PrivatePractice
Follow
Find
2.7K views | +0 today
 

From around the web

PrivatePractice
For those that have or aspire to have their own private therapy practice. I am on the fence, not.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Social Work Career Development: Best in Mental Health (week of 6 ...

Social Work Career Development: Best in Mental Health (week of 6 ... | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
This post is part of a weekly series, Best in Mental Health, featuring the best posts of the week, in social work, psychology, evidence-based practice/healthcare, non-profit and private practice concerns on Social Work Career ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Kids with disabilities make friends more easily when they’re learning, not playing

Kids with disabilities make friends more easily when they’re learning, not playing | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
It's easier to make friends when you share a common goal.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Is your iPhone passcode useless? Hack shows how to bypass four-digits

Is your iPhone passcode useless? Hack shows how to bypass four-digits | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
The hack was devised by experts from London-based MDSec. It takes advantage of a flaw in iOS 8.1 that creates a tiny delay between the PIN code being entered and the phone unlocking.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

FDA Study of Zyprexa Relprevv Post-Injection Deaths Inconclusive

FDA Study of Zyprexa Relprevv Post-Injection Deaths Inconclusive | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Did normal, therapeutic doses of the injectable antipsychotic Zyprexa Relprevv lead to the deaths of two patients in 2013? Probably not, according to an FDA inquiry into the events, but the answer is not crystal clear. The agency has concluded that the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Trevor Noah Is Officially Your Next 'Daily Show' Host

Trevor Noah Is Officially Your Next 'Daily Show' Host | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
"The Daily Show" finally has its new host: Trevor Noah.

Noah, a South African comedian and one of the newest "Daily Show" correspondents, was mentioned Friday as the front-runner to replace Jon Stewart on the Comedy Central sho...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

How to Tell if Your Decisions are from Your Evolved or Primitive Brain

How to Tell if Your Decisions are from Your Evolved or Primitive Brain | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Decisions can be motivated by thoughtful consideration from our higher mind (frontal lobe/executive functions) or fear-based survival instincts (amygdala, impulses) from a more primitive mind. When decisions are informed by our higher mind, they are more...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

10 Simple Ways to Feel Calmer Right Now

10 Simple Ways to Feel Calmer Right Now | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Maybe you’re having a rough day at work. You’re clashing with a colleague. You just got out of a pointless meeting. Or maybe you squabbled with your spouse or best friend. Maybe you’re exhausted or nervous about an upcoming presentation or exam. Whatever...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

EXCLUSIVE:Rapist says his victim is ruining his life

EXCLUSIVE:Rapist says his victim is ruining his life | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
The sicko rapist who wants to get married before he's moved to an upstate prison claims that his victim is “terrorizing” him.
Giovanni Benavides's insight:
Speechless. #insightless
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Student, 16, 'hacked school computers to improve grades'

Student, 16, 'hacked school computers to improve grades' | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Eric Walstrom, a junior at New Dorp HS in Staten Island, New York, allegedly cracked software security and set up a network so he could access data from his cell phone.
Giovanni Benavides's insight:

Not muy bueno!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Why ransomware is spreading, and how to guard against digital hijackers (+video)

Why ransomware is spreading, and how to guard against digital hijackers (+video) | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Ransomware is malware that encrypts victims' data until they pay up. A popular variety known as CryptoWall has infected an estimated 1 million victims and collected approximately $1.8 million in ransom.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole the Keys to the Encryption Castle

The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole the Keys to the Encryption Castle | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
American and British spies hacked into the internal computer network of the largest manufacturer of SIM cards in the world.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

MI5 Accused of Covering Up Child Sex Abuse

MI5 Accused of Covering Up Child Sex Abuse | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
TEHRAN (FNA)- British spy service MI5 is facing allegations it was complicit in the sexual abuse of children, the high court in Northern Ireland will hear on Tuesday. Victims of the abuse are takin...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Barack Obama is officially one of the most consequential presidents in American history

Clinton and Carter were middling, at best. Obama is LBJ or FDR-level.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Wegmans set to open first NYC store in Brooklyn

Wegmans set to open first NYC store in Brooklyn | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Wegmans, the Rochester-based grocery chain with a fierce cult following, will open its first New York City shop at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Bronx gang members used Facebook to plot hits: prosecutors

Bronx gang members used Facebook to plot hits: prosecutors | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
A group of Bronx gangsters used Facebook to plot attacks against rivals and trade firearms, prosecutors said.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Iran, European Union Suggest Announcement On Nuclear Understanding Is Near

Iran, European Union Suggest Announcement On Nuclear Understanding Is Near | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Iran and the European Union are suggesting they are ready to announce a nuclear understanding after eight days of grueling negotiations.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweets: "Found solutions...
Giovanni Benavides's insight:

Another notch under #POTUS belt.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Five Questions to Ask a Potential Therapist

Five Questions to Ask a Potential Therapist | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Hands down the question I’m asked most frequently, in person and online, is about how to find a therapist. I understand why. I’ve been a mental health patient myself for 20 years and know that locating a therapist can be a daunting task. It is a...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

White House Chief of Staff Has Harsh Words For Israeli Leadership

White House Chief of Staff Has Harsh Words For Israeli Leadership | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough brought a strong message to an American pro-Israel conference on Monday, telling a crowd of 3,000 attendees that “an occupation that has lasted for almost 50 years must end, and the Pales...
Giovanni Benavides's insight:

Thanks #GOPuritans for letting #bibi used what they spied on against us.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Signs You’re Stuck in Unrealistic Thinking

Signs You’re Stuck in Unrealistic Thinking | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
One of the greatest things we can do for ourselves is to become self-aware. When we’re self-aware, we take notice of our thoughts and feelings. We observe them. We examine how they drive our decisions and shape our lives. And we have the opportunity...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Google Steps Up Chrome Warnings for Safer Surfing | Enterprise Security Today

Google Steps Up Chrome Warnings for Safer Surfing | Enterprise Security Today | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Tech giant Google wants to save Internet users from themselves. The company's Chrome Web browser will now warn users before they visit questionable sites that could cripple their computers.
Giovanni Benavides's insight:

Chrome is a virus magnet and Safari ran out bullets. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Strong Parental Bond Helps Protect Shy Babies from Future Anxiety

Strong Parental Bond Helps Protect Shy Babies from Future Anxiety | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Having a strong infant/parent bond is vital in preventing shy babies, and particularly males, from turning into anxious teenagers, according to a new study at the University of Waterloo. Researchers have long been aware that toddlers who react with behavioral...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

Judge Temporarily Halts Obama's Immigration Actions

Judge Temporarily Halts Obama's Immigration Actions | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction on Monday that will temporarily prevent the Obama administration from moving forward with its executive actions on immigration while a lawsuit against the president works its way through t...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Giovanni Benavides
Scoop.it!

University apology for mental health masks ‘stereotype’ | The Times

University apology for mental health masks ‘stereotype’ | The Times | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
A university was forced to apologise yesterday after using life-like masks of people with mental health issues for student training
Giovanni Benavides's insight:

Maybe actual hands on work would be beneficial instead of using fakes. Time to redraw training curriculum!

more...
No comment yet.