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Stop Caretaking the Borderline or Narcissist: How to End the Drama and Get On with LifePeople with Borderline or Narcissistic Personality Disorders are master manipulators; Caretakers fall for them every time. This book helps Caretakers break the cycle and puts them on a new path of personal freedom, discovery, and self-awareness, through the use of real stories and practical suggestions from a seasoned therapist….

Dark Matter, Dark Energy, Dark Gravity: Enabling a Universe that Supports Intelligent LifeDark Matter, Dark Energy and Dark Gravity make life possible! This book for the lay reader provides a summary of the latest astrophysical observational results and theoretical insights into what we know and what we hope to learn about dark matter, dark energy, and dark gravity. How did the profound beauty of our Earth, our Solar System, our Milky Way galaxy and indeed our universe unfold? Dark matter, dark energy, and dark gravity have made all the difference in how the universe has developed, a…

Foolproofing Your Life: How to Deal Effectively with the Impossible People in Your LifeThe world is filled with difficult people. It is impossible to avoid them. (You may have one, in particular, in your life right now.) In dealing with such people, we often try a number of coping strategies. Unfortunately, our best attempts at making peace often fail. This is because the difficult people in our lives are often what the Bible calls “fools.” And dealing with fools requires a special kind of biblical wisdom. You’ve tried everything–from confrontation to passivity. You’ve found out…

Enabling LivesEnabling Lives provides a look at the disability civil rights movement through an intimate portrayal of the lives of several of its key leaders. Each of the chapters of this book is a separate authorized biography of such prominent figures as Frank Bowe, Tony Coelho, Justin Dart, Judy Heumann, Evan Kemp, and Harold Russell. Enabling Lives provides not only an accurate historical record of key moments in the development of civil rights for individuals with disabilities, but also invites the rea…

The Real Dope on Dealing with an Addict: How Addiction Saved My LifeThe Real Dope on Dealing with an Addict: How Addiction Saved My Life is a how-to, survival guide for anyone with an addict/alcoholic in his or her life–and that’s a lot of us. Authors and sisters, Beth Brand and Meridith Powell, have lived through six addictions in their immediate family. In this book, they share the practical, insider advice that–until now–could only be gained by living through the roller coaster that is the active addict….

Enabling the Elderly: Religious Institutions Within the Community Service System (Suny Series on Aging)Here three gerontological professionals have combined their diverse backgrounds in a timely and urgently needed study of how religious institutions interact with their communities to provide care for the elderly. In an easily accessible and well-written text, actual and potential services are described, and ways of enhancing religious/agency collaboration are suggested. Data are presented from studies in four communities and in a variety of provider settings.The book begins with an overview of…

The Newborn as a Person: Enabling Healthy Infant Development WorldwideAdvances in the fields of psychology and psychiatry have bolstered the perspective that infants are not the passive recipients of sensory stimulation as it was once thought. Built on T. Berry Brazelton s paradigm-shifting work on the individuality of infants, this book provides relevant information on the necessity for family-centered intervention in the newborn period. Coverage is wide-ranging, authoritative, and practical. This landmark collection includes contributions from T. Berry Brazelton…

Enabling The Dreams Of OthersIn this book Kevin Cahill, B.Sc. (Hons), CFP, CHS, CLU, EPC, founder of Canadian Legacy Builder will share how and why individuals should consider creatively using Cash Value Permanent Life Insurance as both an income and a legacy tool. These ideas will help add value and help you; help the people you love and the causes you care about….

Enabling ChurchIf we are all made in the image of God, ‘fearfully and wonderfully made’ as the psalmist puts it, what does that mean if we can’t see, or can’t walk; if we can’t hear, or can’t speak? How can we be said to share in God’s unconditional love if we are humiliated by epileptic seizures? If we can’t remember our own name because of the ravages of dementia? Or if the only response of which we are capable is a smile? How can we truly be a valued and valuable part of the Body of Christ here on earth – t…