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Mental Manipulation

The Defense Guide Against Persuasion Tactics, Covert Mind Games, and Emotional Control
Narrated by: Joe Wosik
Length: 3 hrs and 41 mins
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Mental manipulation happens every day. In relationships, at work, everywhere. If you don't know how to recognize it and defend against it, you are being exploited and being taken advantage of. I'm sure you've felt that voice in the back of your head when an interaction doesn't feel quite right. Asking yourself if something shady is going on. Do you want to understand what is really happening in these interactions? And do you want to know how to recognize all the times you're being manipulated without even realizing it? If so, then you’ve come to the right place. 

Here’s just a tiny fraction of what you’ll discover:

  • The 24 most common ways that people manipulate you so that you aren't in the dark when these situations arise 
  • The big 18 methods of Emotional Manipulation that are used to control you 
  • The red flags to instantly identify a narcissist 
  • How psychological manipulation is done through words 
  • What you need to do to become immune to the different types of manipulation 
  • The types of positive and acceptable manipulation 
  • How to ultimately cut negative manipulation out of your life and much, much more! 

Take a second to imagine how your life will be when you are no longer vulnerable to being exploited by manipulators. So even if you know little to nothing about manipulation, this audiobook will show you how to become immune to these manipulation tactics. And if you are ready to make your life better by understanding and applying this knowledge, then scroll up and click "add to cart".

©2019 Victor Sykes (P)2019 Victor Sykes

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Useful

I understood I was manipulated much more than I thought possible. Very useful book to self heal.

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  • TU
  • 04-15-19

An interesting listen

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

For the most part, I really enjoyed this book. Nothing in it was terribly new to me, but that probably comes from being raised in an extremely manipulative (and toxic) family. That said, a lot of what the author speaks about resonated with me. The narration was also done well. If you come from a more "normal" upbringing, there is a lot of useful information here.

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First half great-second half not so much

The explanations and tactics a manipulator uses was very helpful but the second half was just a repeat and only ever spoke if romantic situations. What about when a coworker manipulates the boss against you or others? What if the manipulator is a close relative? Much harder in many ways

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A Real Eye Opener

While I listened I started to recognize all the people in my life that have manipulated me. I saw how I wouldn't recognize it before and would let it happen time after time. Now armed with defence strategies and defence I can confront them head on. I can now have stronger relationships and feel better about myself.

I was given this free review copy audiobook at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

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MENtal MANipulation

Many examples of manipulation. Some obvious, others made me do a, wait a second, that makes sense. I found many useful suggestions. In this audiobook you will learn how to recognize and combat those mind games. I must admit, Joe Wosik did a fantastic narration. He had sarcasm in just the right places. I could listen to his voice for hours. Oh wait I did! I was given this audiobook in exchange for my honest review. Audiobook Boom is a great place to find new talent. Thank you!

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eye-opening!

I didn't realize that I've been subjected to manipulation tactics all this time... Now I know... Time to put up my defenses. This is definitely something everyone should listen to.

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  • jyothi
  • 10-03-19

help yourself


I have the audiobook version of this book and it's awesome, the content is actionable and super easy to understand

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  • Kazuo
  • 10-01-19

helpful guide

Fascinating subject, very interesting. I have learned a lot during the course so far. Easy to follow, good examples given which help with the understanding. I have enjoyed the course and would recommend it to everyone

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  • Raja
  • 10-01-19

nice book

This book provides with all of the details and information we need in order to establish our skills.

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  • Raji
  • 10-01-19

thank you

Thank you very much for this course, please keep doing this! This audiobook is informative.

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  • Bruin
  • 10-01-19

effective book

I found the course simple but effective. I would like to recommend this book to all my friends.

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  • Dax
  • 10-01-19

best author

The author is able to explain in a easy and friendly way concepts that could potentially be, hard to understand.

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  • BRITTANY
  • 10-01-19

best

I would recommend this course to everybody able to understand spoken English. This course can help to understand dynamics hidden behind mental manipulation.

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  • Paul
  • 09-27-19

prefect book

I had the option to learn manipulative procedures and strategies that are being utilized. Just as the specialty of positive concentration and create resolute assurance to get what I need, others will be pulled in to my prosperity.

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  • Viji
  • 09-27-19

very well written

Control is cunning, skillful, and once in a while corrupt. Control isn't generally a terrible thing. The earth bowl made in a craftsmanship class was produced using mud that was controlled by somebody's hands.

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  • Kelly
  • 09-27-19

Easy to understand

Control is the cognizant demonstration of making somebody complete a specific thing or act with a particular goal in mind.