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Living With the Passive-Aggressive Man: Coping With Personality Syndrome of Hidden Aggression-From the Bedroom to the Boardroom
Living With the Passive-Aggressive Man
Coping With Personality Syndrome of Hidden Aggression-From the Bedroom to the Boardroom
Paperback      ISBN: 0671870742
Describes the passive-aggressive personality, in which hostility hides behind a mask of apparent cooperation, and offers women advice on healing problem relationships
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.
It Works How & Why
It Works How & Why
Hardcover      ISBN: 1557761817
Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard
Breaking Night
A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard
Hardcover      ISBN: 0786868910
The author offers an account of her journey from a fifteen-year-old living on the streets and eating garbage to her acceptance into Harvard, a feat that prompted a Lifetime movie and a successful motivational-speaking career.
Fasting Girls: The History of Anorexia Nervosa
Fasting Girls
The History of Anorexia Nervosa
Paperback      ISBN: 0375724486
An updated edition of the classic study of eating disorders traces the historic roots of anorexia nervosa from its emergence during the Victorian era to its pervasiveness in the twentieth century and explores the cultural significance of appetite control in women's lives. Original. 12,500 first printing.
The Angry Heart: Overcoming Borderline and Addictive Disorders : An Interactive Self-Help Guide
The Angry Heart
Overcoming Borderline and Addictive Disorders : An Interactive Self-Help Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 1572240806
For the millions of adults who suffer from borderline personality disorder, life is a self-destructive cycle of impulsive, often addictive behavior that keeps them trapped in a zone of mental agony. This unique self-help guide combines professional expertise with the words and experiences of Samuel, a young man who is struggling to stay on the path of his own healing journey. Offering poignant and often painful insights into how borderline and addictive behaviors come about, each chapter includes challenging recovery exercises designed to provide the skills and emotional support needed to change.
Seven Weeks to Sobriety
Seven Weeks to Sobriety
Paperback      ISBN: 0449002594
Presents a self-treatment recovery program based on a vitamin therapy, and includes case histories, assessment tests, and a complex carbohydrate diet
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Paperback      ISBN: 093219415x
Describes the symptoms and treatment of alcoholism and examines the ways it can disrupt family relationships
Why Weight?: A Workbook for Ending Compulsive Eating
Why Weight?
A Workbook for Ending Compulsive Eating
Paperback      ISBN: 0452262542
With the publication of her ground-breaking books, Feeding the Hungry Heart, and Breaking Free From Compulsive Eating, Geneen Roth has helped hundred of thousands of people win their battle against the destructive binge-diet cycle. Now this remarkable companion workbook shows compulsive eaters?in a constructive, non-judgmental way?how to stop using food as a substitute for handling difficult emotions or situations ? and how to enjoy eating and still lose weight naturally. By using the liberating exercises and techniques developed by Geneen Roth in her highly succesful Breaking FreeĀ® workshops, dieters, who've tried every conceivable diet?losing weight again and again, only to gain it back?and bingers, who are harming their health, can learn wholesome, beneficial ways to achieve their goals. This proven program offers reassuring guidlines on: - Letting food become a source of pleasure rather than anxiety - Kicking the scale-watching the habit?forever! - Recognizing the difference between physical and emotional hungers - Learning to say no - Listening to, and trusting, your body's hunger and fullness signals - Distinguishing "forbidden foods" from those you truly want - Uncovering the conflicts that stand between your desire to lose weight and your urge to eat compulsively - Discovering other pleasures besides food
Alcoholics Anonymous Comes of Age: A Brief History of A. A.
Alcoholics Anonymous Comes of Age
A Brief History of A. A.
Hardcover      ISBN: 091685602x