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Acute Pain and Sustained Attention at APA

Dr. Gene Brewer recently attended the American Psychological Association (APA) Convention in Chicago. While at the conference he presented research from Memory & Attention Control Laboratory investigating the affect of acute pain on attention. 45 more words

Mogens Jensen, PhD

Title: Psychologist, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
Company: Cognitive Education Systems
Location: Roswell, Georgia, United States

Mogens Jensen, Psychologist, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer at Cognitive Education Systems, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Scientists for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the fields of research and clinical psychology.

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Psychology

El Paso, Dayton, and Mental Illness

Is mental illness behind the mass shootings that occur in America—251 in the past 216 days? President Trump and leading Republicans are blaming mental illness in the aftermath of the latest killings, in El Paso and Dayton. 954 more words

Mental Health Awareness

Creativity in Your Toolbox

Would you like to use more creativity in your classroom? Could you use a little inspiration? How about some short videos for professional development? The American Psychological Association (APA) may have just what you’re looking for. 198 more words

Classroom Climate And Organization

Invisible ... Coming into focus?

Do you see it? Probably not.

Why? Because it’s largely invisible, at least to many white people.

What is it? Racism.

For compassionate, empathetic people, it is hard to see, or maybe even believe, that the world revolves around you. 772 more words

Daughters Of The Dream

Regarding Some Misconceptions Regarding the DSM-5

Introduction

As a professional counselor in training, I have heard and seen some disconcerting assumptions asserted about the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (5th Edition). 681 more words

Counseling