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It Takes a Village to Raise a Child

You may be familiar with the African proverb: It takes a village to raise a child.  If you are not familiar, don't fret.  Just Google it and I am quite sure you will find a plethora about this proverb as well as others.  I've heard this ...

Online Therapist Reviews: To Trust or Not To Trust?

Which would you rather use? A plumber you found on Yelp with 5 stars or one without any? How about a restaurant with 5 stars on Google as opposed to a restaurant only rated 1 star? Would you choose a therapist with a 5 star rating over one with none &m...

What Motivates High Achievers, Procrastinators or Not

While many successful people can’t resist the urge to do things right away, countless others put things off until a deadline beckons them. High achievers put effort into their work and never miss deadlines, even though some may complete a task mi...

Are you addicted to your screen?

Recent research has shown a strong correlation between the excessive use of technology and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder. In a study of 4,800 French graduate students, researcher Dr. Montagni and associates found that increasing screen time exposure was significantly associated with higher levels of self-perceived attention problems and hyperactivity. Yen and fellow...

Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy: Is It For You?

Ondina Hatvany The following article is for educational and informational purposes only and does not advocate that readers experiment with illegal or legal drugs except in cases where a sanctioned study is underway. Not all drugs are manufactured...

The Pork Roast Parable

Clark, six, was helping his dad make dinner. He watched admiringly as his dad used a big, scary-looking cleaver to hack off the end of the pork roast and put it aside.  “Daddy, why did you cut off the end of the roast?” “Well, ...

Constructive Cynicism

Cynicism is something we all know about.  Today it’s synonymous with pessimism, bitterness, and distrust.  It is not a pleasant frame of mind to be in.  And it happens, from time to time, that one small encounter can change the way we see things...

The Hidden Danger of Retirement

The Hidden Danger of Retirement If you haven’t considered retirement planning for your brain, perhaps you should. Retirement is more than just having the financial means to no longer work. Just like marriage and childbirth, the age of retirement...

Feeling Overwhelmed By Political Change

  Right now, our communities are going through change due to the larger change in command in our nation for the United States. But, even before this time, our country found itself in the midst of change due to publicized instances of racism, and ...

Using Stress For Our Good

It’s the beginning of the year! This is the time that we reevaluate, read, set goals, and try to establish change that drives us forward. I would argue, this is also the time to determine sources of stress and determine why they are there. While ...

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What Motivates High Achievers, Procrastinators or Not

While many successful people can’t resist the urge to do things right away, countless others put things off until a deadline beckons them. High achievers put effort into their work and never miss deadlines, even though some may complete a task mi...

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