Mental Health Disorders
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Feeding the Hungry Heart: The Experience of Compulsive Eating
Feeding the Hungry Heart
The Experience of Compulsive Eating
Paperback      ISBN: 0452270839
Describes the experiences of compulsive eaters, examines their obsessions with both food and thinness, and tells how to change one's attitude about eating.
The Mood Cure: The 4-Step Program to Take Charge of Your Emotions-Today
The Mood Cure
The 4-Step Program to Take Charge of Your Emotions-Today
Paperback      ISBN: 0142003646
The author of The Diet Cure outlines a four-step program for treating depression, anxiety, mood swings, irritability, and sleep problems, demonstrating how to apply amino acid and other nutritional strategies for immediate relief. Reprint.
Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression
Unholy Ghost
Writers on Depression
Paperback      ISBN: 0060007826
A collection of writings on depression and its effects includes contributions from Russell Banks, Ann Beattie, Meri Danquah, Donald Hall, Susanna Kaysen, Larry McMurtry, Willian Styron, and many others. Reprint.
The Best Little Girl in the World
The Best Little Girl in the World
Paperback      ISBN: 0446358657
Francesca, a model daughter and student, begins losing large amounts of weight and refuses to eat in a novel that is a composite of case histories of teenage girls suffering from anorexia nervosa
Sos Help for Emotions: Managing Anxiety, Anger, and Depression
Sos Help for Emotions
Managing Anxiety, Anger, and Depression
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0935111522
Breaking Free from Emotional Eating
Breaking Free from Emotional Eating
Paperback      ISBN: 0452284910
There is an end to the anguish of emotional eating -- and this book explainshow to achieve it. Geneen Roth, whose Feeding the Hungry Heart and When FoodIs Love have brought understanding and acceptance to tens of thousands ofreaders over the last two decades, here outlines her proven program forresolving the conflicts at the root of overeating. Using simple techniquesdeveloped in her highly successful seminars, she offers reassuring,practical advice.
I Hate You-Don't Leave Me: Understanding the Borderline Personality
I Hate You-Don't Leave Me
Understanding the Borderline Personality
Paperback      ISBN: 0380713055
"AM I LOSING MY MIND?" People with Borderline Personality Disorderexperience such violent and frightening mood swingsthat they often fear for their sanity. They can beeuphoric one moment, despairing and depressed thenext. There are an estimated 10 million sufferersof BPD living in America today -- each displayingremarkably similar symptoms: - a shaky sense of identity - sudden violent outbursts - oversensitivity to real or imagined rejection - brief, turbulent love affairs - frequent periods of intense depression - eating disorders, drug abuse, and other self-destructive tendencies - an irrational fear of abandonment and an inability to be alone For years BPD was difficult to describe, diagnose, andtreat. But now, for the first time, Dr. Jerold J. Kreismanand health writer Hal Straus offer much-neededprofessional advice, helping victims and their familiesto understand and cope with this troubling,shockingly widespread affliction.
When Food Is Love: Exploring the Relationship Between Eating and Intimacy
When Food Is Love
Exploring the Relationship Between Eating and Intimacy
Paperback      ISBN: 0452268184
An examination of the link between eating disorders and the need for intimacy explains how eating disorders sabotage intimate relationships and why many people overeat to satisfy their emotional hunger
Change Your Brain, Change Your Life: The Breakthrough Program for Conquering Anxiety, Depression, Obsessiveness, Anger, and Impulsiveness
Change Your Brain, Change Your Life
The Breakthrough Program for Conquering Anxiety, Depression, Obsessiveness, Anger, and Impulsiveness
Paperback      ISBN: 0812929985
A neuropsychiatrist reveals the link between certain brain structures and particular psychological problems
The Psychopathology of Everyday Life: Standard
The Psychopathology of Everyday Life
Standard
Paperback      ISBN: 0393006115
The classic work on the role of the subconscious in mistakes made during oral communication