Psychology

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    Little Book of Strategic Negotiation
    Negotiating During Turbulent Times
    By Jayne Docherty
    (Good Books)
    Most books on negotiation assume that the negotiators are in a stable settintg. But what about those far thornier times when negotiation needs to happen while other fundamental factors are in uproarious change— deciding which parent will have custody of their child while a divorce is underway; bargaining... [READ MORE]
    The Secrets of Body Language
    An Illustrated Guide to Knowing What People Are Really Thinking and Feeling
    By Philippe Turchet
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Do you ever feel that someone's gestures are telling you something different than the words they are saying? Has a cashier asked you how you are without glancing up from the items he or she is scanning? Have you ever felt that the firmness of your words is undermined by your feeble body language? Although... [READ MORE]
    Wounded Minds
    Understanding and Solving the Growing Menace of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
    By John Liebert, By William J. Birnes
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    A compelling look at one of the most pressing public health issues of our time. In this groundbreaking book, Dr. John Liebert, a psychiatrist who has treated hundreds of veterans, and Dr. William Birnes, a New York Times bestselling author, uncover the disturbing truths about post-traumatic stress disorder... [READ MORE]
    Under My Helmet
    A Football Player’s Lifelong Battle with Bipolar Disorder
    By Keith O'Neil, Foreword by Tony Dungy
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    An athlete’s battle with mental illness. Ever since he was a child, Keith O’Neil wanted to play football. Born on the same day that his father, Ed O’Neil, was cut from the New England Patriots, football was all Keith could think about . . . aside from his anxiety. Offered a scholarship to Northern Arizona... [READ MORE]
    The Sociopath's Guide to Getting Ahead
    Tips for the Dark Art of Manipulation
    By P. T. Elliott
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Americans have become fascinated with sociopaths—just witness the popularity of Hannibal Lecter in Silence of the Lambs, King Joffrey in Game of Thrones, and Frank Underwood in House of Cards. Part of it may be due to the fact that some estimates put their number in our society as high as one in twenty-five.... [READ MORE]
    The Real Happy Pill
    Power Up Your Brain by Moving Your Body
    By Anders Hansen
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Is there a foolproof way to reduce stress and anxiety while you boost your memory? Raise your IQ even as you slow down the aging process? Become more creative and train your ability to focus at the same time? The answer is simple: Move! Modern neuroscience and research has shown, more than ever, that... [READ MORE]
    How to Prevent Autism
    Expert Advice from Medical Professionals
    By Dara Berger, Contributions by Dr. Sidney Baker, Contributions by Dr. Nancy O'Hara, Contributions by Geri Brewster, Contributions by Maureen McDonnell, Contributions by Scott Smith, Contributions by Dr. Anju Usman, Contributions by James Lyons-Weiler, Foreword by Kim Mack Rosenberg, Contributions by Stephanie Seneff, Contributions by Corinne Simpson Brown, Contributions by Maria Rickert-Hong, Contributions by Katie Wright
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The statistics are alarming and become more so every year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 68 children have been identified with an autism spectrum disorder, making it one of the fastest growing developmental disorders in the United States. Further, the CDC estimates... [READ MORE]
    A Road Back from Schizophrenia
    A Memoir
    By Arnhild Lauveng
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    For ten years, Arnhild Lauveng suffered as a schizophrenic, going in and out of the hospital for months or even a year at a time. A Road Back from Schizophrenia gives extraordinary insight into the logic (and life) of a schizophrenic. Lauveng illuminates her loss of identity, her sense of being controlled... [READ MORE]
    Unlocking Secrets
    How to Get People to Tell You Everything
    By David Craig
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Forged in the secretive world of covert operations, Unlocking Secrets uses real crime and practical examples to reveal the new frontier in interpersonal communications: advanced psychological skills. Thanks to this book, these skills can now be used by anyone who wants to improve their interpersonal... [READ MORE]
    Autism in Heels
    The Untold Story of a Female Life on the Spectrum
    By Jennifer O'Toole
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The face of autism is changing. And more often than we realize, that face is wearing lipstick. Autism in Heels, an intimate memoir, reveals the woman inside one of autism?s most prominent figures, Jennifer O'Toole. At the age of thirty-five, Jennifer was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, and for the... [READ MORE]
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