Discover who you are and who you can be with the Enneagram
It’s a natural human instinct to want to know more about yourself: to try to understand who you are, why you behave a certain way, and how you can move forward. Enter the Enneagram—a tool for personal understanding and transformation. This e..
In this fascinating and seminal book, Newsweek science writer Sharon Begley explains how cutting-edge science and the ancient wisdom of Buddhism have come together to reveal that, contrary to popular belief, we have the power to literally change our brains to change our minds. Recent pioneering expe..
Did you know that Freud was addicted to cocaine? And that great psychologists suffered low self-esteem? Imagine what Hitler's psychoanalysis was like? The most famous psychologists have not escaped suffering from disorders such as depression, paranoia or lack of self-esteem. In these pages we will l..
In this book, Jay Joseph presents an up-to-date, thoroughly documented, and much-needed critical appraisal of schizophrenia genetic research. His findings have important implications for psychiatry, behavioral genetics, and the social and behavioral sciences in general. For generations, there has be..
«Each person's sense of identity is influenced by his or her sense of belonging to a specific family».
Few scholars have exercised such a profound influence on the theory and practice of family therapy as Salvador Minuchin. This new edition of Families and Family Therapy - a class..
This book is about pleasure. It’s also about pain. Most important, it’s about how to find the delicate balance between the two, and why now more than ever finding balance is essential. We’re living in a time of unprecedented access to high-reward, high-dopamine stimuli: drugs, food, news, gambling, ..
In this instant New York Times bestseller, Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit". “Inspiration for non-geniuses everywhere” (People).The daughter of a scientist who f..
The Highly Sensitive Person’s Guide to Dealing with Toxic People
If you’re a highly sensitive person (HSP), you should know that your sensitivity and compassion are gifts to be honored and valued. But as an HSP, you may feel easily overwhelmed by the world around you, suffer from chronic people-pleasing, experience intense anxiety in times of conflict, and even t..
In medicine, it is an honor to have a disease named after the physician who fought against it. Hans Asperger was known until recently by his eponym - Asperger's Syndrome - and by an impeccable biography that he himself had helped to build. The child psychiatrist had managed to go down in history as ..
Society is highly sensitized to cases of child abuse from the helplessness of children. . This book provides a historical-comparative approach to studying the work of Child Services, opening a way to anticipate the effects of the current system and take steps to correct it...
For the first time, a synthetic and rigorous text on the constitutive principles of Lacan's work, which systematically exposes the theoretical-clinical foundations of the inaugural thesis of «the unconscious structured as a language».
Appreciated for the sobriety of its concepts, disconcerting for i..
A hands-on approach to exploring the human mind.Too often, textbooks turn the noteworthy theories, principles, and experiments of psychology into tedious discourse that even Freud would want to repress. Psych 101 cuts out the boring details and statistics, and instead, gives you a lesson in psycholo..