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The association between infection control interventions and CRE incidence

The aim of this study was to assess the association between infection control (IC) interventions implemented in a referral hospital in Israel and (CRE) incidence | Journal of Hospital Infection… 266 more words

Antibiotic/antimicrobial Resistance

Looking at articles pertaining to supporting new teachers, I found these today:

Motivated vs. Lazy – Re-Engaging Teachers in Their Profession – I liked her blog so much I followed it. 64 more words

Educational LEadership

Frozen Water Beads

Oh Pinterest, what did we do before you? Inspiration. Treatment Ideas. Pretty pictures of delicious meals I’ll never, ever make… Ok, ok, back to business. If you want to take a look at past Pinterest pins I’ve tested in therapy, click… 462 more words

Occupational Therapy

Alcoholism in the Church

Bishop Heather Cook, an American Bishop, has recently been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for a hit and run death of a 41-year-old cyclist. The incident has led to much discussion about alcoholism in the church and especially among the clergy. 480 more words


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Another important article about handling the epidemic of alcohol (and drug) addiction in the Christian church. We are facing a public health epidemic. And we must do more to help problem drinkers get medical care (if they are willing) and other help, help for their spouses, and help for their children. In the United States, the U.S. Surgeon General declared alcohol and drug addiction as a public health epidemic. https://addiction.surgeongeneral.gov/  According to the U.S. Surgeon General only 10% of addicted people get help and 90% do not get any care for their addictions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kuibZtt5ww Addictions are complex, with genetic underpinnings that predispose people to become addicted, combined with other factors like childhood trauma/abuse that sets people on a course to drink and take drugs to numb pain and shame. There are other factors that cause people to become addicted including: untreated mental illness (bipolar, depression, and anxiety disorders), adult trauma, loss, grief and other stressors. In the beginning, the substances do work to calm the addict and give them relief. And then they don't work and become more and more destructive in a person's life.

Development of Visual Perceptual Skills: Visual Closure

Visual closure is a sub-test on the Test of Visual Perceptual Skills (TVPS) that children tend have a lot of trouble with. As described in my previous post about… 1,001 more words

Occupational Therapy

Christopher Johnstone and Maxime St-Jean: Remakes

“Our project is a satirical and ironic look at art, and specifically photography in the form of theatrical sketches.  It is a comment and acknowledgment on what is popular, discussed and studied in contemporary photography.” – Christopher Johnstone and Maxime St-Jean on the video… 17 more words