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2013-10-27 23:00:09

Talking to Toddlers created by Chris Thompson is a new course that provides people with innovative behaviour strategies for children, and simple ways to understand toddler behavior. A full Talking to Toddlers overview on the site Vinamy.com indicates if this course is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) October 27, 2013 Talking to Toddlers is a new course that provides people with a lot of advanced behaviour strategies for children. The course is created by Chris Thompson, a certified...

2013-10-25 10:24:14

Teacher well-being, efficacy, burnout-related stress, time-related stress and mindfulness significantly improve when teachers participate in the CARE (Cultivating Awareness and Resilience in Education) for Teachers program, according to Penn State researchers. CARE is a mindfulness-based professional development program designed to reduce stress and improve teachers' performance and classroom learning environments, developed by the Garrison Institute, a New York-based non-profit...

2013-10-23 12:21:07

CLEVELAND, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerospace Products International Inc. based in Memphis Tennessee, a portfolio company of private equity firm Resilience Capital Partners, has acquired the assets of Avionics International Supply, Inc. further expanding its distribution product line into avionics and electronics. Headquartered in Denton, TX - AIS is a wholesale distribution and repair services company, serving customers worldwide and has been in business since 1984. AIS's...

2013-10-23 08:28:54

LANSING, Mich., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Michigan's 46 Community Mental Health agencies commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Community Mental Health Act, which provided funding for mental health centers across the United States and drastically altered the delivery of mental health services. October marks the anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's historic message to Congress urging representatives to end the inhumane institutionalization of people suffering from...

2013-10-22 08:28:10

Happiness is Happening: $11.17 Billion Being Spent Annually on Self-Improvement DALLAS, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The facts show that now more than ever, the concept of achieving personal happiness is at an all-time high. People are looking to family, relationships, careers and personal achievement, desperately seeking happiness, but finding more questions than answers. The new Live Happy magazine and website launching today, will be the first lifestyle magazine completely dedicated to...

2013-10-16 12:24:14

Creative Excellence Honored with Best in Show, Gold and Silver Awards NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Selected among more than 4,000 entries, ValueOptions(®), Inc., a health improvement company specializing in mental and emotional wellbeing and recovery, was honored with three W3 Awards for its Stamp Out Stigma video entry: a Best in Show Award (Video Features, Editing); a Gold Award (Web Video, Documentary/Public Service); and a Silver Award (Web Video, Activism). The...

2013-10-14 16:22:09

Smallwood emphasizes the reader's acceptance of self and positive perspective MAITLAND, Fla., Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Through her new book, Lost and Found: Journey to Self-Discovery ($10.99, paperback, 9781625097170) Richelle Smallwood encourages young readers in the area of self-esteem, self-acceptance and provides the tools for her audience to gain self-awareness. Considering the state of society today, as well as the prominence of bullying and ever-present peer...

2013-10-11 12:22:44

Appoints Ken Eissing Chief Operating Officer, North America TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mood Media Corporation (ISIN: CA61534J1057) (TSX: MM) (LSE AIM: MM) ("Mood Media" or the "Company") today announced a series of initiatives focused on transforming the Company's operations to pursue organic growth opportunities, create new efficiencies and enhance profitability and free cash flow. The Company is executing against a multi-phase plan that includes: -- Consolidating...

2013-10-10 23:29:53

Recent study indicates that strong self-esteem can act as a buffer against disappointment or worry. The study was conducted by Queendom.com and PsychTests.com in 2008 to 2010, using their Self-esteem Test. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 How amazing would it be if we could cast a protective shield spell around us like a Harry Potter character? In this case, a type of psychological barrier where no insult, criticism, or discouragement could ever touch us? According to researchers...

2013-10-10 12:29:22

CALGARY, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) commends the work of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on the release of the Surgeon General's Mental Health Strategy, Canadian Forces Health Services Group entitled "An Evolution of Excellence." The efforts of the CAF to date to educate its members about the importance of mental health and to develop a comprehensive system to address mental health within the military-specific environment, have...