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Stress Sh*ts

I hope you enjoyed my previous post and it served its purpose of giving you a peek into my crazy little head without leaving you all severely depressed. 1,009 more words

Women

Go To Bed!

I can still hear my mother yelling across the house to us 4 children to get to bed–and out of her hair!  She knew, in her “mother-person” wisdom, that a child short on sleep would also be short of temper.  303 more words

Using reference system APA 6 is a B***H !!!!

OMG APA 6 is horrible. I thought I knew APA pretty well, but APA 6 just blows it all out of the water. For goodness’ sake, how many different referencing approaches can we fling together in this ghastly system? 321 more words

My Research Journey

Doctors & Torture: A Conversation with Steve Miles and Rosa Garcia-Peltoniemi Part III

Part III of our conversation with Steve Miles and Rosa Garcia-Peltoniemi about doctors and torture. In this final segment, Steve and Rosa discuss the state of accountability in the United States and lack of awareness among health care providers about torture experiences of their patients. 1,002 more words

Refugee Mental Health

Doctors & Torture: A Conversation with Steve Miles and Rosa Garcia-Peltoniemi Part II

Part II of our conversation with Steve Miles and Rosa Garcia-Peltoniemi about health care professionals’ involvement in torture, including a conversation about how terrorism is used to create fear and to rationalize torture.  820 more words

Human Rights

Therapeutic Texting

When she’s feeling anxious or overwhelmed, my daughter sends out a text to a boy (just a friend) who is experiencing the same stress.

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Culture

The Science of Character - Thinking About Grit

It was Character Day on March 20, 2014. In celebration of, and also to facilitate discussion on character strengths, there was the global cloud film premiere of… 706 more words

Teaching