bounce forward. These are the supersurvivors—people who not only... (read more)

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The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny
The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny
by Peter Mcgraw
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Part road-trip comedy and part social science experiment, a scientist and a journalist “shed fascinating light on what makes us laugh and why” (New York Post). Two guys. Nineteen experiments. Five continents. 91,000 miles. The Humor Code... (read more)

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Commit to Win: How to Harness the Four Elements of Commitment to Reach Your Goals
Commit to Win: How to Harness the Four Elements of Commitment to Reach Your Goals
by Heidi Reeder
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Anyone whos ever given up on a New Years resolution knows: Willpower eventually runs out. Whether the goal is personal or professional, the factor that really determines success is an individuals commitment level. Heidi Reeder, PhD, is a highly regarded... (read more)

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Madness in Civilization: A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine
Madness in Civilization: A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine
by Andrew Scull
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"A wonderful book, fascinating and beautifully written, with Sculls usual verve and erudition. Madness in Civilization explores how ancient and medieval societies coped with psychosis and shows that, brain imaging and psychotropic drugs notwithstanding... (read more)

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The Therapeutic "Aha!": 10 Strategies for Getting Your Clients Unstuck
The Therapeutic "Aha!": 10 Strategies for Getting Your Clients Unstuck
by Courtney Armstrong
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Courtney Armstrong's explores the thrilling and rare moment when a client reaches an elusive realization, allowing them to make meaningful change. In 10 straightforward strategies, this practical book demonstrates how to shake things up in therapy when a... (read more)

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Adulthood & Aging
Adulthood & Aging
by Marion G Mason
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This text provides an engaging perspective on the issues, challenges, and joys of adult development and aging.  It provides a balanced and integrated treatment of young, middle, and later adulthood, concluding with a discussion of life satisfaction... (read more)

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Forgetting: Myths, Perils and Compensations
Forgetting: Myths, Perils and Compensations
by Douwe Draaisma
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In his highly praised book The Nostalgia Factory, renowned memory scholar Douwe Draaisma explored the puzzling logic of memory in later life with humor and deep insight. In this compelling new book he turns to the “miracle” of forgetting. Far... (read more)

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Analysis of the Cognitive Interview in Questionnaire Design (Understanding Qualitative Research)
Analysis of the Cognitive Interview in Questionnaire Design (Understanding Qualitative Research)
by Gordon B. Willis
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Cognitive interviewing, based on the self-report methods of Ericsson and Simon, is a key form of qualitative research that has developed over the past thirty years. The primary objective of cognitive interviewing, also known as cognitive testing, is to... (read more)

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