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Rewired: A Bold New Approach To Addiction and Recovery
Rewired: A Bold New Approach To Addiction and Recovery
Erica Spiegelman. A REVOLUTIONARY NEW APPROACH TO ADDICTION RECOVERY FROM AN ADDICTION EXPERT   Rewired is a new, breakthrough approach to fighting addiction and self-damaging behavior by acknowledging our personal power to bring ourselves back from the brink...

Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction
Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction
Maia Szalavitz. A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERMore people than ever before see themselves as addicted to, or recovering from, addiction, whether it be alcohol or drugs, prescription meds, sex, gambling, porn, or the internet...

Rewire: Change Your Brain to Break Bad Habits, Overcome Addictions, Conquer Self-Destruc tive Behavior
Rewire: Change Your Brain to Break Bad Habits, Overcome Addictions, Conquer Self-Destruc tive Behavior
Richard O'Connor. The bestselling author of Undoing Depression offers a brain-based guide to permanently ending bad habits - Richard O’Connor’s bestselling book Undoing Depression has become a touchstone in the field, helping thousands of therapists and patients overcome depressive patterns...

Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction
David Sheff. What had happened to my beautiful boy? To our family? What did I do wrong? Those are the wrenching questions that haunted every moment of David Sheff’s journey through his son Nic’s addiction to drugs and tentative steps toward recovery...

The Biology of Desire: Why Addiction Is Not a Disease
The Biology of Desire: Why Addiction Is Not a Disease
Marc Lewis. Through the vivid, true stories of five people who journeyed into and out of addiction, a renowned neuroscientist explains why the "disease model" of addiction is wrong and illuminates the path to recovery...

Addiction and Grace: Love and Spirituality in the Healing of Addictions
Addiction and Grace: Love and Spirituality in the Healing of Addictions
Gerald G. May. Addiction and Grace offers an inspiring and hope–filled vision for those who desire to explore the mystery of who and what they really are. May examines the "processes of attachment" that lead to addiction and describes the relationship between addiction and spiritual awareness...

The Addictive Personality: Understanding the Addictive Process and Compulsive Behavior
The Addictive Personality: Understanding the Addictive Process and Compulsive Behavior
Craig Nakken. Craig Nakken brings new depth and dimension to our understanding of how an individual becomes an addict. - Second EditionSince its publication in 1988, The Addictive Personality has helped people understand the process of addiction...

Beyond Addiction: How Science and Kindness Help People Change
Beyond Addiction: How Science and Kindness Help People Change
Jeffrey Foote. The groundbreaking method that upends current treatment models and “offers collective hope to families of substance abusers” (Kirkus Reviews), helping loved ones conquer addiction and compulsion problems through positive reinforcement and kindness—from the leaders in progressive addiction treatment...

12 Stupid Things That Mess Up Recovery: Avoiding Relapse through Self-Awareness and Right Action
12 Stupid Things That Mess Up Recovery: Avoiding Relapse through Self-Awareness and Right Action
Allen Berger Ph. D.. Concise advice on hunting down the personal culprits that sabotage sobriety and personal happiness. - To grow in recovery, we must grow up emotionally. This means getting honest with ourselves and facing up to the self-defeating thoughts and actions that put our sobriety at risk...

The Addiction Recovery Skills Workbook: Changing Addictive Behaviors Using CBT, Mindfulness, and Motivational Interviewing Techniques (New Harbinger Self-Help Workbooks)
The Addiction Recovery Skills Workbook: Changing Addictive Behaviors Using CBT, Mindfulness, and Motivational Interviewing Techniques (New Harbinger Self-Help Workbooks)
Suzette Glasner-Edwards PhD. Is your addiction taking control of your life? This book provides an integrative, seven-step program to help you finally overcome drug and alcohol addiction, once and for all. Winner of the 4Th International Beverly Hills Book Awards in the category of Addiction & Recovery! If you struggle with addiction,...

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction
In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction
Gabor Mate. Based on Gabor Maté’s two decades of experience as a medical doctor and his groundbreaking work with the severely addicted on Vancouver’s skid row, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts radically reenvisions this much misunderstood field by taking a holistic approach...

The Mindfulness Workbook for Addiction: A Guide to Coping with the Grief, Stress and Anger that Trigger Addictive Behaviors (A New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)
The Mindfulness Workbook for Addiction: A Guide to Coping with the Grief, Stress and Anger that Trigger Addictive Behaviors (A New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)
Rebecca E. Williams. Most addictive behavior is rooted in some type of loss, be it the death of a loved one, coming to terms with limitations set by chronic health problems, or the end of a relationship. By turning to drugs and alcohol, people who have suffered a loss can numb their grief...

Your Brain on Porn: Internet Pornography and the Emerging Science of Addiction
Your Brain on Porn: Internet Pornography and the Emerging Science of Addiction
Gary Wilson. When high speed internet became widely available a few years ago, growing numbers of people began to worry that their porn use was running out of control. Far from preparing them for fulfilling relationships, viewing an endless stream of porn videos led to unexpected symptoms...

Addiction: Discover the Foolproof Method to Shatter Any Addiction - Depression, Recovery, Substance Abuse, and Self Esteem Self Help
Addiction: Discover the Foolproof Method to Shatter Any Addiction - Depression, Recovery, Substance Abuse, and Self Esteem Self Help
Angel Greene. A Book That Will Break The Bondage of Addiction Are you addicted to alcohol, cigarettes, or drugs maybe? Have you spent your years being chained in behavioral addiction? Do you want to free yourself and start all over again? Well you’ve come to the right place! Addiction: Discover the Foolproof...

Healing the Addicted Brain: The Revolutionary, Science-Based Alcoholism and Addiction Recovery Program Harold Urschel. New York Times Bestseller! "New, scientifically-based approaches that recognize the biological basis of addiction have brought major advances in the treatment of addiction. Dr. Urschel is at the forefront of this treatment paradigm...

Girl Walks Out of a Bar: A Memoir Lisa F. Smith. "Lisa Smith gives us a darkly comic, honest, and completely relatable inside look at high-functioning addiction in the world of corporate law-a sort of 'Sex and the Psych Ward. ' It's inspiring, informative, and impossible to put down...

Broken: My Story of Addiction and Redemption William Cope Moyers. Unlike some popular memoirs that have fictionalized and romanticized the degradations of drug addiction, Broken is a true-life tale of recovery that stuns and inspires with virtually every page. The eldest son of journalist Bill Moyers, William Cope Moyers relates with unforgettable clarity the story...

Opiate Addiction - The Painkiller Addiction Epidemic, Heroin Addiction and the Way Out Taite Adams. Opiate Addiction - The Painkiller Addiction Epidemic, Heroin Addiction and the Way Out Now in its 4th Edition (2016) - Get this Best Selling book that has helped thousands. Opiate addiction has reached epidemic proportions in the United States, and the problem shows no signs of slowing...

Addict in the House: A No-Nonsense Family Guide Through Addiction and Recovery Robin Barnett EdD LCSW. "This is a straightforward, rich resource for anyone who lives with, and loves, an addict. " —Publishers Weekly - Everyone suffers when there’s an addict in the family. Written by an expert in alcohol and drug addiction and recovery, this no-nonsense guide will help you understand the causes of...

Addiction Unplugged : How To Be Free: For all those affected by their own addictions or the addictions of others John Flaherty. Addiction Unplugged : How To Be Free is for all those affected by their own addictions or the addictions of others. It acknowledges that for far too long, we have all been playing out a victim consciousness, convincing ourselves that dependency and powerlessness are absolutely fundamental to the human...

Addiction: The Last ADDICTION RECOVERY Guide - The Infallible Method To Overcome Any Addiction: (addiction, addiction recovery, breaking addiction, ... addiction recovery, recovery, clean) Life -Style. ADDICTION Learn How To Overcome Your Addiction TODAY Over 10,000 Copies Downloaded! “The Last ADDICTION RECOVERY Guide” gives you the best method, advice and strategies for finally overcome your addiction! Do you want to know how to overcome your addiction without having to read...

Mind-Body Workbook for Addiction: Effective Tools for Substance-Abuse Recovery and Relapse Prevention Stanley H. Block MD. Certified as an evidence-based intervention by The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), and listed on the National Registry of Evidence-based Programs (NREPP). Seeking treatment for substance abuse or addiction is half the battle—staying sober is the other...

Kickstart Your Recovery - The Road Less Traveled to Freedom from Addiction Taite Adams. Are you or a loved one unable to stop drinking or using drugs, yet tired of the endless cycle of pain and consequences? Recovery is possible and it's not as frightening as most make it out to be. Addiction is a cruel and subtle disease that robs it's victims of so much...

I Want to Change My Life: How to Overcome Anxiety, Depression and Addiction Steven Melemis. The book contains a five-point plan for overcoming anxiety, depression, and addiction. Learn the symptoms, treatment, and relapse prevention strategies that will change your life. Learn new coping skills such as cognitive therapy, stress management, and mindfulness along with step-by-step instructions...

Holistic Healing for Drug & Alcohol Addiction: Enlivening Body, Mind and Spirit to Remedy Depression, Anxiety and Self Hate JessicaRae Pulver-Adell. Holistic Healing for Addiction: Enlivening Body, Mind and Spirit to Remedy Depression, Anxiety and Self-Hate is a hands-on guide to combat substance use disorders and the underbelly of the disease focusing on teaching holistic remedies before, during, and after rehabilitation, Holistic Healing for Addiction...

The Addiction Treatment Planner: Includes DSM-5 Updates Robert R. Perkinson. The bestselling treatment planning system for mental health professionals The Addiction Treatment Planner, Fifth Edition provides all the elements necessary to quickly and easily develop formal treatment plans that satisfy the demands of HMOs, managed care companies, third-party payors, and state and...

Addictions: A Banquet in the Grave: Finding Hope in the Power of the Gospel (Resources for Changing Lives) Edward T. Welch. A worship disorder: this is how Edward T. Welch views addictions. "Will we worship our own desires or will we worship the true God?" With this lens the author discovers far more in Scripture on addictions than passages on drunkenness...

Digital Addiction: Debugging the Very Modern Problem of Digital Overload Jessica Forrest. ********************This Book Is Free With Kindle Unlimited******************** - Digital Addiction and How We Can Deal With Its Consequences!! - In the past two decades, our lives have become digital...

The ASAM Essentials of Addiction Medicine Abigail Herron. A masterful, high-yield guide to the treatment of substance abuse issues, The ASAM Essentials of Addiction Medicine equips you with the expert know-how you need to provide effective help for your patients...

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