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Hard time of the year for a lot of folks..Suicide Hotline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 131114.

Hard time of the year for a lot of folks..Suicide Hotline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 131114. A simple copy and paste might save someone’s life. Would 3 of my WordPress¬†friends please copy this post? – AUSTRALIA ONLY –

Canberra Psychologist

1982 Mattel Wish List, plus a look at early MOTU product photography

Mattel’s 1982 Wish List is a pamphlet-sized little advertisement for the latest and greatest Mattel had to offer at the time. I believe it was distributed as an insert in an unrelated magazine, but I’m unsure which one. 1,050 more words

Mark Taylor

Anxiety & Exam Stress

Anxiety and exam stress

Summary:
– Anxiety affects many young people during exams and/or waiting for exam results (As many as one in five young people) 111 more words

Canberra Psychologist

four qualities which are believed to be present within a loving and supportive marital relationship

There are four qualities which are believed to be present within a loving and supportive marital relationship. If a marriage does not satisfy the elements listed, it may be prudent to discuss with your partner and consider marital relationship therapy. 209 more words

Canberra Psychologist

A Plato for Modern Times

A Plato For Modern Times?

Summary:
Plato developed 2 notions:
1) you matter to other people – to reflect upon & develop the will to matter… 204 more words

Canberra Psychologist

Empathy

Empathy

Summary:
– walk a mile in my shoes
– there is a plethora of empathy self-help books
– definition: a disposition to have emotions vicariously with another person (either actual or imagined) – it is a fundamentally social response (but it is not a contagion, but rather has a cognitive element where you imagine what it would be like to feel like the other person… 174 more words

Canberra Psychologist

Fight - Flight [Organ System; Change; Effect]

Fight – Flight

Circulatory system:
Change: acceleration of heartbeat & increased stroke/volume; dilated arteries in rage muscles; constriction of blood vessels in skin; platelets become stickier; blood pressure rises temporarily… 221 more words

Canberra Psychologist