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7 Tips for When Your Young Adult Children Move... Are you the parent of a young adult who has recently moved back home? If so, you’re not alone. Turns out, according to a 2015 study from the Pew Research Center, one in four young adults ages 18 to 34 are now living with their … ...
White matter damage caused by 'skunk-like' cannabis, study shows Smoking high potency 'skunk-like' cannabis can damage a crucial part of the brain responsible for communication between the two brain hemispheres, according to a new study.
Synapse discovery could lead to new treatments for Alzheimer's disease A team of scientists has discovered how connections between brain cells are destroyed in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease -- work that opens up a new avenue for research on possible treatments for the degenerative brain condition.
Even the elderly can recover from a severe traumatic brain injury Even patients over the age of 75 may recover from severe traumatic brain injury, suggests new research. This is the first study to describe the results of surgically treated elderly patients with acute subdural hematomas.
APA Applauds Enactment of McCain-Feinstein Anti-Torture Amendment Measure reaffirms, broadens U.S. torture prohibitions.
This is How Radically Modern Marriage Has Changed Almost everyone wants to get married eventually -- but the reasons have changed. » Continue reading: This is How Radically Modern Marriage Has Changed
Language: Don’t Shame An Ally I learned an important lesson yesterday. I frequently write about language – the words people use to describe someone who is mentally ill. I want people to stop saying lunatic, … ...
Is Experience the Best Teacher? You may have heard that experience is the best teacher, but like any class there are always students who learn very little. Just having an experience doesn’t guarantee the quality … ...
Today I Love The Warmth Of The Fireplace Today I love the warmth of the fireplace flickering away on this damp, dull grey day. I love that there is no weather that I can’t find something good in. … ...
20 Things to Consider Before Marriage It is hard to know if a person will be a good fit as a spouse. It is even harder to stop and evaluate a potential spouse from a logical, non-emotional point of view. Yet this is precisely what needs to be done. Friends and … ...
How to Put Yourself in Someone Else’s Shoes You can empathize with people in three ways: recognizing their situations as analogous to your own, perceiving their pain or emotions using mirror neurons, or simulating their experiences using unconscious embodied rules.
How to Get Your First Client Part 2 In the first part of this series, we discussed getting some basics set up so that you get referrals. We covered what doesn’t work what does work, and how to build a marketing flow. As you start to meet more people, your practice will grow. … ...
Fast Food Communication Once upon a time, people sent handwritten letters, thank you notes and greeting cards as a practice. For those reading this who are under 20, you might be scratching your head, thinking, … ...
Misdiagnosing Bipolar Disorder as Anxiety When you don’t feel well for a while, the usual course of action is to give your primary care physician a call. You drag yourself over to their office trying … ...
ADHD, It’s Not Just For Children I have an issue with a lot of articles being written about ADHD. And as the title above suggests, that issue has to do with children. Now don’t get me … ...
OCD and the Holidays For those celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah or other winter celebrations, the holiday season is about to begin — or already has, for the Americans enjoying Thanksgiving feasts today. Sometimes, a holiday … ...
How Teachers Can Be More Successful with ADHD Students 1. Break things down. It’s okay to give one instruction at a time, even if you’re working with older students. You don’t have to tell them everything at once. Give … ...
8 Secret Body Language Cues That Can Control Your Behavior Subtle body language in others can trigger emotional, cognitive, and behavioral reactions in us -- and we may be completely unaware of them.
How To Get Through The Holidays Part I Number one: Just don’t give a shit Number two: Keep it real cause you are real Number three: Take a lot of tranquilizers Number four: Kiss my ass is your mantra … ...
Getting the Most out of Imago Couples Therapy: Reframe,... Couples therapy is a time for learning and growing as a couple. It’s a time to take a moment to sit down in this fast-paced world and really listen to what your partner is saying. Whether you’ve been going to couples therapy for years or … ...