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 Psychology

In 2017, Ministry of Health figures showed that one in five New Zealanders sought help for a diagnosed mood or anxiety disorder, and these figures are growing. Headlands: New Stories of Anxiety tells the real, messy story behind these statistics - what anxiety feels... read more

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: 9781776561896
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Naomi Arnold
: Paperback
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Headlands : New Stories of Anxiety
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The No.1 New York Times Bestseller 'Gripping and surprising ... Pollan makes losing your mind sound like the sanest thing a person could do' The New York Times Book Review Could psychedelic drugs change our worldview? One of America's most a... read more

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: 9780241366981
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Allen Lane
: 3.5 X 15.3
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: Michael Pollan
: Paperback
: 615.7/883
: 480
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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
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 Psychology

These days, swimming may seem like the most egalitarian of pastimes, open to anyone with a swimsuit - but this wasn't always the case. In the 19th century, swimming was exclusively the domain of men, and access to pools was a luxury limited by class. Women were (barely) allow... read more

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: 9781472938961
: United Book Distributors
: United Book Distributors
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Jenny Landreth
: Paperback
: 797.2108209
: 336
: 1 x 16 page colour plate section
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Swell: A Waterbiography
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THE AWARDWINNING INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER'One of those rare and eternal stories you don't want to end and that leave you forever changed' - Desmond Tutu'A masterpiece of holocaust literature. Her memoir, like her life, is extraordinary, harrowing and inspi... read more

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: 9781846045127
: penguin random house
: Rider
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.6'units:- Centimeters
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: Edith Eger
: Paperback
: English
: 155.93
: 384
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The Choice: Even in Hell Hope Can Flower
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 Psychology

As children, Jessie Cole and her brother Jake ran wild, free to roam their rainforest home as they pleased. They had each other, parents who adored them, and two mysterious, beautiful, clever half-sisters, Billie and Zoe, who came to visit every holidays. But when Jessie was on the... read more

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: 9781925603507
: Text Publishing Company
: Text Publishing Company
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
: Australia
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: Jessie Cole
: Paperback
: 518
: English
: 288
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Staying: A Memoir
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 Psychology

Reading Level:Near Fine

The Case of the Missing Body is the true and unusual story of Lily, who has no sense of her body. She has struggled with the effects of this her whole life. Desperate to try anything to be normal, a nevertheless sceptical Lily agrees to begin work with her physiotherapi... read more

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: 9781877578311
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 230mm X 155mm
: New Zealand
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: Jenny Powell
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 362.4
: 100
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The Case of the Missing Body
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Living with autism challenges you to parent in a different way, opening your mind to new approaches to looking at a situation and developing resilience. People with autism have a unique way of looking at the world and inherent in this ‘difference’ are... read more

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: 9780473416577
: Dunford Jones
: Dunford Jones
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: Ali Beasley
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Emilia's Colours: The gift of autism
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 Psychology

Jan Pryor blends her personal experience of losing a child with her professional understanding of family dynamics and children's development. The clumsiness of consolation; the challenges of organising a funeral and what to do with Alexander's ashes; the isolatio... read more

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: 9781999702748
: Heddon Publishing
: Heddon Publishing
: 210mm X 140mm X 15mm
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: Jan Pryor; Katharine Smith (Editor); Catherine Clarke (Illustrator)
: Paperback
: 258
: 29 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
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After Alexander: The Legacy of a Son
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Full of cheek and charm, these authentic acquaintance cards are how people broke the ice (and got lucky) around the turn of the century. Use them today (or tonight) to find love. Culled from the collection of Alan Mays, the internet's... read more

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: 9780451499233
: Random House USA Inc
: Crown Publications
: United States
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: Alan Mays
: Hardback
: 50
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May I See You Home?: 19th-Century Pickups for 21st-Century Suitors
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 Psychology

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

In 1804, while a student at Oxford, Thomas De Quincey was looking for relief from excruciating pain when a college acquaintance recommended opium. "Opium!" De Quincey wrote. "Dread agent of unimaginable pleasure and pain! I had heard of it as I ... read more

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: 9780141194943
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Australia
: 181mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Thomas de Quincey
: Paperback
: 710
: en
: 828/.809 B
: 296
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Confessions of an English Opium Eater (Popular Penguin)
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 Psychology

Taking their cue from the work of Charles Johns, who has argued that, far from being an ailment, neurosis is in fact the dominant condition of our society today, an array of thinkers have gathered in The Neurotic Turn to address the question: what can 'neurosis' tell us about our ... read more

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: 9781910924655
: Watkins Media
: Repeater Books
: 19.70 cmmm X 12.40 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: Charles Johns
: Paperback
: en
: 300
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The Neurotic Turn
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 Psychology

Writing is how I attempt to repair myself, stitching back former selves, sentences. When I am brave enough I am never brave enough I unravel the tapestry of my life, my childhood. -- from Book of Mutter
Composed over thirteen years, Kate Zambreno's Book of Mutter is a tender an... read more

“Writing is a way not to remember but to forget,” suggests Kate Zembrano in this book concerning both her grieving for her mother and her struggle to be free of her mother, who in some ways became more dominating after her death than she was when alive. “Or if not to forget, to attem... read more

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: 9781584351962
: Semiotexte/Smart Art
: Semiotexte/Smart Art
: 20.30 cmmm X 13.70 cmmm X 1.30 cmmm
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: Kate Zambreno
: en
: 216
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Book of Mutter
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