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Creative Activities Outside Of Work Can Improve Job

Creative Activities Outside Of Work Can Improve Job Performance

San Francisco State University Out-of-office pursuits can boost areas such as problem solving, helping others, study finds Employees who pursue creative activities outside of work may find that these activities boost their performance on the...

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2014-04-16 23:12:16

Dutch psychologists associated with IEP Netherlands have started researching the relationship between thinking style and physical health. They hope to come up with a formula for 'Healthy Thinking'. Nijmegen, The Netherlands (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Dutch psychologists have started in March researching the connection between thinking style and physical health. Using the meta programs test MindSonar, they have started profiling people who either lived a long and healthy life or who...

2014-04-16 08:26:34

Buddhism-Themed Indie Film, Written/Directed by Gary T. McDonald and Produced by DKZ Films, Resonates with Diverse Bay Area Filmgoers LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "The Fourth Noble Truth" took home the coveted Audience Award for Best American Independent Film from the 17(th) Sonoma International Film Festival on April 6, 2014. The film stars Harry Hamlin (2013 Emmy Nominee for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for "Mad Men") and Kristen Kerr ("Strictly...

2014-04-15 23:12:05

Dr. Robert Moss discusses the Clinical Biopsychology Model as a brain-based psychotherapy approach and how this explains Type-T (Taker) and Type-G (Giver) relationship behavior patterns. Greenville, SC (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 In the September, 2013 interview Robert A. Moss, Ph.D., ABN, ABPP discussed the origins and current status of his work on the columnar brain code model (Dimensional Systems Model) and its applied treatment approach (Clinical Biopsychology). He has discussed this for...

2014-04-15 10:25:27

Diagnostic tool easily accessible and administered by lay people in South Africa Research on children orphaned by HIV/AIDS in South Africa may provide insight on how to identify and help children with emotional behavior issues in other areas of the world, which may have limited access to healthcare and further research that could lead to successful interventions. A report on the global AIDS epidemic published by the United Nations mentions that due to the HIV/AIDS pandemic, which has...

2014-04-10 23:03:32

Special Learning’s webcast training now provides CEU credits, delivering on-demand virtual training on autism and other Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) topics for professionals with busy schedules. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Special Learning Inc., the leading global provider of mobile applications and training and educational resources for the autism and special needs community, is pleased to announce that it has received accreditation from the Behavior Analyst...

2014-04-09 23:27:52

Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT®), an award-winning evidence-based practice, is found remarkably successful in improving the lives of behaviorally disturbed and at-risk deaf youth and their families. The Family Therapy Training Institute of Miami is effectively training family therapists who use sign language to provide BSFT, showing yet another dimension of BSFT’s flexibility within minority cultures. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 The Family Therapy Training Institute...

2014-04-09 16:25:03

LOS ANGELES, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Robin McGraw, philanthropist, television personality and two-time New York Times bestselling author, proudly announces the launch of Robin McGraw Revelation, a purpose-driven lifestyle brand that premieres with four skincare products exclusively with leading entertainment and lifestyle retailer HSN on Thursday, April 10(th) and Friday, April 11(th). The brand brings to life McGraw's unique philosophy of self-care and her experiences as a...

2014-04-08 23:33:34

Jacqueline Beug is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession Garden City, NY (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 NAPW honors Jacqueline Beug, M.A., BCBA, LBA, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in mental health. As the largest organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women...

2014-04-08 12:31:58

WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mental health activists in eight states are organizing to proclaim Sunday, May 4, 2014, National Mental Health and Dignity Day, as part of the annual celebration of Mental Health Month. Using social media and grassroots organizing, they are encouraging their peers around the country to organize events on this day, and asking City and State governments to recognize May 4 as an official day of observance. They are coming together to...

2014-04-07 23:27:02

Child and adolescent specialist Dr. Jayne Schachter Walco brings more than 25 years of experience to Morris Psychological Group. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Morris Psychological Group is pleased to announce that clinical psychologist Dr. Jayne Schachter Walco has joined the practice. Dr. Walco brings more than 25 years of experience treating a variety of mental health issues with a particular specialty in working with children and adolescents. “We are thrilled to have Dr....


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2006-02-24 11:46:26

The Azure-winged Magpie (Cyanopica cyana) is a bird in the crow family. It is 31-35 cm long and similar in overall shape to the European Magpie (Pica pica) however it is more slender and has proportionately smaller legs and bill. It has a glossy black cap on its head and a white throat. The underparts and the back are a light grey-fawn in color with the wings and the feathers of the long (16-20 cm) tail are a beautiful azure blue. Preferred habitats include various types of coniferous...

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2005-06-14 09:57:14

The Black-billed Magpie is a large bird in the crow family that occurs in the western half of North America from Alaska to Oklahoma. Externally, it is almost identical with European Magpie (Pica pica) and is often considered specific. However, the American Ornithologists' Union splits it as a separate species (Pica hudsonia) on the grounds that it is genetically closer to California's Yellow-billed Magpie (Pica nuttalli) than to the European Magpie. This bird prefers semi-open country with...

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