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  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy of Depression

    A Brief, Focused, Specific Strategy

    by Gerald L. Klerman and 1 more

    Reflecting the new and exciting trends in psychotherapy as well as responsive to the current emphasis on efficient, substantial therapeutic results, this book presents a model of interpersonal, short_term psychotherapy for clinically depressed patients. Gerald L. Klerman, whose research on depression has made him world renowned, and Myrna M. Weissman, who has written, with Eugene Paykel, an ... Read more

    $92.06 AUD

  • All My Puny Sorrows

    by Miriam Toews

    Miram Toews's All My Puny Sorrows - Sunday Times Top Choice Summer ReadElf and Yoli are two smart, loving sisters.Elf is a world-renowned pianist, glamorous, wealthy, happily married: she wants to die.Yoli is divorced, broke, sleeping with the wrong men: she desperately wants to keep her older sister alive.When Elf's latest suicide attempt leaves her hospitalised weeks before her highly ... Read more

    $11.43 AUD

  • A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled

    by Ruby Wax

    **The number one bestseller, with over 150,000 copies sold, which kick-started a mindfulness revolution**'Ruby Wax has written a guide to mindfulness that's as hilarious as it is useful' Arianna Huffington'We are all frazzled, all of us...'Five hundred years ago no one died of stress: we invented this concept and now we let it rule us.In A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled, Ruby Wax shows us how ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Stay Sexy and Don't Get Murdered

    The Definitive How-To Guide From the My Favorite Murder Podcast

    by Georgia Hardstark and 1 more

    In STAY SEXY & DON'T GET MURDERED, Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark, hosts of true crime comedy podcast 'My Favorite Murder,' open up about their lives more intimately than ever in their confessionally honest and hilarious debut book, titled after their podcast sign-off.Sharing never-before-heard stories ranging from their struggles with depression, eating disorders, and addiction, Karen and ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Losing Tom, Finding Grace

    Walking through the aftermath of a son' s suicide

    by Jackie Slough

    This book is unique.Written as a journal, it is an honest and intimate revelation of one woman's ability to cope with the unexpected suicide of her teenage son.Tom was a deep-thinking and creative young man, and an active Christian. How can a young Christian commit suicide? How can a parent not feel condemned? What goes through the minds of young people in these circumstances? Excerpts from Tom's ... Read more

    $5.41 AUD

  • A Life Too Short

    The Tragedy of Robert Enke

    by Ronald Reng

    WINNER OF THE 2011 WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEARWINNER OF THE BRITISH SPORTS BOOK AWARDS 2012 FOOTBALL BOOK OF THE YEARWhy does an international footballer with the world at his feet decide to take his own life?On 10 November 2009 the German national goalkeeper, Robert Enke, stepped in front of a passing train. He was thirty-two years old and a devoted husband and father.Enke had played for ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Ice Age

    by Luke Williams

    Journalist Luke Williams had moved into a house with an old friend and meth dealer in outer-suburban Melbourne researching addiction to crystal methamphetamine when he accidentally became addicted to it himself. Over the next three months, he descended into psychosis.He believed his parents were trying to poison him, that a pedophile ring was being run from the local café and thought he was bound ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Man Down

    Why Men Are Unhappy and What We Can Do About It

    by Matt Rudd

    'The most honest, most revealing - and funniest - exploration of male mental health I have ever read' Adam Kay'Matt Rudd may have written the most important book in a generation' Idle Society'A whole-hearted and important attempt to analyse what has gone wrong for so many men and to make some tentative suggestions for what may help' The Times'This book is essential' Sathnam Sanghera</strong... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Hello Cruel World

    101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks, and Other Outlaws

    by Kate Bornstein and 1 more

    Celebrated transsexual trailblazer Kate Bornstein has, with more humor and spunk than any other, ushered us into a world of limitless possibility through a daring re-envisionment of the gender system as we know it.Here, Bornstein bravely and wittily shares personal and unorthodox methods of survival in an often cruel world. A one-of-a-kind guide to staying alive outside the box, Hello, Cruel World ... Read more

    $20.89 AUD

  • Grief Works

    Stories of Life, Death and Surviving

    by Julia Samuel

    A Sunday Times Top 10 BestsellerDeath affects us all. Yet it is still the last taboo in our society, and grief is still profoundly misunderstood...In Grief Works we hear stories from those who have experienced great love and great loss - and survived. Stories that explain how grief unmasks our greatest fears, strips away our layers of protection and reveals our innermost selves.Julia Samuel, a ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Touched by Suicide

    Hope and Healing After Loss

    by Michael F. Myers and 1 more

    Whether you are struggling with fresh grief at a loved one’s death by suicide or your loss happened years ago, you should know that you are not alone. 5 million Americans are affected—directly or indirectly—by this tragedy each year. And it sends us on a lifelong search for answers, both to the practical questions and the deepest question of all: Why? In this definitive guide book, Michael F. ... Read more

    $21.66 AUD

  • How I Stayed Alive When My Brain Was Trying to Kill Me

    One Person's Guide to Suicide Prevention

    by Susan Rose Blauner

    “Sue Blauner’s you-are-there account . . . offers insight and understanding to anyone who has been touched by suicide.”—Joan Anderson, author of A Year by the SeaAn epidemic of international proportions, suicide has touched the lives of nearly half of all Americans, yet is rarely talked about openly. In this timely and important book, Susan Blauner breaks the silence to offer guidance and hope for ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Girls Inside

    by NJ Mackay

    The most addictive, deliciously dark and redemptive psychological thriller you've been waiting for in 2021 - for fans of Lisa Jewell, Louise Jensen, Phoebe Morgan, CL Taylor, Cara Hunter and KL Slater...**************Blue grew up in the Black House.In remotest Wales, Joseph Carillo recruited young, lonely women to join his community and adopt his erratic views. Blue's mother was one of them. But ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • On Suicide

    by Emile Durkheim and 3 more

    Emile Durkheim's On Suicide (1897) was a groundbreaking book in the field of sociology. Traditionally, suicide was thought to be a matter of purely individual despair but Durkheim recognized that the phenomenon had a social dimension. He believed that if anything can explain how individuals relate to society, then it is suicide: Why does it happen? What goes wrong? Why do certain social, religious ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Stay

    A History of Suicide and the Philosophies Against It

    by Jennifer Michael Hecht

    Worldwide, more people die by suicide than by murder, and many more are left behind to grieve. Despite distressing statistics that show suicide rates rising, the subject, long a taboo, is infrequently talked about. In this sweeping intellectual and cultural history, poet and historian Jennifer Michael Hecht channels her grief for two friends lost to suicide into a search for history’s most ... Read more

    $32.00 AUD

  • The Procrastinator's Guide To Killing Yourself

    by Gareth Edwards

    This book is for those of us who are looking into a huge black hole and feeling that life is not worth living. It might also help those who love someone who is feeling that way.For 20 years Gareth Edwards worked in mental health and suicide prevention as a government advisor, university researcher and designer of innovative services.In The Procrastinator's Guide to Killing Yourself he shares how ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • We Need to Talk About Suicide

    by Julie Gray

    My brother Peter killed himself on May 13th, 2010 sometime between noon and 5pm. My world lurched on its axis and will never recover.There is nothing I can do to bring Peter back home to us, but I can tell you that if you are worried about a loved one or a friend, you need to intervene and help lead your loved one to some relief. Do not worry about “butting in” or being “nosey”. Get them to a ... Read more

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  • Cracked, Not Broken

    Surviving and Thriving After a Suicide Attempt

    by Kevin Hines and 1 more

    The Golden Gate Bridge is one of the most recognizable structures to define a modern city. Yet, for author Kevin Hines the bridge is not merely a marker of a place or a time. Instead, the bridge marks the beginning of his remarkable story. At 19 years old, Kevin attempted to take his own life by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge - a distance which took four seconds to fall. Recently diagnosed ... Read more

    $52.46 AUD

  • Waking Up, Alive

    The Descent, the Suicide Attempt... And, the Return to Life!

    by Richard A. Heckler and 1 more

    Waking Up, Alive addresses the penetrating hopelessness—the loss of faith—that leads one to suicide. Pain and suffering visit us all. No one is exempt. No one has earned a special status that enables him or her to live without heartache or anxiety, sadness or fear. Sometimes these emotions galvanize our spirit and our will, emboldening us to forge ahead, confident of brighter horizons. At other ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Silent Grief

    Living in the Wake of Suicide

    by Christopher Lukas and 1 more

    'This book gives insights into the pain and suffering involved when people are grieving for someone who has committed suicide, but it also offers hope without diminishing the significance of the suffering involved. As such, it has a lot to offer, and is therefore to be welcomed.' - Well-Being 'This book provides deep and valuable insight into the experiences of "suicide survivors" - those who have ... Read more

    $21.55 AUD

  • A Comprehensive Guide to Crisis Counselling.

    by Jimmy Henderson

    series Improve your essential skills series #1
    Improve Your Counseling Skills With "A comprehensive Guide to Crisis Counselling" A short guide with a structured, systematic approach to counselling, including tips to help you make the most of each session. For free material on the counselling process and other helpful topics, please visit: http://www.jimmyhendersonarticles.blogspot.comMost counsellor training courses don't include some of the ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • All Our Relations

    Indigenous trauma in the shadow of colonialism

    by Tanya Talaga

    The world’s Indigenous communities are fighting to live and dying too young. In this vital and incisive work, Tanya Talaga explores intergenerational trauma and the alarming rise of youth suicide.From Northern Ontario to Nunavut, Norway, Brazil, Australia, and the United States, the Indigenous experience in colonised nations is startlingly similar and deeply disturbing. It is an experience marked ... Read more

    $23.86 AUD

  • Suicide

    A Modern Obsession

    by Derek Beattie and 1 more

    When is it okay for a person to kill themself? How have ideas about this changed over time, and how do they differ across cultures? How do Ireland's suicide rates, especially among its young men, compare to rates in other countries in Europe and beyond? Are we obsessed today with the idea of suicide? Is it possible to prevent suicide - and, if so, how? Should we try to prevent all suicides, or are ... Read more

    $13.08 AUD

  • Love and Death in Bali

    by Vicki Baum and 1 more

    Set against the backdrop of the Dutch invasion of Bali just over a century ago, and the resulting "mass suicides" of the Balinese royalty, the moving story unfolds of the peasant Pak and his family and friends, and the tragedy that is their shared fate.Written within living memory of the bloody events called the puputan (the "ending"), Love and Death in Bali is the story of a passionate yet ... Read more

    $19.35 AUD