How does a writer compose a suicide note? This was not a question that the prize-winning novelist had ever contemplated before. In this true account of his depression, he describes an illness that reduced him from a successful writer to a man arranging his own destruction.
The author tells the story of her faithful dog, Jack, whom she loves unconditionally and cares for. As he begins to ail and battle with his health, she suffers deeply, but finds ways to deal with the anxiety and emotional turmoil that sometimes overwhelms her.
Interested in cutting down on your drinking without giving it up altogether? This encouraging, science-based book can help make that goal a reality. Distinguished clinician-researchers William R. Miller and Ricardo F. Munoz have spent more than 40 years studying whether moderation works, who it works (and doesn't work) for, and how to achieve it. They give you tools to evaluate your alcohol consumption, decide what changes you want to make, and create a doable plan of action. Learn new ways to e
50 natural tips for free-and-easy breathing that will improve your life and help you gain new vitality. Features a range of therapies, from massage to homeopathy, to tackle the ailments that can hamper breathing such as asthma, coughs and colds, hay fever and allergies.
Stress has three main fuels: worry, fear and doubt. They act like little serpents that crawl into the lap of your life and wreak havoc emotionally, spiritually and physically. But you have the ability to identify and dismiss these serpents that are trying to hinder your ability to maintain inner calm, clarity of focus and a motivated response to all of life. 5 MINUTES TO STRESS RELIEF will give you the specific skills and tools to: * Identify and relieve stress * Access personal excellence in
Cutting-edge research reveals that parents can play a huge role in helping toddlers and preschoolers with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) connect with others and live up to their potential. This encouraging guide from the developers of a groundbreaking early intervention program provides doable, practical strategies you can use every day. Nearly all young kids-including those with ASD-have an amazing capacity to learn. Drs. Sally Rogers, Geraldine Dawson, and Laurie Vismara make it surprisingly s
Asthma is a common chronic inflammatory condition of the airways which appears to be increasing throughout the United Kingdom. This book focuses on asthma from the patients' perspective and takes a proactive approach the the management of asthma. It includes practical help, helpful case histories and self management plans.
A practical guide for those living with or dealing with life-challenging diseases. Detailing the many effective coping strategies that Professor Battino has encountered during his extensive professional experience, this work features a wide range of techniques and exercises that have proved to have a healing influence.