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2014-03-24 23:01:58

More than 3,200 preschool students who have experienced traumatic incidents are being better prepared for academic success. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 As Crittenton Children’s Center is now well underway with the replication of its Trauma Smart program, the evidence of the program is positive and promising, and the program itself is gaining national attention. With $4.5 million from four funding partners, Crittenton, Kansas City’s leader in effectively treating the mental...

2014-03-18 23:33:07

Shannon Polly, MAPP, to present "The Only Thing Constant is Change Management" on 3/20 to En*theos audience along with 18 other MAPP speakers. Polly is a trainer, speaker, former facilitator for the Master Resiliency Training (MRT) program for the U.S. Army and co-founder of PBDC. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Positive Business DC today announced that co-founder Shannon Polly, MAPP was selected to present at the International Day of Happiness free conference sponsored by...

2014-03-03 08:32:08

CLEVELAND, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Resilience Capital Partners, a Cleveland-based private equity firm, has announced the acquisition of Thermal Product Solutions ("TPS"), a subsidiary of SPX Corporation. TPS designs and manufactures standard and custom environmental test chambers, industrial ovens and industrial furnaces. Product brands include Tenney, Blue M, Gruenberg, Lindberg, and MPH. The company's facilities are in White Deer, Pennsylvania, Riverside, Michigan, and...

2014-02-07 23:22:19

Following an article published by Science Daily, ArtSchools.com, a directory of art schools in California, discusses how music can improve resilience in young cancer patients. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 ArtSchools.com, a directory of art schools in California, discusses how music, specifically writing lyrics and composing music videos, can improve resilience in young cancer patients. According to a January 27th article published by Science Daily titled “Music therapy’s...

2014-01-31 23:23:27

Internationally-Recognized Social-Emotional Skills Assessment and Intervention Systems Now Available in Print and Launching Online in February Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Apperson, a publisher of solutions for assessing performance and measuring success in educational institutions, and Devereux, a leading national nonprofit behavioral healthcare organization, today announced a strategic partnership focused on promoting resilience and social-emotional success for children...

2014-01-30 23:03:17

Washburn to head Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence Center (CRUX). Hoboken, N.J. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Stevens Institute of Technology welcomes Alexandros Washburn as industry professor and founding director of the Center for Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence (CRUX). Formerly the chief urban designer of New York City under Mayor Michael Bloomberg and author of The Nature of Urban Design: a New York perspective on Resilience (Island Press, 2013) - Professor Washburn’s...

2014-01-15 23:03:58

As the toll rises from natural disasters in lives lost and financial damages, insurance companies and governmental agencies are taking action to encourage resilient construction able to withstand the ravages of hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Defender Technologies is finding demand for its hurricane resistant construction process rising as well, locally and nationally. Gulf Shores, Alabama (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Defender Technologies LLC, based in Gulf Shores, Alabama is feeling...

2014-01-13 16:27:37

Free CERT Virtual Event to Help Organizations Operationalize Risk Management PITTSBURGH, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- How can leaders in government and private organizations have more confidence in their ability to withstand disruptive events? Experts from government, industry, and the CERT Division of the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University will provide answers on January 23 in a free, daylong virtual event, CERT Operational Resilience: Manage, Protect, and...

2014-01-13 16:25:11

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michael Brody, until recently the Vice President of Service Operations of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP), has rejoined MHASP as its Chief Executive Officer. Brody assumed leadership of MHASP on January 8, 2014, following the early retirement of MHASP's President and CEO, Bill Dinwiddie, for health reasons. "We are very sorry to see Bill go and we wish him all the best as he tackles the...

2014-01-09 04:22:11

LONDON, January 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "BE YOUR BEST SELF" LEAP-FROGS "WORK PROGRAMME" AND OTHERS - Working with unemployed clients from London Job Centres in conjunction with Islington Council's Employment Sustainability team, Emergence concluded a 12-month project funded by the DWP. Emergence achieved amongst the highest job sustainability outcomes of any provider: 74% still in employment after 3 months after finding work, beating our DWP job-placement target by...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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