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Genre: Psychology

Adult Children of Abusive Parents

A history of a childhood abuse is not a life sentence. Here is hope, healing, and a chance to recover the self lost in childhood. Drawing on his extensive work with Adult Children, and on his own experience as a survivor of emotional neglect, therapist Steven Farmer demonstrates that through exercises and journal work, his program can help lead you through grieving your lo

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Zen Buddhism and Psychoanalysis

Zen Buddhism and Psychoanalysis, Erich Fromm, D. T. Suzuki, and De Martino. Approximately one third of this book is a long discussion by Suzuki that gives a Buddhist analysis of the mind, its levels, and the methodology of extending awareness beyond the merely discursive level of thought. In producing this analysis, Suzuki gives a theoretical explanation for many of the sw

Genre: Psychology

Not Really Gone

In every family there is a rock�the person that keeps things together. In Blaire Sharpe�s family, that rock was her grandma. As she shares the inspiring story of her relationship with her grandma, Blaire expands on the notion of what it really means to be loved.When she was just an infant, Blaire�s troubled parents divorced. Since both parents were incapable of raising B

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Before Its Too Late: Why Some Kids Get Into Trouble--and What Parents Can Do About It

Is it �just a phase,� or could your child be headed for serious trouble?If you sense that your child is seriously troubled, you may feel bewildered, helpless, ineffective. How can you stop your child from throwing away his or her life? How can you avoid thinking that you�ve failed as a parent? In this newly revised and expanded edition of the classic guide Before It�s Too

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The Sexual Enlightenment of Children

The new-born infant brings sexuality with it into the world.One of the many idea with which Freud startles the world was that even very young children are aware of sexual impulses and occupied with sexual problems. Furthermore, he said, neuroses in adults stem from the sexual fears and frustrations experienced at an early age. The essays collected here show how Freud dev

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Play Therapy: The Art of the Relationship

Play Therapy, 2nd Edition, is a thorough update to the 1991 first edition best-selling books, the most widely used texts for play therapy courses. It refreshes the history and development in play therapy including results of research done in the past 10 years. A new chapter is included on current issues and special populations relevant to the development of play therapy. T

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In the Minds Eye: Visual Thinkers, Gifted People with Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties, Computer Images and the Ironies of Creativity

In this updated edition to his fascinating exploration of the ironies of creativity, Thomas West furthers his ground-breaking research on how some innovations in computer visualization are making work and education more favorable to visual thinkers. In the Minds Eye exposes many popular myths about conventional intelligence by examining the role of visual-spatial stren

Genre: Psychology

Games People Play

We think were relating to other people. Actually were all playing games. Forty years ago, Games People Play revolutionized our understanding of what really goes on during basic social interactions. More than five million copies later, Dr. Eric Bernes classic is as astonishing & revealing as it was on the day it was first published.We play games all the time: sexua

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