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Talk on "Self-Injurious Behaviors among Adolescents: Assessment and Interventions"


On July 22, 2015, Metropolitan Psychological Corporation (MPC) will be holding its second talk for 2015 entitled, “Self-Injurious Behaviors among Adolescents: Assessment and Interventions” with Dr. 295 more words


Kenya High Court upholds criminalisation of adolescent consensual sex, ignores gender bias in the law

Many thanks to Godfrey Kangaude, LL.M. (UFS), LL.M. (UCLA), Executive Director of the Malawi Law Society and Co-Director of Nyale Institute for Sexual and Reproductive Health Governance, and Mobby Rusere, an LL.M. 219 more words


Trying to make it useful

I’m going to do my best to insert a link or a webpage during each post for this page in an attempt to have information in a one stop format for individuals, parents and anyone else who may be viewing this blog.   64 more words

The Canary in the Coal Mine

#depression #selfharm #suicide

At some point in college–years ago, now–I remember finding some of my old poems on DeviantArt. I wrote a lot of poetry in high school, but after I went off to college, the ability to do it mysteriously disappeared and I haven’t written a single poem for at least six years. 786 more words

Brain Stuff

What My Kids Are Missing

Phone calls
Writing letters
Writing ANYTHING with a pen and paper
Video stores
Buying cds/movies
Research at libraries
Actual activism (not just submitting an e-signature) 63 more words

The Pyschic Was Right !

So the “Bestfriend” I have previously mentioned in this post called me a few days ago .

It was maybe 2am my time , so that’s like 5am her time ( west vs east coast ) , she told me how she was on the roof of her house ( which in actuality is a ledge big enough to sit on outside her moms bedroom window ) and that she was scared . 454 more words

Virgin Fairy

Are teenage brains wired differently?

How patient is your teen? Well, a research study is being interpreted in the media as showing that teenager’s brains “are wired differently”  when it comes to the ability to be patient. 452 more words

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