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Psychology, Self Help

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1 Anthony Robbins Awaken the Giant Within How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical & Financial Destiny
Fireside 1992 0671791540 / 9780671791544 First Edition Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket; This is a reading copy with usual reading wear, a couple pf pages are dog-eared. The book is unmarked. 
5 1/2 X 8 1/2"; 538 pages; Anthony Robbins, leading speaker on self-empowerment and peak performance, provides lessons In self- awareness and self-mastery. Publisher's price: $12.00. Save with our price. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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2 Barbara De Angelis, Ph. D. Are You the One for Me? Knowing Who's Right & Avoiding Who's Wrong
Dell 1993 0440215757 / 9780440215752 Paperback As New 
Mass Market PB; 1.30 x6.92 x 4.34; 448 pages; Relationship expert Barbara De Angelis writes about how to create a fulfilling relationship, how to create a lasting loving relationship and how to understand oneself and the one we love. 
Price: 3.30 USD
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3 Barbara Deangelis, Ph. D. Are You the One for Me? Knowing Who's Right & Avoiding Who's Wrong
Dell 1993 0440215757 / 9780440215752 Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket; Used; tight binding; unmarked. 
6.78 x 1.30 x 4.25; 432 pages 
Price: 2.50 USD
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4 Edward M. Hallowell, M. D. and John J. Ratey, M. D. Driven to Distraction Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood to Adulthood
Pantheon 1994 0684801280 / 9780684801285 Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
Textbook; 9.50 x 1.0 x 6.25; 331 pages; The authors utilize vivid stories, clinical experiences, and authoritative information in a hopeful voice to help the reader understand attention deficit disorder throughout the life cycle. Dr. S. Hallowell and Ratey utilized their knowledge and experience to present attention deficit disorder in a meaningful and practical way. These is a good book for those with childhood and adult attention deficit disorder, their families, therapists and physicians. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Helen Fitzgerald The Mourning Handbook The Most Comprehensive Resource Offering Practical and Compassionate Advice on Coping with all Aspects of Death and Dying
Fireside 1995 0684801612 / 9780684801612 Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; Gently read. 
Trade PB; 0.79 x 8.44 x 5.54; 320 pages; Written by the author of The Grieving Child, this book is a must read book for anyone in despair, anyone coping with the loss of a loved one and anyone in need of a path out of hopelessness. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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6 Janice McGowan Lions Who Lunch Changing the Patterns of Repeated Victimization
Leathers Publishing 2006 1585973548 / 9781585973545 Softcover As New  Illustrated by Darin McGowan 
5.50 x 0.21 X 8.44; 56 pages; The author is a therapist specializing in therapy of sexual victimizations. The book is written in children's book style but is not meant for young children but rather for young adults struggling with stopping victimization.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 John Gray Mars and Venus in Touch Enhancing the Passion with Great Communication
Hallmark 2000 0060955465` Stated First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
5 1/2 X 7 1/2 "; 119 pages; Joh Gray continues his recommendations for how men and women can enhance their relationship through understanding the complexity of communication between each other. 
Price: 2.95 USD
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8 John Gray, Ph. D. Mars and Venus in the Workplace A Practical Guide for Improving Communicati on and Getting Results At Work
Harper Collins 2002 006019796x / 9780060197964 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Although this is an ex-library book, it is in exceptionally good condition. KC Public Library and Bluford stamped on top and front fly page. 
1.20 x 8.40 x 5.90; 314 pages; John Gray, author of the Mars and Venus series, brings his insights about the differing communication styles of men and women to improve communications and effectiveness in the workplace. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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9 Judge Judy Sheindlin Keep it Simple, Stupid You're Smarter Than You Look; Uncomplicating Families in Complicated Times
Cliff Street Books 2000 0060195460 / 9780060195465 Stated First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
0.70 x 8.20 x 5.70; 291 pages; Judge Judy Sheindlin shares insights which she so freely gives in her court TV shows. She gives 10 very simple prescriptions for uncomplicating one's life. 1. Living without benefit. (If you call this committment, you should be committed. ) 2. Tying the knot. (Ten times measure, one time cut. 3.) Married bliss. (If life was fair, men would have stretch marks. ) 4. Kids happen. (Having a baby is easy, being a parent is hard. 5. After the ball is over. (Don't get mad. Get out. Move on. ) 6. Tug-of-war. (Love your kids more than you hate each other. ) 7. The second time around. (For better or forget about it. ) 8. The family bond. (Honor your parents. ) 9. Till death do us in. (Where there's a will, there's a way. ) 10. Keep it simple stupid. (You're smarter than you look. ) 
Price: 9.00 USD
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10 Matthew McKay and Patrick Fanning Self-Esteem A Proven Program of Cognitive Techniques for Assessing, Improving, and Maintaining Your Self-Esteem
New Harbinger Publications, Inc 1987 093498641X / 9780934986410 Second Printing Paperback Very Good; Used, covers are lifting. 
8.80 X 0.60 X 5.90"; 260 pages; A good read for anyone looking for a meaningful life through learning how to love oneself in order to be open to loving others. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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11 Phillip C. McGraw Life Strategies Doing What Works, Doing What Matters
Hyperion 1999 0786865482 / 9780786865482 Stated First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket; Gently read. No markings. 
9.54 x 0.97 x 6.34; 304 pages; In this earlier book, Dr. Phil, Phillip C. McGraw, PhD outlines 10 laws of life and the strategies that work. As in his subsequent books, Dr. Phil presents an outcome based life strategy starting with self-inventory and then recomendations for change strategy. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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12 Phillip C. McGraw, Ph. D. Relationship Rescue A Seven-Step Strategy for Reconnecting with Your Partner
Hyperion 2001 078688598x / 9780786885985 First Paperback Edition Paperback As New with no dust jacket; Near new condition. 
Trade PB; 0.80 x 7.90 x 5.20; 272 pages; Dr. Phil McGraw popular psychologist/ author/ talk show favorite writes about 10 myths about relationships and outlines a 7 step strategy for repairing and reconnecting with one's significant other. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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13 Phillip C. McGraw, Ph. D. The Relationship Rescue Wotkbook Exercises and Self-Tests to Help You Reconnect with Your Partner
Hyperion 2000 0786886048 / 9780786886043 Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; Used, no marks. 
Trade PB; 0.80 x 9.0 x 7.0; 224 pages; Readers of Dr. Phil McGraw's book, Relationship Rescue now have a workbook with a series of thought provoking exercises to ponder on how one habitually responds to situations and ways of turning them around in ways that improve one's relationships. 
Price: 5.95 USD
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14 Phillip McGraw, Ph. D. Life Strategies Doing What Works, Doing What Matters
Hyperion 2000 0786884592 / 9780786884599 Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket; Gently read. 
Trade PB; 0.79 x 7.80 x 5.20; 304 pages; McGraw introduces his concept of 10 Laws of Life and the strategies to work them through for life enhancing changes. 
Price: 3.50 USD
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15 Stephen R. Covey The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families
Golden Books 1997 0307440087 / 9780307440082 Hardcover Very Good; Gently read. The name Jennifer is written on the first fly page.  
1.40 x 9.80 x 6.80; 390 pages; In the same clear presentation of the ongoing bestseller, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey presents a most helpful book for parents and families. He gives solutions to common family problems such as having quality family time when both parents work, discipline without punishment, building harmony, how to influence a family member who just won't listen and many more.  
Price: 7.00 USD
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16 Tracy Thompson The Ghost in the House Motherhood, Raising Children and Struggling with Depression
Harper Collins 2006 0060843799 / 9780060843793 Stated First Edition Hardcover New in New dust jacket; Remainder marked. 
8.34 x 0.98 x 6.04; 272 pages; This timely book should bring hope to millions of women (12 million American women ) suffering from depression. Thompson draws from her own experience and the experience of other women, poignantly describing how depression manifests in them, details authoritative research on the subject, and ways to overcome. She calls out attention to the effects on children and the family in general when mom is depressed and enlightens on what can be done. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Vincent Barry The Dog Ate My Homework Personal Responsibility- How We Avoid it and What to Do about It
Andrews & McMeel 1997 0836227158 / 9780836227154 Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket  
1.0 x 9.25 x 5.75; 203 pages; Barry writes about ways by which we avoid responsibility in our everyday language with words such as, " I'm too old to change. " " I was just following orders. " He then suggests how we can change and embrace responsibility by letting our conscience by our guide, thinking as a member of the moral community, believing that we can make a difference and then, doing all that we can.  
Price: 6.00 USD
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18 William S. Appleton, M. D. Fathers and Daughters For Every Woman-The Startling Truth about You and the First Man in Your Life
Berkley Books 1986 0425068374 / 9780425068373 Fifth Printing Paperback Fair; Old book with foxing of pages. 
Mass Market PB; 7 x 0.50 x 4.10; 198 pages; Dr. Appleton illuminates the role father' play in their daughter's life. He discusses three phases in a woman's life: The Oases Phase, when the daughter retreats with her father from the rigors of daily life and depends upon his unconditional life, The Adolescent Stage, transitional stage where fathers and daughters separate and individuate, and the Mature Stage whem the woman develops independence and recognizes her father's strenghts as well as her own. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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