The Magical and Realistic Celebration of Children's Resiliencie
This manual contains a series of proposals of activities to help professional and non-professional monitors to organize group workshops with children and adolescents who have been in contexts of social injustice, violence and mistreatment produced by adults.
After a long professional experience in t..
The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom
Finding happiness and the meaning of life, tasks that motivated the work of philosophy in its origins, are now the subject of intense and exciting research in the field of positive psychology. Jonathan Haidt has accepted the major challenge of addressing and answering these questions through a metho..
Love may be the blindest spot of our civilization. We talk, write, and sing about it, live for it, die for it, and yet love does not directly inform the way we structure our society. We have managed to digitally connect the whole planet but still struggle when it comes to understanding basic human i..
This book contains a manual to share our program, support and promote the maternal competencies of women, especially those affected by experiences of childhood abuse and/or partner violence, as well as different forms of violence: organized violence, war, genocide, mass rape, torture and exile.
What moves a person from a state of rest to a state of activation? In this book, the psychologist Manuel Villegas analyzes emotions as an immediate reaction to a stimulus that implies a significant burden on our well-being, both positively and negatively. By their nature, emotions are frequently ass..
When a loved one dies, we mourn their loss. We console ourselves with the rituals that accompany their passing and seek support from those around us. But what happens when there is no end, when perhaps a family member or friend is still alive and yet we have already lost him or her? Like a mother wh..
Wounded Souls is a book about the traces of childhood, the need for storytelling and the mechanisms of memory, elements developed from the narration of Boris Cyrulnik's personal experiences up to his adolescence. A journey where one can find that the intellectual concerns of the author are already h..
On the plains of Marathon an army of slaves gathers... Under Darius the Great, King of Kings, the mighty Persian army - swollen by 10,000 Immortal warriors - have come to subjugate the Greeks. In their path, vastly outnumbered, stands an army of freeborn Athenians, and among them is clever, fearsome..
This manual is the result of an exhaustive work of documentation and reflection in the field of resilience, born from the formative experience accumulated by the authors over the last few years. The texts gathered here are also endorsed by all those people who at some point have been part of ADDIMA ..
This book is not intended to be a collection of recipes, but rather a guide to bring out the best that we have. As a result of applied research and many years of experience, the authors present a rigorous method that involves effort and frustration that reserves great personal and professional satis..
Klaus Gauger suffered during twenty years of paranoid schizophrenia. Today, Gauger has been able to get rid of symptoms. This book is the result of the balance of his deep experience with the disease.This work presents an excellent vision and description of one's own experience in the process of tre..
In this work, already a classic of Brief Therapy, new psychotherapeutic approaches are investigated that allow the rapid and effective solution of problems related to serious forms of fear, panic and phobia. It combines cybernetic and constructivist theories with Milton Erickson's suggested procedur..