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2014-06-05 23:17:19

‘Children of Divorced Parents’ proves that home is a very important aspect in female adolescent’s life. Eastvale, Calif (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 When Dr. Jane Akponye was working as a social service worker with Riverside County in California, she realized that a home is said to be a place operated to generate an atmosphere of togetherness, understanding, sympathy, support, and affection. The home is a very important aspect in female adolescent life. It is also the base line for an...

2014-06-03 08:27:43

73% of those surveyed globally consider themselves to be creative versus 85% of Jack Morton Worldwide employees NEW YORK, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week Jack Morton Worldwide, one of the world's largest and most respected brand experience agencies, celebrates its 75(th) anniversary with the release of new global research about the state of creativity in the workplace worldwide. The research probes global employees about creativity, risk-taking and bravery-- qualities that have been...

2014-05-31 23:09:38

People in Paraguay are the happiest in the world, according to a new Gallup Poll, which ranked 138 countries. Not surprisingly for the United States, work often got in the way of happiness. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 A poll released earlier this month by Gallup ranked 138 countries on a happiest scale by asking adults a series of questions about their previous day. The top spot was taken by Paraguay for the third year in a row, while four other countries in Latin America—Panama,...

2014-05-23 23:09:28

Awareness campaigns help fight the stigma against rising tide of mental health disorders. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 May is Mental Health Awareness month, which is great news for the estimated 26.2 percent of US adults who are living with mental illness each year. The Sylvia Brafman Mental Health Facility in South Florida has seen firsthand the need for quality mental health treatment, as demand for their services has skyrocketed since 2012. “We opened our doors in...

2014-05-22 23:15:30

Northeast Delta HSA and Community Leaders Open Dialogue to Discuss Solutions in Mental Health, Addictive Disorder and Developmental Disability Services at Community-Wide Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, May 27; Health Fair to Follow Town Hall Meeting Monroe, LA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Northeast Delta Human Services Authority (Northeast Delta HSA) is announcing today a Town Hall meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 27, at the Louisiana Center Against Poverty (LACAP) in Lake Providence, Louisiana....

2014-05-22 23:15:23

Positive Business DC’s “Present Like a Rock Star” Webinar will help attendees cultivate more “executive presence” by teaching tangible techniques and exercises in this one-hour session led by Shannon Polly, MAPP. Polly is a positive psychology expert, with a professional acting background and offers a unique perspective on presence. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Positive Business DC (PBDC) announced today that Shannon Polly will lead a webinar on teaching tangible...

2014-05-22 23:13:20

Easy Ways To Improve Mental Health & Wellbeing With Exercise & Food, a new report on the website Vkool.com reveals to readers easy exercise tips, and healthy diet plans to improve physical and mental health. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Easy Ways To Improve Mental Health & Wellbeing With Exercise & Food, a new report created by John Mitzelfelt on the site Vkool.com shows simple and easy tips to improve physical and mental health with exercise and diet. In the first...

2014-05-21 16:26:54

NORFOLK, Va., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For graduating college students, May is a time of celebration--but for the 64 percent of students who will drop out of school due to a mental health disorder, graduation may never come. ValueOptions(®), Inc., a health improvement company specializing in mental and emotional wellbeing and recovery, is reaching out to college students with tips to take control of their emotional wellbeing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130624/PH36534LOGO...

2014-05-20 23:00:34

Civic Duty announces its support of The Shyann Kindness Project, a charity focused on spreading kindness and putting smiles on the faces of underprivileged, at-risk, and medically-fragile children. In eight years, more than 15,000 children have been served by organizing fun events and providing needed gifts while promoting kindness and acceptance of all people and Civic Duty is helping sponsor the charity’s “Kindness Week” for children in Tucson’s Sunnyside neighborhood. (PRWEB)...

2014-05-20 08:32:29

APA survey reveals only 4 percent of Americans know about mental health parity law. WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Even though more than one in four Americans (27 percent) have received treatment or therapy from a mental health professional, few people know that health insurers are required to provide coverage for mental health, behavioral health and substance-use disorders that is comparable to coverage for physical health, according to a new survey from the...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.