e-books in Mental Health category
by Landon Sessions - Smashwords , 2014
This book bis a collection of stories of bipolar people, and uses their experience, strength, and hope as a guide to recovery for managing the highs and lows in order to live fulfilling lives. The book also shares stories of families and friends ...
by Nathan Douglas Hansen - Smashwords , 2013
Walk a mile in the boots of a former soldier descending a personal downward spiral. Ride the manic highs and depressive lows as you are among the human remnants of recent wars - soldiers long since forgotten - and those charged with their care.
by Dennis Hou - Smashwords , 2013
This book is a written account of my true life experience battling schizophrenia. I start off hearing people gossiping about me, but as time progresses I start talking to people physically as well. As my symptoms worsen, I am admitted to hospital.
- Wikibooks , 2012
This work covers the techniques commonly referred to as hypnosis. It will also offer support material, or reference it, such as methods to induce, or reinforce specific mental states and any attitudes and beliefs that impact the phenomena.
- Wikibooks , 2012
Clinical depression can be an incapacitating illness, affecting your ability to perform tasks that require concentration and rendering you unable to work. We hope to provide you with the knowledge everyone should have about their mental well-being.
by Heather Taylor - Freado , 2011
Heather, who was head of department of a service for children, suffered a massive blow when she was falsely accused of slapping a pupil. She suffered severe reactive depression and anxiety as a result of the allegation. This book tells her story.
by Terry Dixon - Help-For , 2011
With information on anxiety and panic, symptoms of both anxiety and anxiety disorders and the way to overcome them, this book can help anyone to understand more about the cause and cure of the problem. The book focuses on causes, not just symptoms.
- NIMH , 2009
Depression is a common illness, and most who have it need treatment to get better. When a woman has a depressive disorder, it interferes with daily life, and causes pain for both the woman with the disorder and those who care about her.
- NIMH , 2009
Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe, and disabling brain disorder that has affected people throughout history. Researchers are developing more effective medications and using new research tools to understand the causes of schizophrenia.
by Susan Baur - University of California Press , 1989
In this book the author examines this wide-spread malady through the prism of multiple disciplines: anthropology, sociology, psychology, and medicine, demonstrating that both symptoms and treatment express cultural and social biases.
by Peter Bongiorno, Pina LoGiudice - Natural Medicine Journal , 2010
St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) is a well studied botanical medicine. This review focuses on the latest research and supports the use of hypericum preparations in mild to moderate depression and suggests it may be a favorable alternative ...
by Terri Tanielian - RAND Corporation , 2008
This monograph focuses on post-traumatic stress disorder, major depression, and traumatic brain injury. Unlike the physical wounds of war, these conditions are often invisible to the eye, remaining invisible to society in general.
by P. C. Fergusson - Four Sisters Publishing , 2008
Eddy's struggle with schizophrenia carries him to the deepest recesses of the human mind. In the midst of his descent, Jo is diagnosed with breast cancer. This is a story of love, madness, death, family loyalty and the bond between mothers and sons.