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Expedition Therapy-UT Introduces Parent Coaching

Expedition Therapy-UT Introduces Parent Coaching | Common Sense for the Real World | Scoop.it
Expedition Therapy proudly announces the introduction of Parent Coaching services for their students' families.

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How to prevent bullying: Ripping the rule book may be the solution

How to prevent bullying: Ripping the rule book may be the solution | Common Sense for the Real World | Scoop.it
There may be many ways to prevent bullying, but doing away with rules hardly seemed like one of them, until a New Zealand school proved otherwise.

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Lon Woodbury's curator insight, July 8, 2014 6:10 PM

Very intriguing on many levels.  It suggests that bullying increases when the kids are not in control of their own activities and are guided into adult centered activities. -Lon

Conversations for Inquiring Minds's curator insight, July 9, 2014 11:47 AM

I know that the more control someone exerts on me the more rebellious I am.  This makes sense on a lot of levels.  Unfortunately bullies are at every level of society and the earlier one learns to deal with it the better off they are.  I particularly like the part of calculating risk.  Challenging ourselves is a key ingredient in growth.

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Interview - Common Sense for the Real World - Gordon Myers

Interview - Common Sense for the Real World - Gordon Myers | Common Sense for the Real World | Scoop.it
Having been born and raised in Namibia, Southwest Africa, Gordon Myers grew up as an -at risk- kid, a very angry young man and given up on by his family.

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Dr. Phil Show Features Center for Discovery Family Treatment Program

Los Alamitos, CA (PRWEB) December 08, 2014 -- Center for Discovery, a leader in residential treatment for adolescents, was featured on an episode of the Dr. Phil show.

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Lon Woodbury's curator insight, December 8, 2014 4:49 PM

This press release comes from Mark Hobbins, the President and COO of Center for Discovery.  Those of us who have been working with private parent-choice residential programs for struggling teens will know Mark. -Lon

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Executive Functioning in Emerging Adults

Executive Functioning in Emerging Adults | Common Sense for the Real World | Scoop.it
Parth Gandhi, PhD, a clinical neuropsychologist who specializes in the clinical assessment of adolescents and young adults, explained how Executive Function skills can determine if a young adult will be successfully independent.

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Lon Woodbury's curator insight, June 10, 2014 5:34 PM

A rather technical topic made simpler. -Lon