El arte de amar

El arte de amar es una obra con la que Erich Fromm ha ayudado a varias generaciones a reflexionar sobre el amor y a responder a algunas preguntas aparentemente sencillas: ¿qué significa amar? ¿Cómo desprendernos de nosotros mismos para experimentar este sentimiento…? Fromm nos explica que el amor no es sólo una relación personal, sino […]

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Oral Candidosis

Candidoses and the problems associated with them are becoming more and more common, a circumstance directly linked to the increasing number of people under immunosuppressive medication, the rising incidence of diabetes, the aging population, and other predisposing factors. Recent studies have demonstrated that these mycoses are more complex than previously believed and that candidal virulence […]

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Challenges in Counselling: Self-Harm

Home in on the common problems and anxieties your students are likely to encounter in this notoriously difficult area of counselling. Working as a counsellor carries a high likelihood of working with clients who self-harm. This resource allows your students to develop and carefully reflect upon their understanding of self-harm and the different ways in […]

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Narcissists Among Us

Based on former FBI Special Agent Joe Navarro’s experience as a criminal profiler and behavior specialist, this short booklet/checklist – “Narcissists Among Us” – provides the average person with the tools necessary to spot and assess Narcissistic personalities. This is a must read for anyone who wants to protect themselves, their children, or their loved […]

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Spending Smart

Spending Smart is a compact but immensely helpful collection of columns from the weekly Chicago Tribune column penned by Gregory Karp. Offering tips for consumers across a wide variety of fields, including insurance, banking, cars, phones, homes, travel, and more, this book is a terrific primer for how to take better care of your money […]

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Counselling y cuidados paliativos

Tener competencias en counselling representa un deber ético de los profesionales de la salud, tanto más cuando el escenario donde desarrollan su trabajo está tan densamente cargado de experiencia personal de sufrimiento, como es el final de la vida. Este libro se centra en aquellas situaciones más frecuentes y específicas que los profesionales de la […]

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Perfect

Emily Halban developed anorexia in her final year at school. She went on to university at Oxford where her disease took on a powerful dimension and by her final year she was so debilitated that she had to sit her exams in a separate room where she could be fed continuously throughout each one. With […]

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Case Studies in Mechanical Engineering

Using a case study approach, this reference tests the reader’s ability to apply engineering fundamentals to real-world examples and receive constructive feedback Case Studies in Mechanical Engineering provides real life examples of the application of engineering fundamentals.  They relate to real equipment, real people and real decisions.  They influence careers, projects, companies, and governments.  The […]

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Understand Counselling

Understand Counselling will give you a clear understanding of the main counselling theories and help you develop vital counselling skills. It will introduce you to the three main branches of counselling – psychodynamic therapy, person-centred therapy and cognitive behavioural therapy – and familiarize you with the key features of each one. Whether you are interested […]

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The Optimism Bias

Psychologists have long been aware that most people maintain an irrationally positive outlook on life—but why? Turns out, we might be hardwired that way. In this absorbing exploration, Tali Sharot—one of the most innovative neuroscientists at work today—demonstrates that optimism may be crucial to human existence. The Optimism Bias explores how the brain generates hope and […]

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