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Harriet Tubman Collection Unveiled by Smithsonian Museum

Harriet Tubman Collection Unveiled by Smithsonian Museum | Mental Health | Scoop.it
B WASHINGTON, DC.- /B a href=http://nmaahc.si.edu target= _blank The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture /a
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Children From Adversity: Interview with Travis Lloyd

Children From Adversity: Interview with Travis Lloyd | Mental Health | Scoop.it
Children from adversity is a term often used to describe children who have experienced childhood traumas, abuse, and/or stressful conditions that could dwarf their emotional and physical growth. When we think of children from adversity, we tend to imagine...
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I Got Myself Arrested So I Could Look Inside the Justice System

I Got Myself Arrested So I Could Look Inside the Justice System | Mental Health | Scoop.it
A former prosecutor fights the law and lets it win.
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Watch John Oliver completely destroy the idea that hard work will make you rich

Watch John Oliver completely destroy the idea that hard work will make you rich | Mental Health | Scoop.it
"At this point, the rich are just running up the score," John Oliver said on his show Sunday night. "If American wealth is a lottery, we are increasingly playing two different games."
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The poor man's desire is to be wealthy. Wealth does not seem to resolve the most pressing problems in the world. Look at the middle east and her conflict. Oil rich region and ........

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Best Practices are a Lie (and What to Do Instead)

Best Practices are a Lie (and What to Do Instead) | Mental Health | Scoop.it
In conversion optimization, it`s tempting to blindly follow best practices. But these 5 cases prove that the opposite may give better results.
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Amazing. I did not realize "best practices" was used in business. Interesting critique. Wonder how this relates to the federal governments use of best practices for funding?

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What a Shaman Sees in A Mental Hospital

What a Shaman Sees in A Mental Hospital | Mental Health | Scoop.it
 
The Shamanic View of Mental Illness
In the shamanic view, mental illness signals “the birth of a healer,” explains Malidoma Patrice Somé.  Thus, mental disorders are spiritual emergencies, spiritual crises, and need to be regarded as such to aid the healer in being born.

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I clipped the article because western mental health could do with a little infusion of other sources that people find to work. As a psycho-dynamically trained psychotherapist I learned that I need to be at least familiar with other theories and practices. One never knows when one may need to step outside their training and tap into another source. Therapy is about help the consumer resolve their concerns. Huuummmmmmmmm!

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How important is the "client-clinician" relationship in therapy?

How important is the "client-clinician" relationship in therapy? | Mental Health | Scoop.it
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TTKTz6YbJKk Dr. Aaron Beck is the mastermind behind Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and has developed many scales clinicians use to help understand patient's sympt...
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Attachment: Psychodynamic Model? - Healing the Inner Child ...

Attachment: Psychodynamic Model? - Healing the Inner Child ... | Mental Health | Scoop.it
I tried to tell him what was really going on for me. "If there is something I can't do or won't do, " he says wearily.... but I interject "Five seconds.. piffling!" ME: I am the one who is coming here with the ideas, you didn't even ...
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Robert Fisk: It took decades for truth to be revealed in Algeria. How long ... - The Independent

Robert Fisk: It took decades for truth to be revealed in Algeria. How long ... - The Independent | Mental Health | Scoop.it
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Robert Fisk: It took decades for truth to be revealed in Algeria. How long ...
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Pursuing a cultural renaissance - The Southern Times

Pursuing a cultural renaissance
The Southern Times
Fanon probed the relation between the freedom struggle – whether political or military – and culture. Is there a suspension of culture during the conflict?
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Susan B. Anthony’s Shawl | National Museum of American History

Susan B. Anthony’s Shawl | National Museum of American History | Mental Health | Scoop.it
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Google search: 15 hidden features - Telegraph

Google search: 15 hidden features - Telegraph | Mental Health | Scoop.it
Google is used by millions of people to navigate the web every day, but how many of us really put it through its paces? The Telegraph digs out a few of the search engine's hidden gems.
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For People of Faith, Michael Brown's Death Is a Cosmic Tragedy - OnFaith

For People of Faith, Michael Brown's Death Is a Cosmic Tragedy - OnFaith | Mental Health | Scoop.it
An event like this should help us hear God’s invitation to us to break down human boundaries.
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The Dean of the Washington National Cathedral presents his thoughts on the Michael Brown issue.

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Fedora Hat Free Crochet Patterns - Free Craft Lessons

Fedora Hat Free Crochet Patterns - Free Craft Lessons | Mental Health | Scoop.it
Free Craft lessons at Pattern Blogs. Knitting Video tutorials, sewing video tutorials, Crochet Video Tutorials, knitting patterns and blogs, crochet patterns and blogs and more....
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For the artistic in u.

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Why the Myers-Briggs test is totally meaningless

Why the Myers-Briggs test is totally meaningless | Mental Health | Scoop.it
It's no more scientifically valid than a BuzzFeed quiz.
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Another assessment assessed.

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Best Practices are a Lie (and What to Do Instead)

Best Practices are a Lie (and What to Do Instead) | Mental Health | Scoop.it
In conversion optimization, it`s tempting to blindly follow best practices. But these 5 cases prove that the opposite may give better results.
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The problem with psychotherapy… | Psych Connection

The problem with psychotherapy… | Psych Connection | Mental Health | Scoop.it
The problem with psychotherapy's image This recent article from the New York Times was sent around to everyone in the Clinical program last week and thought it was worth posting. It's written by Dr. Brandon Gaudino, ...
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CBT and Psychodynamic Therapy Equally Good for Social Anxiety ...

CBT and Psychodynamic Therapy Equally Good for Social Anxiety ... | Mental Health | Scoop.it
In a recent study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry, German researcher Dr. Falk Leichsenring of the Justus-Liebig-University in Giessen reports on.
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The 2nd Apple: "Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Brings Lasting ...

The 2nd Apple: "Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Brings Lasting ... | Mental Health | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON—Psychodynamic psychotherapy is effective for a wide range of mental health symptoms, including depression, anxiety, panic and stress-related physical ailments, and the benefits of the therapy grow after ...
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