Madness

An astonishing dispatch from inside the belly of bipolar disorder, reflecting major new insights When Marya Hornbacher published her first book, Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia, she did not yet have the piece of shattering knowledge that would finally make sense of the chaos of her life. At age twenty-four, Hornbacher was diagnosed […]

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Network Meta-Analysis for Decision-Making

A practical guide to network meta-analysis with examples and code In the evaluation of healthcare, rigorous methods of quantitative assessment are necessary to establish which interventions are effective and cost-effective. Often a single study will not provide the answers and it is desirable to synthesise evidence from multiple sources, usually randomised controlled trials. This book […]

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Perceptions of School Counselors and School Principals About the National Standards for School Counseling Programs and the Transforming School Counseling Initiative.

In a national survey, members from the American School Counselor Association, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals were asked the extent to which professional school counselors should emphasize the National Standards for School Counseling Programs (Campbell & Dahir, 1997) and the Transforming School Counseling Initiative (TSCI; […]

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The Anatomy of Melancholy

A brilliant, witty, insightful book on the nature and causes of depression, written in the early 17th century. With All The Kinds, Causes, Symptoms, Prognostics, And Several Cures Of it. It also includes various partitions of the same. Download Now Read Online

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Responsible Decision Making

What should I do?, How should I deal with this?, How should I behave?, How should I act? we ask ourselves daily. But, this is only the first part of the sentence, while the full sentence is What should I do … to achieve such and such?, for example to complete an assigned task, to […]

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The Challenge to Change from Guidance Counseling to Professional School Counseling: A Historical Proposition.

Professional school counselors (PSCs) and the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) have been working diligently to reconfigure the professional identity of PSCs from its historical guidance epistemology to a comprehensive developmental model. Nevertheless, the historical influence defining a school counselor’s identity has been difficult to alter. The purpose of this article is threefold: (a) to […]

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Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me)

“Entertaining, illuminating and—when you recognize yourself in the stories it tells—mortifying.” —Wall Street Journal “Every page sparkles with sharp insight and keen observation. Mistakes were made—but not in this book!” —Daniel Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness   Why is it so hard to say “I made a mistake”—and really believe it?   When we make […]

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Towards a Theory of Transpersonal Decision-Making in Human-Systems

Decision-Making gets significant coverage in the business press and as an academic topic in business schools. However, there is a dearth of information on the transpersonal consideration on decision-making and how it effects leaders and leadership in human-systems. Maximizing positive results in human-systems, requires the decision-maker to maintain a constant consideration of both local and […]

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Career Counseling: 90 Years Old Yet Still Healthy and Vital. (National Career Development Association) (Career Counseling in the Next Decade)

Career counseling has a long and illustrious past, dating back to the contributions of Frank Parsons and including notable theories and substantial research related to career development. In the practice of career counseling, however, there is not substantial evidence about what works with which clients under what conditions. In the next 10 years, there will […]

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Holistic Healing for Addiction: Enlivening Body, Mind and Spirit to Remedy Depression, Anxiety and Self-Hate

Holistic Healing for Addiction: Enlivening Body, Mind and Spirit to Remedy Depression, Anxiety and Self-Hate is a hands-on guide to combat substance use disorders, depression, anxiety, and self hate. Focusing on teaching holistic remedies for before, during, and after rehabilitation, Holistic Healing for Addiction empowers readers, and their loved ones, with the tools to stave […]

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