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SHARDS : A YOUNG VICE COP INVESTIGATES H

By: ALLISON MOORE

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Publisher: POCKET BOOKS:

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HEALING AND HOPE : SIX WOMEN FROM THE BE

By: BETTY FORD

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Publisher: BERKLEY PUBLISHING GROUP:

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Originally brought together by the Betty Ford Center's twentieth-anniversary reunion, six women share their poignant stories in this book. Their combined voices-along with Betty Ford's own insightful, compassionate commentary-create a groundbreaking and ultimately triumphant memoir that lays bare the destructive power of addiction. View more info

RECOVERY AT WORK : A CLEAN AND SOBER CAR

By: CAROL COX SMITH

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IT WILL NEVER HAPPEN TO ME : GROWING UP

By: CLAUDIA A. BLACK

Price: $8.50

Publisher: HAZELDEN PUBLISHING AND EDUC.:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM367302


With more than two million copies sold, this is the definitive book for adult children of alcoholics. Black expertly identifies common issues faced by children who grow up in alcoholic families: describes survival techniques characteristic of children raised in alcoholic families, explains how such learned responses cause difficulties in adulthood, and carefully guides readers in identifying self-defeating, destructive behaviors and finding healthier, happier lives. View more info

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FIX

By: DAMIAN THOMPSON

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Publisher: HARPER COLLINS - LONDON:

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Addictions to iphones, painkillers, cupcakes, alcohol and sex are taking over our lives. Our most casual daily habits can quickly become obsessions that move beyond our control. Damian Thompson, who has himself struggled with a range of addictions, argues that human desire is in the process of being reshaped. Shunning the concept of addiction as disease, he shows how manufacturers are producing substances like ipads, muffins and computer games that we learn to like... View more info

VIRTUAL ADDICTION

By: DAVID N. GREENFIELD

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: IM370612


This book is for those net browsers who spend hours and hours on the Web, in chat rooms, playing games, and viewing endless hours of streaming video footage. For some, their compulsive behavior in cyberspace escalates to cause them problems at work or school or leads them to neglect their real relationships. The book explains the nature of Internet addiction, with special attention to new forms of relationships that have appeared on the net. It lists the twelve warning s... View more info

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CLEAN : OVERCOMING ADDICTION

By: DAVID SHEFF

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Publisher: MARINER:

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WITH OR WITHOUT YOU

By: DOMENICA RUTA

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Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM283482


"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER A haunting, unforgettable mother-daughter story for a new generation--the debut of a blazing new lyrical voice Domenica Ruta grew up in a working-class, unforgiving town north of Boston, in a trash-filled house on a dead-end road surrounded by a river and a salt marsh. Her mother, Kathi, a notorious local figure, was a drug addict and sometimes dealer whose life swung between welfare and riches, and whose highbrow taste was at odds wi... View more info

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HARDER THEY FALL : CELEBRITIES TELL THEI

By: GARY STROMBERG

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HAZELDEN PUBLISHING AND EDUC.:

Seller ID: IM387899


Now in paperback with updated photos and additional interviews, The Harder They Fall reveals the intimate thoughts, feelings, regrets, and beliefs of celebrities in recovery. Among those profiled are comedian Richard Pryor; musicians Grace Slick, Dr. John, and Chuck Negron; actors Malcolm McDowell and Mariette Hartley; and athletes Dock Ellis and Gerry Cooney. Addiction devoured their pride and accomplishments until each found the courage to ask for help, the honesty to ... View more info

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I WANT

By: JANE VELEZ-MITCHELL

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Publisher: HEALTH COMMUNICATIONS:

Seller ID: IM237902


In "iWant, "investigative journalist and author Jane Velez-Mitchell traces her unique quest for an addiction-free life over the course of many years, detailing her struggles to stop drinking, smoking, overeating, and overworking. During this journey, Velez-Mitchell comes closer to discovering her authentic self, embracing her ethnic identity, and accepting her true sexual orientation. With layers upon layers of addictions removed, she is able to distinguish between wh... View more info

LOVE FIRST : A NEW APPROACH TO INTERVENT

By: JEFF JAY

Price: $7.50

Publisher: HAZELDEN PUBLISHING AND EDUC.:

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SEX LIES AND FORGIVENESS : COUPLES SPE

By: JENNIFER SCHNEIDER

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APPROVAL ADDICTION : OVERCOMING YOUR NEE

By: JOYCE MEYER

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Publisher: WARNER BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM149773


There is an epidemic of insecurity in society today. Many people suffer from an unhealthy need for affirmation. They are not capable of feeling good about themselves. For some the quest for approval becomes an actual addiction, as they seek self-worth from the outside world because they can't find it within themselves. Joyce Meyer understands the need for seeking approval from others to overcome feelings of rejection and low self-esteem. The good news, she says, is that ... View more info

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METAMORPHOSIS : REFLECTIONS ON RECOVERY

By: JUDITH MCDANIEL

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Publisher: FIREBRAND BOOKS:

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ONE BREATH AT A TIME : BUDDHISM AND THE

By: KEVIN EDWARD GRIFFIN

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Publisher: RODALE:

Seller ID: IM375187


What would the Buddha say to an alcoholic or addict? What could those in recovery offer to the Buddhist path? Kevin Griffin has immersed himself in the Buddhist and Twelve Step traditions, and in "One Breath at a Time" he gives some surprising and inspiring answers to these questions.The author, a Buddhist meditation teacher and longtime Twelve Step practitioner, weaves his personal story of recovery with traditional Buddhist teachings. The book takes us on a journey... View more info

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BREAKING ADDICTION : A 7-STEP HANDBOOK F

By: LANCE M. DODES

Price: $14.24

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM24436


Finally--a road map to recovery from the nation's most original thinker on addictionIn his revolutionary book The Heart of Addiction, Dr. Lance Dodes examined the underlying emotions that drive addictive behaviors--whether drinking, gambling, sex, or eating. Now, in Breaking Addiction, Dodes presents a comprehensive guide outlining seven critical steps to overcome addiction, based on his findings. Through his practice and research, Dodes has found that virtually... View more info

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HELPING THE ADDICT YOU LOVE : TOUGH LOVE

By: LAURENCE WESTREICH

Price: $7.50

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM468755


It's okay to love them. It's your right to help them. Addiction destroys people and can even end lives. When you know or suspect that someone you love is suffering from addiction you have two goals: getting your loved one into treatment and turning that treatment into full-fledged sobriety. Many addiction experts tell you that you have to disengage or risk being an enabler, a codependent bystander, in the wreckage of an addict's life; that you have to cut all ties o... View more info

HEALING THE ADDICTIVE MIND

By: LEE L. JAMPOLSKY

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Publisher: TEN SPEED PRESS:

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Life After You: What Your Death from Drugs Leaves

By: Linda Lajterman

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Publisher: SELF PUBLISHED:

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BRIGHT RED SCREAM

By: MARILEE STRONG

Price: $7.50

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM38812


Self-mutilation is a behavior so shocking that it is almost never discussed. Yet estimates are that upwards of eight million Americans are chronic self-injurers. They are people who use knives, razor blades, or broken glass to cut themselves. Their numbers include the actor Johnny Depp, Girl Interrupted author Susanna Kaysen, and the late Princess Diana. Mistakenly viewed as suicide attempts or senseless masochism--even by many health professionals--"cutting" is actually... View more info