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Surviving Mass Victim Attacks: What to Do When the Unthinkable Happens

Gary M. Jackson · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

We have all witnessed media reports of the aftermath of mass victim attacks. We see the carnage, and we know that attackers do not show mercy. Victims were innocent and were targeted simply for being a part of a small or large group of people. Whether a bomb, semi-automatic weapon, knife,...
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Brain Health as You Age: A Practical Guide to Maintenance and Prevention

Steven P. Simmons · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever spent 10 minutes looking for your reading glasses, and they were on the top of your head? Or, have you walked into a room and forgotten why you went there? Most people, even younger ones, have had these experiences but when should such instances be something of concern? What...
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When Children Grieve: For Adults to Help Children Deal with Death, Divorce, Pet Loss, Moving, and Other Losses

John W. James · HarperCollins
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

To watch a child grieve and not know what to do is a profoundly difficult experience for parents, teachers, and caregivers. Yet, there are guidelines for helping children develop a lifelong, healthy response to loss.In When Children Grieve, the authors offer a cutting-edge volume to free...
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Speaking of Sadness: Depression, Disconnection, and the Meanings of Illness, Updated and Expanded Edition

David A Karp · Oxford University Press
Pages: 424
Format: Paperback

Combining a scholar's care and thoroughness with searing personal insight, David A. Karp brings the private experience of depression into sharp relief, drawing on a remarkable series of intimate interviews with fifty depressed men and women. By turns poignant, disturbing, mordantly...
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Do I Need It?

Francesca Camp Ph.D. · Prothics Consulting
Format: Paperback

Even if you're just thinking about plastic surgery, you'll benefit from this book, which tells you exactly what you want to know -- starting with the key question: Do I need it?If your answer is yes, you'll welcome the insider advice from a plastic surgery consultant who has observed...
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Breaking Sad: What to Say After Loss, What Not to Say, and When to Just Show Up

Shelly Fisher · She Writes Press
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Real stories and real feedback on what should be said, what should be kept to yourself, and what can be done when trying to support someone you care about as they navigate loss. Breaking Sad helps us start conversations through its pages of personal stories and suggestions from everyday...
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The Unspeakable Loss: How Do You Live After a Child Dies?

Nisha Zenoff · Da Capo Lifelong Books
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

A guide to hope and healing after the death of a child, from a grief counselor and psychotherapist who has been there.Nisha Zenoff lost her son in a tragic accident when he was just seventeen years old. Now, with decades of experience as a grief counselor and psychotherapist, she offers...
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When Someone You Know Has Depression: Words to Say and Things to Do

Susan J Noonan · Johns Hopkins University Press
Pages: 134
Format: Hardcover

Mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder can be devastating to the person who has the disorder and to his or her family. Depression and bipolar disorder affect every aspect of how a person functions, including their thoughts, feelings, actions, and relationships with other...
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