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2014-04-24 20:23:11

DUBLIN, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9jdcn9/cognitive) has announced the addition of the "Cognitive Assessment and Training Market - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013-2018)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9jdcn9/cognitive ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Cognitive assessment is an assessment of one's information...

2014-04-24 08:44:46

Independent research commissioned by GFI Software shows IT personnel suffer startling levels of workplace stress, driving more than ever to look for a change of employment DURHAM, N.C., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GFI Software® today announced the findings of its third annual IT Admin Stress Survey, which revealed that 79 percent of IT staff are actively considering leaving their current role due to job-related stress, despite apparent economic and staffing improvements in many businesses...

2014-04-23 12:35:26

Todd Lynch, Founder of ShiftEight, Named Technology Director of Makeable NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Makeable -- a leading independent product, business and brand innovation company in New York - announced today the acquisition of boutique technology company ShiftEight. The announcement was made by Makeable founding partners Michael Kantrow and Tom Ajello. The acquisition of ShiftEight brings additional creative technology and development scale to Makeable's growing...

2014-04-22 23:15:04

Cognistat and the Sports Concussion Institute are pleased to announce the formation of Cognistat Sport Joint Venture, Inc., whose mission is to develop science-based software tools for the evaluation of concussion and associated injuries. Both companies are committed to providing new best-in-class tools for clinicians to triage, evaluate and manage concussion in athletes. Los Angeles and Montreal (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The Sports Concussion Institute (SCI) is a leading US provider of...

2014-04-22 23:02:25

Critically acclaimed actor and comedian to headline pre-conference address at 2014 conference in Orlando, FL. Malvern, PA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 HMP Communications Holdings, LLC, a leader in healthcare communications and education, is proud to announce that Emmy-nominated actor, Jeffrey Tambor, will serve as their 2014 kickoff keynote speaker for the 27th annual U.S. Psychiatric and Mental Health Congress (Psych Congress). A veteran of film, television, and the Broadway stage, Mr. Tambor...

2014-04-18 23:08:11

Marketing and communications professionals in the mid-Maryland region are invited to a daylong explosion of seminars that will help them understand how to break through the clutter and make their messages stand out. Frederick, MD (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 BigUp Creative hosts the 2014 BigUP Summit, June 9th, at John’s Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus in Rockville. The day begins with a keynote from Cliff Quicksell, MAS, a 20-time winner of the PPAI Pyramid Award for Marketing...

2014-04-18 23:04:15

Author’s experiences reveal simple tools for discovering who you really are. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Positive thinking has the ability to affect many aspects of your life, including friendship, marriage, career and overall health, as revealed in a study of positive thinking from Barbara Fredrickson at University of North Carolina. For Mariah Brooks, a healing mindset and guidance from the Divine took her from unhappy to living the life of her dreams. Her new book, “An...

2014-04-18 08:21:56

HOUSTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The finding that "Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) reduces depressive symptoms, improves affective control, and improves mindfulness self-efficiency" are not surprising to the Meehl Foundation DBT therapists, who have been using DBT since the start of the foundation in 2005. The step-by-step process of emotional regulation is a core component of DBT rarely taught to the general public let alone people with mental illness. "A randomized,...

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2014-04-18 05:20:47

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Spoken language prompts children to spot objects more quickly than images, according to a new study from Indiana University. As any book lover will tell you, language is transformative. The transformative powers, however, may reach father than an emotional reaction to novels or poetry. The study, published in Developmental Science, reveals that spoken language — more so than images — taps into a child's cognitive system and...

2014-04-17 23:10:25

Luciano L'Abate, recognized worldwide as the founder of the field of family psychology, is working on his 59th and 60th books to support his continuing efforts to change how mental health services will be delivered in the 21st century. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 In these latest books, Dr. L’Abate further advances his theory of using distance, remote writing on the Internet for preventive, promotional, para-therapeutic, therapeutic, and rehabilitative purposes. Dr. L’Abate...


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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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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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