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Self-Help & Relationships
by Monica F AndersonSuccess Is a Side Effect is a powerful, practical guide to achieving more fulfilling relationships at work, at home, and in your community. Bestselling author and motivational speaker Dr. Monica Anderson's unique approach to personal growth is illustrated with real-world situations, surprising statistics, and laugh out loud anecdotes. Discover the positive side effects of authentically pursuing your passions with practical lessons in leadership like: Schedule Your Nervous Breakdowns Th... more
by Robert UttaroUnlike many books about rape that include brief excerpts of survivors’ words, To the Survivors delivers uncensored stories from those who have been sexually abused plus the advocate-author voice that weaves their experiences together. The survivors are diverse in age, gender and ethnicity, yet each gives a similarly raw and heartfelt account of his or her victimization and recovery. The authenticity and vulnerability with which survivors speak resonates profoundly. Written for the millions of ... more
by Judy LairFrom the time Adam and Eve were cast out of the Garden of Eden, humankind has lived out of a rule-oriented, standardized framework. This strategy is great for getting tasks done, but significantly impacts the ability to do relationships well. Self-protection, anxiety, depression, bitterness, and resentment indicate a fear-based life. Learning how to love God, ourselves, and others requires a transformative process. Living a Relational lifestyle brings the happiness, contentment, and joy humans c... more
by Joyce Davis
Wouldn’t it be something if one woman, a small voice from the past, a farm-woman sitting at her kitchen table pouring out her heart on paper in thankfulness and gratitude for the children she adopted could in some manner impact the world? We never know the ramifications of our lives. We think they are simple. Are they? An Oregon farmer named Herry Holt began an adoption agency—mother adopted some of those magnificent children, and for ten years she wrote to Grandma Holt.... more
by Crystal PontiEvery mother, at some point, inevitably becomes her own worst enemy. In a millisecond, her halo crumbles and she has a moment so crazed it is forever known as the one—The Mother of All Meltdowns. Some of today’s hottest bloggers bare all (well, not quite like that) in this eye-opening, mind-blowing anthology. Be prepared to laugh, cry, and have your mouth fall open in disbelief. At times, they are so far from angelic, they make Attila the Hun look like Mother Teresa. So pour yourself a glass... more
by William GarciaNow O' Clock simply reaffirms what each and every one us experience every living moment of our lives...the present. Now O' Clock is an inspirational self-help book that takes my readers on a journey from now in 'time' and towards their own and last inevitable 'now' some 'time' in to future. It is about Time as being the pure essence of life and about life as being a "Doing" proposition....
by Laura Dion-Jones
WARNING: Commit To Get Fit is NOT Your Typical Diet and Fitness Book!
The failing of most “weight loss” books is that they are strict, regimented plans complete with recipes, rules and long, long lists of do’s and don'ts. This approach is exactly what Chicago author, TV/Radio Show Host, Certified Motivational Weight Loss Coach, Laura Dion-Jones challenges and changes in her revolutionary new book, Commit To Get Fit: Find the Secret to Your Own True and Everlasting ... more
by Judith Claire and Frank WiegersDiscover how understanding hormones—both hers and his—can transform your life and help you create a deeply satisfying intimate relationship with the one you love. Straightforward and compassionate, this down-to-earth relationship guide explains how hormones act as the silent drivers of behavior for women and men. Utilizing the authors’ unique Top Gun Love approach, the book delivers easy-to-understand sections that provide practical help for men and women in every season of life: Written by... more
Now You want Me, Now You Don't! Fear of Intimacy: Ten ways to recognize it and ten ways to manage it in your relationship.by Dr. Jeanette RaymondIn Now You Want Me, Now You Don’t, Dr. Jeanette Raymond stands conventional wisdom on its head by showing that men often long for emotional intimacy more than women, and that many women use sex to connect, rather than emotional closeness. Readers are given a ringside seat in the therapist’s office as Rick and Christy seek couples counseling with Dr. Raymond. After four years of marriage, one son, and continued efforts to get close to his wife, 30-year-old Rick is heartbroken at being shut out a... more
by Linda F. Williams, MSW
Described as The Battlefield of the Mind meets The Purpose Driven Life, against a backdrop of the Master Plan; Whose Apple is it Anyway! pulls it all together equipping you with two powerful weapons to side step enemy mind-fields, reclaim enemy territory, leverage purpose, and realigned yourself with destiny.
by Michele SfakianosAce Your Life is the "Ace in the hole" that will provide the tools and knowledge, to gain that something, to put you on the pathway of an informed and powerful life. The Life Skills are given in an easy-to-read, step-by-step process. You will no longer need to wonder if you can make it alone. Ace Your Life has your answers - life's answers.
by Roni Askey-DoranDetermined to treat her Bipolar Disorder with love, compassion, awareness, and understanding, instead of prescription medications, Roni Askey-Doran embarks on a treacherous solo mission to salvage her sanity and seek balance in her life. I'm Bipolar And I Know It tells her story; the challenges and triumphs, the fears and failures, the almost insurmountable odds, and her ultimate success in learning to live alongside her mental illness with true inner peace and happiness.
by Isaiah McGeeConfessions of a Therapist – Passages for… Whatever Is Needed, pulls away the curtain from the behavioral conditioning that, subjectively interpreted, forms the constricting narrative that limits one's potential. Confessions is an insightful, empowering and pragmatic series of passages providing potent leverage for navigating intimacy and familial relationships to self-esteem strengthening and accelerating professional success - enabling the freeing of one's unconditioned nature for the fulfillm... more
by Bob Dix
by John MikaelianReality Check: A College Student's Survival Guide is the ONLY college survival guide written by a current college student/young adult. John Mikaelian is a first-generation college student and he transferred to San Diego State University from Los Angeles Valley College for the Fall 2013 semester. After working in the retail industry – a top performer – for over four years, Mr. Mikaelian wanted to share the knowledge and experience he obtained throughout his educational and professional career... more
by Luna LindseyIn 2012, Mormon General Authority Marlin K. Jensen acknowledged that members are leaving the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints "in droves." Access to the internet is often credited and blamed for this mass exodus, where members learn about problematic doctrines and cover-ups of LDS history. Many are happy as Mormons. And many are not. Those who leave, and those doubters who stay, face struggles that few others can understand. Much of this suffering is caused by manipulative and cont... more