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2014-06-28 04:52:05

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Walk across any casino floor and you will see games that, from an outsider's perspective, are clearly random. Playing your chances on which card will next be turned up, where the ball will bounce and land on a roulette wheel or how the dice will roll in a hot hand of craps are examples of placing your fate squarely in the realm of chance. Unless, of course, you are the one playing at any of these tables. There is something deeply...

2014-06-27 23:10:40

Many people are unaware that healthcare workers in perinatal fields are at increased risk for PTSD and Compassion Fatigue. Hear Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett offer an in-depth look at why and how perinatal professionals are at risk, as well as how to cope with these issues and finding strategies for healing. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 The National Center for PTSD recognizes every June as awareness month, where collective efforts are made to spread knowledge and increase support...

2014-06-27 14:45:06

Princeton University So accustomed are we to metaphors related to taste that when we hear a kind smile described as "sweet," or a resentful comment as "bitter," we most likely don't even think of those words as metaphors. But while it may seem to our ears that "sweet" by any other name means the same thing, new research shows that taste-related words actually engage the emotional centers of the brain more than literal words with the same meaning. Researchers from Princeton University...

2014-06-26 23:17:14

This Summer Orlando hair salon True Envy, a Redken 5th Avenue Salon is using the Balayage highlighting technique to provide their guest with sexy, fun highlights without the time restraints. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Warm summer days practically beg for natural, sun-kissed hair color. At Orlando hair salon True Envy, when the client ask for ―just from the beach highlights, a trained service provider knows the guest wants to lighten their hair in the most low-maintenance way...

2014-06-26 23:16:43

True Course is assisting individuals with personal development through a limited-time offer of a complimentary learning guide to accompany the book Without Regret by J. Michael Godfrey, True Course president and CEO. The learning guide is a part of the Without Regret suite of products which serve to support True Course life coaching. Waco, TX (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 True Course is assisting individuals with personal development through a limited-time offer of a complimentary learning...

2014-06-26 23:13:26

Lilianne Smith is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession Garden City, NY (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 NAPW honors Lilianne Smith, M.A., LPCA and Psychotherapist, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Smith is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in counseling. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National...

2014-06-26 23:13:25

Caroline Conley is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession Garden City, NY (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 NAPW honors Caroline Conley at Caroline Conley, LCSW, PLLC, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Conley is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in psychotherapy. As the largest organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of...

2014-06-25 23:13:10

According to Dr. Stacey Spencer with Morris Psychological Group, working memory enables us to hold on to information long enough to manipulate it or use it to complete a task. Researchers estimate that the academic performance of as many as 10-15% of children is affected by problems with working memory. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 There are many reasons that children struggle in the classroom. Their ability to learn is affected by a wide range of emotional and cognitive factors...

2014-06-25 23:05:06

This book is for managers who feel overwhelmed because of the responsibility of managing people, undoubtedly the toughest part of the job. Find out how you can lead like a coach and eliminate the loneliness and frustration you feel at the end of the work day. Naperville, IL (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Leadership loneliness is a phenomenon felt by many leaders both in the boardroom and on the front line, and while many leaders have not managed to avoid loneliness and isolation, it is possible....

Cheering Up A Friend With Low Self-Esteem Is Not Always What They Want
2014-06-25 05:07:53

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A friendship is usually built upon a mutual respect for one another and a willingness to offer advice and display empathy when one person or the other is going through a hard time. However, if you have formed a friendship with someone who suffers from low self-esteem, much of your empathy and advice for how to cheer up may likely be falling on deaf ears. According to a new study out of the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier...


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Spectrophobia
2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

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holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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