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2014-07-15 10:20:42

Saint Louis University Children with developmental disabilities are at higher risk for abuse and neglect from parents than children developing at a typical rate. So far, there was little evidence of specific parental behaviors that were associated with the risk, but a SLU study finds inappropriate expectations and lack of empathy play a significant role in triggering the risk. Debra Zand, Ph.D., associate professor of pediatrics at Saint Louis University and the principal investigator...

2014-04-29 23:02:46

Former Destiny’s Child member shares her insecurities and offers advice to young starlets. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 LeToya Luckett has been a star for quite a while now. After rising to fame as an original member of the famed girl group Destiny’s Child in the late 1990s, then stepping out on her own as a solo singer in the mid-2000s, the beauty from Houston has spent almost half of her life in the international spotlight. As she embarks on even more new professional...

2014-04-28 23:09:51

New Film Explores What It's Like to Be a Child in a Military Family Bend, Oregon (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 A group of parent professionals have launched the third in a series of distinct educational films designed to provide children with tools for coping with difficult life experiences. “Children of Military Families”, created by Professor Child, features authentic interviews with children who talk about what it’s like to have a family member deployed overseas. The first two films...

2013-12-18 23:00:19

New book identifies universal personality characteristics based on work of Carl Jung and Charles Bebeau. Manzanola, Colo. (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Theresa Bauer and Elizabeth Cox introduce readers to the philosophy of Jungian archetypal psychology, developed by Dr. Charles Bebeau of the Avalon Jungian Archetypal Institute, in their informative new book, “Jungian Archetypal Psychology Made Easy: (We Promise)” (published by AuthorHouse). Using the work of Carl Jung as his basis,...

2013-09-13 23:24:00

Mercer Island-based CHILD uses art to help provide crucial communication tools for special needs children. Mercer Island, Washington (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 Children’s Institute for Learning Differences (CHILD) will present a student art exhibit, “Shadow+Light” in the Community Education Gallery at Bellevue Arts Museum (BAM) from September 20 – December 1, 2013. This exhibition showcases student pieces discovered during their experiments with photography, drawing, imagination...

2013-08-28 12:40:58

Giving children simple chores can help them learn responsibility and independence from an early age and ease the transition to adulthood, said a developmental pediatrician from Baylor College of Medicine. "We have some evidence that shows that when children are given simple chores at an early age, it teaches them independent living skills that will help them adapt to adulthood," said Dr. Adiaha Franklin, assistant professor of pediatrics - developmental at BCM and a physician in the Meyer...


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The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
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