Le trouble bipolaire: Pour ceux qui en souffrent et leurs proches

By Marie-Josée Filteau, Jacques Beaulieu

On estime que le hassle bipolaire, que l’on appelait anciennement l. a. maniacodépression, touche de 1% à five% de l. a. inhabitants. Même si cette percentage peut sembler faible, elle cache cependant une réalité tout autre, automobile le difficulty bipolaire affecte bien plus que les personnes atteintes. Il s’attaque aussi à l. a. vie de tous ceux qui les côtoient.

Cet ouvrage s’adresse aussi bien aux conjoints, aux mom and dad, aux amis et aux employeurs des personnes atteintes, automobile tous ces gens subissent le ressac de cette poor maladie et sont entraînés dans ces montagnes russes.

Ce livre a été écrit avec un grand admire pour les personnes atteintes du difficulty bipolaire. Voici remark l’auteur les décrit: «Ils sont fascinants à bien des égards. Ils vivent les extrêmes des émotions humaines, dans ce qu’il y a de plus heureux et de plus malheureux, là où l’être humain ne se rend habituellement pas.

Cet ouvrage décrit l. a. maladie, ses origines mixtes (génétique, environnementale, sociale) et ses signes précurseurs, et nous suggest quelques exams faciles pour déceler ce difficulty. Des chapitres sont consacrés au difficulty bipolaire chez l’enfant, chez l’adolescent et chez los angeles femme enceinte.

Il y est aussi query des thérapies, des traitements par médicaments et des problèmes qu’ils génèrent. Qu’en est-il des produits naturels, comme le millepertuis? Qu’est-ce que los angeles thérapie cognitivocomportementale? Il convient aussi de souligner l’apport very important des groupes d’entraide pour les gens atteints.

Ce consultant est un outil hors pair. De nombreux témoignages, dont ceux de man Latraverse, homme d’affaires bien connu, et de l’humoriste Michel Courtemanche, complètent le tout.

Show description

The Body Bears the Burden: Trauma, Dissociation, and Disease

By Robert C. Scaer

Degree the neurophysiological alterations linked to PTSD and whiplash!

Using the medical version of the whiplash syndrome, this groundbreaking e-book describes the adjustments in mind chemistry and serve as prompted in participants through what's referred to as anxious rigidity or traumatization--experiencing a life-threatening occasion whereas in a nation of helplessness. The physique Bears the load: Trauma, Dissociation, and disorder provides facts of the ensuing and comparatively everlasting alteration in neurophysiology, neurochemistry, and neuronal association.

This booklet convincingly demonstrates that those alterations create lasting results at the emotional and actual healthiness of the victim--changes correlated with a number of the most typical, but poorly understood, actual lawsuits and ailments, together with whiplash, migraines, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, and different painful, difficult-to-treat stipulations. extra, the reasons and results of retraumatization are explored, clarifying the explanations a few sufferers undergo clean trauma over rather minor incidents whereas others deal with significant traumas extra simply.

This groundbreaking quantity backs up its new idea of PTSD neurophysiology with cogent idea and persuasive proof, together with:

  • case reviews correlating medical positive factors of trauma and dissociation with compelling physiological rationales for the indicators
  • sturdy documentation drawing from the scientific and psychiatric literature of PTSD, whiplash, mind damage, epidemiology of trauma, and quite a few illness tactics associated with trauma
  • in-depth discussions of scientific traumatization of sufferers, together with the result of pediatric approaches and useless anesthesia
  • demonstrations that somatization and conversion are usually not imagined signs yet consequence from measurable autonomic physiological alteration of the affected organ
  • a well-documented exploration of the influence of prenatal and neonatal trauma on later emotional improvement, reaction to annoying lifestyles occasions, and ailment and mortality

This awesome empirical facts that physique, mind, and brain are a continuum bargains a robust new paradigm to scientific and psychological wellbeing and fitness execs, in addition to new wish to victims from trauma. With a foreword by way of Bessel van der Kolk and priceless figures, The physique Bears the weight: Trauma, Dissociation, and disorder is an important source for the in-the-trenches execs who confront the consequences of trauma and ensuing somatic results. will probably be of compelling curiosity and usability to relatives perform physicians, nurses and nurse practitioners, speech and actual therapists, counselors and psychotherapists, and any scientific or psychological health practitioner who treats actual or emotional trauma.

Show description

Priceless: The Myth of Fair Value (and How to Take Advantage of It)

By William Poundstone

Prada shops hold a number of obscenely dear goods on the way to increase revenues for every thing else (which appear like deals in comparison). humans used to obtain song at no cost, then Steve Jobs confident them to pay. How? by way of charging ninety nine cents. That rate has a hypnotic impression: the revenue margin of the ninety nine Cents basically shop is two times that of Wal-Mart. Why do textual content messages fee funds, whereas e-mails are loose? Why do jars of peanut butter maintain getting smaller with a purpose to continue the fee the "same"? the answer's easy: costs are a collective hallucination.

In Priceless, the bestselling writer William Poundstone finds the hidden psychology of worth. In mental experiments, everyone is not able to estimate "fair" costs competently and are strongly motivated by way of the subconscious, irrational, and politically wrong. It hasn't taken lengthy for sellers to use those findings. "Price experts" recommend outlets on the best way to persuade shoppers to pay extra for much less, and negotiation coaches provide related suggestion for businesspeople slicing bargains. the recent psychology of rate dictates the layout of cost tags, menus, rebates, "sale" advertisements, mobile phone plans, grocery store aisles, genuine property deals, salary programs, tort calls for, and company buyouts. costs are the main pervasive hidden persuaders of all. Rooted within the rising box of behavioral determination idea, Priceless should still turn out critical to an individual who negotiates.

Show description

Clinical Handbook of Psychological Disorders: A Step-by-Step Treatment Manual

With over 75,000 copies bought, this medical advisor and largely followed textual content offers authoritative guidance for treating usually encountered grownup problems. The Handbook is exclusive in its specialise in evidence-based perform and its cognizance to the main urgent query requested by means of scholars and practitioners—“How do I do it?” top medical researchers supply crucial history wisdom on every one challenge, describe the conceptual and empirical bases in their respective ways, and illustrate the nuts and bolts of evidence-based evaluate and intervention.

Show description

Social Psychology

Reflecting your scholars and their world.
what number of the scholars on your Social Psychology path are Psychology majors? enterprise? Sociology? schooling? within the eleventh version of Social Psychology, David Myers once more weaves an inviting and compelling narrative that speaks to your entire scholars despite heritage or meant significant.
via examples and functions in addition to marginal quotations from around the breadth of the liberal arts and sciences, Myers attracts scholars into the sector of social psychology.

whilst, Myers is usually in track with the ever-changing nation of social psychology learn. study Close-Up and inside of tale positive factors through the ebook supply deeper publicity to key examine and researchers. Marginal quotations, examples and functions all through every one bankruptcy, and the concluding "Applying Social Psychology" chapters all make sure that despite your scholars' pursuits and destiny plans, Social Psychology will interact them. This eleventh variation additionally good points the contributions of Jean Twenge, writer of new release Me and The Narcissism Epidemic, extra bolstering the direct connection to brand new scholars.

Show description

The Psychology Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)

In actual fact explaining greater than a hundred groundbreaking rules within the box, The Psychology Book makes use of available textual content and easy-to-follow pics and illustrations to provide an explanation for the advanced theoretical and experimental foundations of psychology.

From its philosophical roots via behaviorism, psychotherapy, and developmental psychology, The Psychology Book seems to be in any respect the greats from Pavlov and Skinner to Freud and Jung, and is a vital reference for college students and an individual with an curiosity in how the brain works.

Show description

IQ and Aptitude Tests: Assess Your Verbal, Numerical and Spatial Reasoning Skills (Careers & Testing)

IQ and flair Tests comprises four hundred perform questions along with solutions, motives, and a advisor to assessing functionality. The questions are prepared into 4 IQ checks including verbal, spatial, and numerical flair assessments. those contain assessments of be aware meanings, grammar and comprehension, complicated verbal flair, logical research, psychological mathematics, numerical sequences, and quantity problems.

This e-book can assist those people who are confronted with an inherent ability or IQ try, to boot as anyone who wishes to improve their verbal and numerical reasoning skills.

Show description

Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy

By Martin Lindstrom

Foreword by way of Morgan Spurlock

From the bestselling writer of Buyology comes a stunning insider’s examine how today’s international giants conspire to vague the reality and control our minds, all in carrier of  persuading us to shop for.
Marketing visionary Martin Lindstrom has been at the entrance strains of the branding wars for over twenty years.  right here, he turns the highlight on his personal undefined, drawing on all he has witnessed at the back of closed doorways, exposing for the 1st time the total volume of the mental tips and traps that businesses devise to win our genuinely-earned funds.
Picking up from the place Vance Packard's bestselling vintage, The Hidden Persuaders, left off greater than half-a-century in the past, Lindstrom reveals:
   • New findings that exhibit how advertisers and agents deliberately goal kids at an alarmingly younger age – beginning after they are nonetheless within the womb!
   • Shocking result of an fMRI examine which exposed what heterosexual males really think approximately once they see sexually provocative advertisements (hint: it isn’t their girlfriends).
   • How dealers and outlets stoke the flames of public panic and capitalize on paranoia over worldwide contagions, severe climate occasions, and foodstuff infection scares.
   • The first ever neuroscientific facts proving how addicted all of us are to our iPhones and our Blackberry’s (and the stunning truth of cellphone dependancy - it may be more durable to shake than addictions to medicinal drugs and alcohol).
   • How businesses of all stripes are secretly mining our electronic footprints to discover the most intimate information of our deepest lives, then utilizing that info to focus on us with advertisements and gives ‘perfectly tailored’ to our mental profiles.
   • How sure businesses, just like the maker of 1 well known lip balm, purposely regulate their formulation so as to make their items chemically addictive.   
   • What a 3-month lengthy guerilla advertising and marketing test, performed particularly for this e-book, tells us in regards to the strongest hidden persuader of all of them.
   • And a lot, a lot more. 
 This searing disclose introduces a brand new type of tips, recommendations, and seductions – the Hidden Persuaders of the twenty first century- and exhibits why they're extra insidious and pervasive than ever. 

Show description

A Mind Apart: Travels in a Neurodiverse World

By Susanne Antonetta

In A brain Apart, Susanne Antonetta attracts on her own adventure with manic melancholy, in addition to interviews with individuals with a number of character illness, autism, schizophrenia, and different "neuroatypical" stipulations, to build a desirable portrait of the way the realm shapes itself in minds which are profoundly varied from the norm. As together with her earlier booklet, which Michael Pollan praised within the New York instances publication Review as "a problem to our winning notions of technology and journalism or even literary narrative," A brain Apart employs a special fusion of literary genres to attract readers into the event of individuals with neurological stipulations and to contemplate what their trade methods of perceiving may possibly, in reality, need to educate us.

in accordance with the USA division of well-being the variety of humans being clinically determined with autism has been expanding via nearly twenty percentage a 12 months during the last decade. AD/HD, Tourette's, and persistent melancholy were spreading at commensurate charges. Sifting during the many skills that underlie those and different psychological "disabilities"- the "visual cognizance" of an autistic or the "metaphoric attention" of a manic-depressive-Antonetta finds simply how a lot "normally" functioning humans can research from people with neurological issues. This attention-grabbing combination of memoir, journalism, and technological know-how can be of deep curiosity to readers of Temple Grandin's Thinking in Pictures or Andrew Solomon's The Noonday Demon.

Show description