The Memory Book

Author: Harry Lorayne
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780307814067
Release Date: 2012-01-18
Genre: Self-Help

Unleash the hidden power of your mind It’s there in all of us. A mental resource we don’t think much about. Memory. And now there’s a way to master its power. . . . Through Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas’s simple, fail-safe memory system, you can become more effective, more imaginative, and more powerful at work, at school, in sports, and at play. • Read with speed and greater understanding. • File phone numbers, data, figures, and appointments right in your head. • Send those birthday and anniversary cards on time. • Learn foreign words and phrases with ease. • Shine in the classroom and shorten study hours. • Dominate social situations: Remember and use important personal details. Begin today. The change in your life will be unforgettable

Children with Complex Medical Issues in Schools

Author: Christine L. Castillo, PhD, LSSP
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826124739
Release Date: 2008-04-14
Genre: Psychology

Increasingly, children with significant medical issues are being incorporated into the general school environment. Given the potential effects of various disorders and conditions on educational prognosis, it is important for neuropsychologists, pediatric psychologists, school psychologists, teachers, and other professionals who are working with these children to be aware of the nature and course of these many disorders as well as the avenues for rehabilitation, accommodation, and classroom modification. In Children with Complex Medical Issues in Schools, Dr. Castillo bridges the gap between research and practice and provides a concise, yet thorough reference that covers a broad range of conditions, from high incidence disorders like epilepsy and meningitis, to those with less obvious neurological underpinnings like asthma and diabetes. Each chapter is written by clinicians with practical expertise with each disorder and includes: Case studies with results from neuropsychological evaluations to elicit understanding into how a student's school functioning may be affected by their medical history Recommendations for educational modifications and accommodations Data regarding morbidity and mortality rates, related medical issues, and common medical treatments Interventions for children with specific medical disorders, along with educational resources that may be accessed via the internet or through other literature

A Leap from the Method

Author: Allan Rich
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781420822236
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A Divorce That Finds You takes the reader, via a unique and dynamic e-mail relationship of two friends, through the pain of a breakup and into the beauty and joy of a new life. As one character aptly says, "You get out of a bad life and look at the new and beautiful things you attract to yourself." On another level, the book subtly and gently offers the reader insights into a "Science of Mind" approach to life and the active participation we each posses in the selection of our own destiny, both on a daily and cosmic scale, whether we recognize it or not. The choice is ours.

Total Memory Makeover

Author: Marilu Henner
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451651218
Release Date: 2012-04-24
Genre: Self-Help

The comedic actress best known for her role on Taxi describes her extremely rare autobiographical memory and the ways in which it has helped her in countless scenarios, in a guide that offers advice about how to bolster memory and make it work for personal well-being. 150,000 first printing.

Keys to Success in College Career and Life

Author: Carol Carter
Publisher:
ISBN: PSU:000049241037
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

Learn-by-doing in approach and exceptionally broad-based in perspective, this best-selling guide to success in college, work, and life is based on the premise that if readers know themselves and can think critically about any topic or situation, they will succeed in whatever they do. Includes straight talk and a variety of activities for thinking, teamwork, career and goal planning, writing, using the Internet, etc. Content focuses on issues that touch the lives of all kinds of diverse students/readers—from urban community college students to returning adults to working students to students of any age, race, gender, family and marital status, economic situation, or other unique identification. Features inspiring and motivating Personal Triumph scenarios involving famous and ordinary people from here and abroad. Quick Start to College: A Guide to Knowing What to Do, How to Do It, and Where to Get Help. Welcome to College: Opening Doors. Self-Awareness: Knowing How You Learn and How to Choose a Major. Goal Setting and Time Management: Using Values to Map Your Course. Critical and Creative Thinking: Becoming an Active Learner. Reading and Studying: Focusing on Content. Listening, Memory, and Note Taking: Taking In, Retaining, and Recording Information. Researching and Writing: Gathering and Communicating Ideas. Test Taking: Showing What You Know. Relating to Others: Living in a Diverse World. Wellness and Stress Management: Taking Care of Yourself. Managing Career and Money: Reality Resources. Moving Ahead: Building a Flexible Future. For college students and anyone wanting a primer on how to be successful in school, at work, or in life.

Keys to Nursing Success

Author: Joyce Bishop
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: PSU:000066029595
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

'Keys to Nursing Success' is designed to promote a realistic understanding of nursing, explore the exceptional opportunities nursing careers offer, and help students prepare for the rigors rigors of nursing school. This revision introduces a framework that has been proven to improve student learning and achievement.

Keys to Effective Learning

Author: Carol Carter
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: PSU:000059122753
Release Date: 2006-12
Genre: Education

This book focuses on developing effective learning techniques to help readers excel in school, in their careers, and throughout their lives as lifelong learners. Unlike traditional study skills books, this one emphasizes how people learn effectively byinvolvingthem in the active process of mastering their mental abilities and their personal confidence.The authors outline getting ready to learn through self-awareness, goal setting and time management, as well as, critical and creative thinking, targeting success in school through reading and studying, listening and memory, taking notes and test taking, quantitative learning, researching and writing, gathering and communicating ideas, as well as, creating life success.For individuals interested in effective learning techniques.

The complete student

Author: Alan Gelb
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 1401895654
Release Date: 2006-06-09
Genre: Business & Economics

The Complete Student: Achieving Success in College and Beyond is a unique and thoughtful book that provides complete guidance for the incoming college freshman. The main goal of the book is to give the reader clear direction in almost every area relevant to a college student. Starting out with a general section on motivation and goal-setting, the book them moves into a discussion of how the brain works, how humans learn, how they can become better at retaining information, and how they can release their creativity. The book then addresses practical skills such as setting up a productive study space, effectively using a library, managing time, handling stress, and combating anxiety. The final section investigates holistic issues as related specifically to the college student, including a discussion of wellness and how to break bad habits. It features many lively ideas for classroom discussions and activities as well. The book was carefully written to maintain a light, warm, and lively tone that makes it readily accessible without being condescending. It is also beautifully designed to appeal to the most visual of learners, while covering extremely practical content. The reader will appreciate this confidence-building, contemporary approach to the important issue of college success

How to Develop a Super Power Memory

Author: Harry Lorayne
Publisher: Frederick Fell Publishers
ISBN: 0883910500
Release Date: 2001-02
Genre: Business & Economics

Best-selling author and TV infomercial star Harry Lorayne reveals his positive methods of developing a photographic memory, guiding readers to increase their memory tenfold and learn to recall anything, anytime, anywhere. Illustrations.

Secrets of Mind Power

Author: Harry Lorayne
Publisher: Frederick Fell Publishers
ISBN: 088391008X
Release Date: 2005-06-02
Genre: Self-Help

Do you want to be successful? Are you ready to improve yourself? Are you looking for a better and happier life? Harry Lorayne's unique system of memory builders and his secrets for unlocking your mental power will help you achieve these goals. Never again will you need to use reminders, notes, or post-its to remember facts and figures. You will be able to remember to-do lists, names, faces, and even 'phone numbers.

Books in Print

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015049090825
Release Date: 2001
Genre: American literature

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Senior High School Library Catalog

Author: H.W. Wilson Company
Publisher:
ISBN: UCAL:$B233021
Release Date: 1977
Genre: Best books

Each vol. is divided into 2 parts 1st-7th ed.: Dictionary catalog and Classified catalog; 8th-9th ed. have 3rd. part: Directory of publishers.