Helping People with Developmental Disabilities Mourn: Practical Rituals for Caregivers
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Helping People with Developmental Disabilities Mourn

As a parent looking for strategies or tips to leave behind for those who will support our daughter with autism and I/DD after our death, I found a few ideas to try and include in our Life Plan for our daughter. The trick, I think, is starting to teach our kids early about loss and death, so that by the time it happens to someone they are very close to, they'll have built up some understanding and frame of reference. This book does gi...

Digital Detox
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Digital Detox: The Ultimate Guide To Beating Technology Addiction, Cultivating Mindfulness, and Enjoying More Creativity, Inspiration, And Balance In Your Life!

I liked that this book was easy to read and a step by step book. It wasn't all technical and hard to understand and you don't get bored reading statistics. It was quite nteresting! I did my 24 hr detox and it actually helped me realize how much better I can feel and how it wasn't that difficult after all. I'm excited for my next detox. Read it, you'll love it.

Man-Made Woman: The Dialectics of Cross-Dressing
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Man-Made Woman: The Dialectics of Cross-Dressing

On July 27th, 2015, Colin Cremin overcame a lifetime of fear and repression and came to work dressed as a woman called Ciara. Wearing full makeup, a blouse, a black skirt, and pantyhose, Cremin walked down the steps of a lecture theater in front of a hundred seated students and, without comment, gave her lecture as usual. In Man-Made Woman, Cremin charts her personal journey as a male-to-female cross-dresser in the ever-changing worl...

Dennett's Philosophy: A Comprehensive Assessment
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Dennett's Philosophy: A Comprehensive Assessment

The influential philosopher Daniel Dennett is best known for his distinctive theory of mental content, his elucidation of how the complex components of mental processing seem to come together in the relatively coherent narratives that we tell ourselves about ourselves and in his vivid accounts of how to think about minds in their evolutionary setting. The essays in this collection step back to ask: Do the complex components of Dennet...

The Very Next New Thing: Commentaries on the Latest Developments That Will Be Changing Your Life
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The Very Next New Thing

New breakthroughs in society, science, technology, and business keep upending our lives. This fascinating collection of articles explains how our world is constantly evolving, and predicts why your life may be transformed next. • Includes nearly 90 articles on breakthroughs in science, technology, business, and society as well as little-known facts about the development of these trends • Written by an internationally known authority ...

Hallucination: Philosophy and Psychology
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Hallucination: Philosophy and Psychology

Hallucination is the definitive collection on the philosophy and psychology of hallucination, offering a wide range of perspectives on this fascinating phenomenon. Macpherson provides a marvelous introduction, zeroing in with characteristic acuity on issues surrounding hallucination raised by experimental psychology, the metaphysics of perception, and epistemology.

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for OCD and Its Subtypes, Second Edition
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Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for OCD and Its Subtypes, Second Edition

"This fantastic resource offers comprehensive and updated information about the theory, science, and practice of treating both common and rarer manifestations of OCD, from one of the field’s leading experts. I can think of no other recent volume that weaves together so well the latest advances in understanding and treatment of this disorder. The expansion of the previous edition to include new CBT theories as well as different OCD su...

Creativity: A Handbook for Teachers
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Creativity: A Handbook for Teachers

The strength of the book is in its extremely useful, very in-depth exploration of a wide range of theories concerning creativity ... it is a handbook to be dipped into by those who wish to read and understand contemporary views concerning a very wide range of important issues concerning creativity such as new concepts, theories, models, frameworks, research and teaching experiences. --Design and Technology Education

Using Expressive Arts to Work with Mind, Body and Emotions: Theory and Practice
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Using Expressive Arts to Work with Mind, Body and Emotions: Theory and Practice

Using Expressive Arts to Work with Mind, Body and Emotions combines theory, research and activities to produce practical suggestions for enhancing client participation in the therapy process. It surveys the literature on art therapy; somatic approaches; emotion-activating models; use of music, writing and dreamwork; and the implications of the new findings in neuroscience. The book includes step-by-step instructions for implementing ...

The Dark Side of Transformational Leadership: A Critical Perspective
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The Dark Side of Transformational Leadership: A Critical Perspective

"This book is a very welcome addition to the still small, but now rapidly growing literature which offers substantive and detailed challenges to the grandiose and heroic notions of leadership which have been so heavily promoted over last few decades…Tourish’s method of drawing on empirical studies as the main basis for his critique renders this work highly accessible to both practitioner and student audiences who might otherwise find...