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Sobriety: A Graphic Novel
Sobriety: A Graphic Novel
by Daniel R. Maurer
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The general trajectory of this work depicts the lives of five different addicts and/or alcoholics in the process of recovery. They do this through using the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous (and Narcotics Anonymous). More than that, they share their... (read more)

Available October 2014
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The Ministry of Thin: How the Pursuit of Perfection Got Out of Control
The Ministry of Thin: How the Pursuit of Perfection Got Out of Control
by Emma Woolf
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Were obsessed with weight, we dislike our bodies, we worry about the food we eat, we feel guilty, we diet. Too many of us are locked into a war with our own bodies which well never win, and which will never make us happy. The Ministry of Thin takes a... (read more)

Available June 2014
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How to Raise a Drug-Free Kid: The Straight Dope for Parents
How to Raise a Drug-Free Kid: The Straight Dope for Parents
by Joseph A. Califano, Jr.
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The highly acclaimed comprehensive guide to getting your child through the formative pre-teen, teen, and college years drug-free—now completely revised and updated. Nearly every child will be offered drugs or alcohol before graduating high school... (read more)

Available September 9, 2014
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The Genie in Your Genes: Epigenetic Medicine and the New Biology of Intention
The Genie in Your Genes: Epigenetic Medicine and the New Biology of Intention
by Dawson Church
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Your genes respond to your thoughts, emotions and beliefs. The way you use your mind shapes your brain, turning genes on and off in ways that can dramatically affect your health and wellbeing. In this best-selling, award-winning book, researcher Dawson... (read more)

Available September 2014
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The Story Behind the Little Red Book: The Evolution of a Twelve Step Classic (Legacy 12)
The Story Behind the Little Red Book: The Evolution of a Twelve Step Classic (Legacy 12)
by Damian Mcelrath, Ph.d.
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Inspired by the Twelfth Step—to carry the message to others—early AA visionary Ed Webster began in the 1940s to write down his ideas about the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous. With the sounding board of his home group, he compiled helpful... (read more)

Available August 2014
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Facing the Shadow: Starting Sexual and Relationship Recovery
Facing the Shadow: Starting Sexual and Relationship Recovery
by Patrick J. Carnes
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For all addicts, a moment comes when they realize they have a problem. There is sudden clarity—the insight that life has become unmanageable. That moment, however, is fragile. It is easily lost to craving and denial. People struggling with sex... (read more)

Available July 2014
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Overcoming Adversity: How Energy Tapping Transforms Your Life's Worst Experiences: A Primer for Post-Traumatic Growth
Overcoming Adversity: How Energy Tapping Transforms Your Life's Worst Experiences: A Primer for Post-Traumatic Growth
by Caroline Sakai
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In the gut-wrenching stories of patients told by psychologist Dr. Caroline Sakai in this riveting book, you'll see the full range of human misery. Stories range from that of Josh, suicidal after fighting depression for years to Angelique, whose entire... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Kick Your Addiction: How to Quit Anything
Kick Your Addiction: How to Quit Anything
by Frederick Woolverton
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Is a smoking, alcohol, food, gambling, Internet, drug, or sex addiction holding you back from getting what you want most? Over the past twenty-five years, renowned addiction therapist Dr. Frederick Woolverton has used his dynamic, empathetic approach to... (read more)

Available October 2014
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The Recovering Body: Physical and Spiritual Fitness for Living Clean and Sober
The Recovering Body: Physical and Spiritual Fitness for Living Clean and Sober
by Jennifer Matesa
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In our former lives as practicing alcoholics and addicts, we likely punished our bodies as much as our minds. And yet, recovery programs often neglect the physical, focusing primarily on the mental, emotional, and spiritual dimensions of staying sober... (read more)

Available October 2014
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Painkillers, Heroin, and the Road to Sanity: Real Solutions for Long-Term Recovery from Opiate Addiction
Painkillers, Heroin, and the Road to Sanity: Real Solutions for Long-Term Recovery from Opiate Addiction
by Joani Gammill
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Recovery from prescription painkiller or heroin addiction can feel impossible, especially considering that those who have gone through typical 28-day treatment programs often experience relapses and sometimes, fatal overdoses. But there is hope. In... (read more)

Available July 2014
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Shadows of the Cross: A Christian Companion to Facing the Shadow
Shadows of the Cross: A Christian Companion to Facing the Shadow
by Craig Cashwell
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Often Christians who struggle with sex addiction live the ultimate "Jekyll and Hyde" existence, being active in their church communities even as they hide their addiction. The Christian church, in general, struggles to address issues of sexuality in a... (read more)

Available August 2014
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By Her Side: Eating Disorders and the Joy of Recovery for Young Women
By Her Side: Eating Disorders and the Joy of Recovery for Young Women
by Deborah P. Schone
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“I wish I could stop!" Kristin Haroldsen, a beautiful, talented, and charming girl of sixteen struggled with bulimia until, tragically, her eating disorder took her life. Using actual journal entries, Deborah Schone, Kristins best friend, re... (read more)

Available July 2014
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Always Turned on: Facing Sex Addiction in the Digital Age
Always Turned on: Facing Sex Addiction in the Digital Age
by Robert Weiss
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Technology has significantly changed our world. Sexual imagery and encounters can now be accessed anywhere, anytime, using portable electronic devices. Users can generate a stream of graphic pornography, a wide variety of virtual sexual activities, and... (read more)

Available December 2014
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The Asam Principles of Addiction Medicine
The Asam Principles of Addiction Medicine
by Richard Ries
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This comprehensive "state of the art" reference text is written by many of the world's leading experts in addiction medicine. The editors and contributors are drawn from many areas of the field: patient-oriented research, internal... (read more)

Available June 2014
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Embody: Learning to Love Your Unique Body (and Quiet That Critical Voice!)
Embody: Learning to Love Your Unique Body (and Quiet That Critical Voice!)
by Connie Sobczak
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This books message is rooted in the belief that people inherently possess the wisdom necessary to make healthy choices and live in balance. It emphasizes that self-love, acceptance of genetic diversity in body size, celebration of the unique beauty of... (read more)

Available June 2014
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My Thinning Years: Starving the Gay Within
My Thinning Years: Starving the Gay Within
by Jon Derek Croteau
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As a child, Jon tried desperately to be his fathers version of the all-American boy, denying his gayness in a futile attempt to earn the love and respect of an abusive man. With this he built a deep, internalized homophobia that made him want to... (read more)

Available September 2014
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Parental Incarceration and the Family: Psychological and Social Effects of Imprisonment on Children, Parents, and Caregivers
Parental Incarceration and the Family: Psychological and Social Effects of Imprisonment on Children, Parents, and Caregivers
by Joyce A. Arditti
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Winner of the 2014 Outstanding Book Award presented by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Over 2% of U.S.children under the age of 18—more than 1,700,000 children—have a parent in prison. These children experience very real... (read more)

Available August 22, 2014
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Spirit Recovery Medicine Bag: A Transformational Guide for Living Happy, Joyous, and Free
Spirit Recovery Medicine Bag: A Transformational Guide for Living Happy, Joyous, and Free
by Lee Mccormick
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Feeling limited by circumstances, substances, or behaviors often leads to the simple, yet profound question, "Is this all there is?" This question is an opportunity to rediscover one's truth and live life more fully and authentically. Spirit Recovery... (read more)

Available June 2014
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Refuge Recovery: A Buddhist Path to Recovering from Addiction
Refuge Recovery: A Buddhist Path to Recovering from Addiction
by Noah Levine
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Bestselling author and renowned Buddhist teacher Noah Levine adapts the Buddha's Four Noble Truths and Eight Fold Path into a proven and systematic approach to recovery from alcohol and drug addiction—an indispensable alternative to the 12-step... (read more)

Available June 2014
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Drunk Mom: A Memoir
Drunk Mom: A Memoir
by Jowita Bydlowska
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A gripping, brutally honest memoir of motherhood in the shadow of alcoholism Three years after giving up drinking, Jowita Bydlowska found herself throwing back a glass of champagne like it was ginger ale. It was a special occasion: a party celebrating... (read more)

Available May 27, 2014
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