Descartes: His Life and Thought
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Descartes: His Life and Thought

Geneviéve Rodis-Lewis is uniquely qualified to celebrate René Descartes. This major intellectual biography illuminates the personal and historical events of Descartes's life, from his birth and early years in France to his death in Sweden, his burial, and the fate of his remains. Concerned not only with historical events but also with the development of Descartes's personality, Rodis-Lewis speculates on the effect childhood impressio...

The High-Conflict Custody Battle
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The High-Conflict Custody Battle

Is your ex-spouse trying to gain custody of your kids? Has he or she launched a campaign to make you look like a bad parent, both in the eyes of your children and the law? You aren’t alone. Unfortunately, high-conflict custody battles are all-too-common in today’s world. So how can you arm yourself with the mental and legal resources needed to survive this difficult time and keep your kids safe? In The High-Conflict Custody Battle, a...

Embodying the Problem : The Persuasive Power of the Teen Mother
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Embodying the Problem : The Persuasive Power of the Teen Mother

The dominant narrative of teen pregnancy persuades many people to believe that a teenage pregnancy always leads to devastating consequences for a young woman, her child, and the nation in which they reside. Jenna Vinson draws on feminist and rhetorical theory to explore how pregnant and mothering teens are represented as problems in U.S. newspapers, political discourses, and teenage pregnancy prevention campaigns since the 1970s. Vin...

The Secret Art of Being a Parent: Tips, tricks, and lifesavers you don't have to learn the hard way
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The Secret Art of Being a Parent

Parenting Tip #1: There's no one right way to be a parent. This entertaining parenting guide filled with helpful, bite-size advice. From a list of what you need in a diaper bag to a loving reminder that sometimes you just need to take time for yourself, these tips and tricks reassure parents that, yes, they can do this! • Tips and tricks reassure parents that parenting is doable and that they are already doing a great job. • Timesave...

EMDR in Family Systems : An Integrated Approach to Healing Trauma
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EMDR in Family Systems : An Integrated Approach to Healing Trauma

EMDR in Family Systems provides clinicians with a clear account of the EMDR process and a comprehensive, step-by-step approach to healing trauma through integrating EMDR with other therapeutic tools. The book provides a unique protocol utilizing numerous evidence-based diagnostic assessments; in-depth psychoeducation on attachment issues, Internal Family Systems therapy, and mindfulness; and Metaframeworks, a Family Systems modality,...

Alexandra Reynaud, "Les tribulations d'un petit zèbre: Episodes de vie d'une famille à haut potentiel intellectuel"
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Les tribulations d'un petit zèbre

Le mot "zèbre" a été créé par la psychologue Jeanne Siaud-Facchin pour désigner les enfants intellectuellement précoces, c'est-à-dire à haut quotient. Aujourd'hui couramment utilisé par la communauté de surdoués, il souligne sans la stigmatiser la différence dont peuvent souffrir les personnes dont le quotient intellectuel est supérieur à 130. Alexandra Reynaud est la maman d'un petit zèbre dont le THPI (Très haut potentiel intellect...

Leaving Loneliness: A Workbook: Building Relationships with Yourself and Others
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Leaving Loneliness: A Workbook: Building Relationships with Yourself and Others

Addressing persistent loneliness requires reflection and action to address the loneliness at its core. This book focuses squarely on what psychologists call your attachment style, an invisible but pervasive approach to relationships that influences how lonely or socially abundant your life is to become. Your attachment style can leave you nourished with love, isolated and longing, or trapped in stormy and unstable relationships, depe...

Marshall B. Rosenberg, "Élever nos enfants avec bienveillance : L'approche de la communication non violente"
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Élever nos enfants avec bienveillance : L'approche de la communication non violente

La Communication NonViolente (CNV) est un processus efficace permettant de se relier aux autres et d'agir avec bienveillance. Elle contribue à prévenir ou à résoudre les conflits, et invite à communiquer de manière à satisfaire les besoins de chacun. Elle propose des outils concrets utilisables tant dans les écoles qu'au sein de la famille. En revenant sur des anecdotes personnelles, l'auteur nous montre combien ce mode de communicat...

Thank You, God!
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Thank You, God!

Thank You, God! is a Christian book for children and families. The book is intended for parents to read to their children or children can read on their own about what God has done. The words rhyme and repeat to make reading fun. Rhyming and repetition of books are great ways for children to recognize sounds of language as well as remember the words of the books. The visuals are colorful and relatable to children, in addition to being...

El Mapa de la Autoestima
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El Mapa de la Autoestima

Al terminar el libro… vas a descubrir muchas cosas tuyas que antes no conocías. Recorrerás, a pasos meditados, tus zonas más recónditas, mientras yo recorro las mías. Los temas que más me interesan son la personalidad, el carisma, el entrenamiento emocional, y las suaves locuras de los amores románticos que forman parte de las fuerzas de la seducción. Estoy seguro que, sobre estos temas, puedo decirte muchas cosas tuyas que hoy te re...