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Local psychologist stakes out 'Emotional Vampires at Work' - The Columbian

Local psychologist stakes out 'Emotional Vampires at Work' - The Columbian | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Local psychologist stakes out 'Emotional Vampires at Work'
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He turned to writing and offering consulting services as a way to share some of his insights drawn from private practice.
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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 ...
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Creative People, Mental Health, Misdiagnosis

Creative People, Mental Health, Misdiagnosis | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
A full list of talented and creative people who suffer anxiety, depression and other mental health challenges, would, of course, be limitless; being creative, gifted and talented does not exempt any of us from those problems.
Novelist Patricia Cornwell...
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Windows 10 Will Be Free Upgrade for Windows 7 and 8 - Enterprise Software on CIO Today

Windows 10 Will Be Free Upgrade for Windows 7 and 8 - Enterprise Software on CIO Today | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
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What Malpractice Insurance Isn’t

What Malpractice Insurance Isn’t | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
A brief discussion with psychologists at any risk management seminar quickly reveals that few of them have ever read their malpractice insurance policy and those few who have gained a poor understanding of what is written in it.
This is not because psychologists...
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5 Tips to Live With Greater Confidence

5 Tips to Live With Greater Confidence | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt
When was the last time you where doubting yourself and the direction of your life?
I imagine it was a time when you failed or experienced an unexpected challenge.
Everyone’s confidence...
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Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support for Windows 7 - Operating Systems on CIO Today

Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support for Windows 7 - Operating Systems on CIO Today | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
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Thank You Note to Customers Hikes Business

Thank You Note to Customers Hikes Business | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
After completing an online customer satisfaction survey, restaurant patrons who received a sincere, well-timed “thank you” email from the restaurant’s president increased their patronage to the restaurant by more than 50 percent, according to new...
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10 Things That Cloak Incompetent Therapists

10 Things That Cloak Incompetent Therapists | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
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When I meet with clients and their families, I often hear the following comment over and over again: “I did not like the previous therapist.” A barrage of negatives often follows this statement such as “she was...
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UGA study shows what happens when employees feel excluded at work | UGA Today

UGA study shows what happens when employees feel excluded at work | UGA Today | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Research suggests accountability systems can keep excluded employers from acting out, cheating
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Virginia child therapist indicted on charges of having sex with teenage boy - NY Daily News

Virginia child therapist indicted on charges of having sex with teenage boy - NY Daily News | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
A therapist has been indicted by a Virginia grand jury on charges he had sexual relations with a teenage boy he was treating.
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You Are an Idiot if You Still Use #Whisper

You Are an Idiot if You Still Use #Whisper | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Whisper is one of those newer mobile apps that leads you to believe you can share information anonymously online. “With Whisper, you’re free to anonymously share your thoughts with the world, and build lasting, meaningful relationships in a community...
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Interesting Person, Boring Life

Interesting Person, Boring Life | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
You might think that if you are a person who has interesting ideas and inspired imagination, you would be living an exciting life. Sorry, it’s not necessarily so.
Why not?
There may be an abundance of reasons, but the one that wins the prize for robbing...
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Understanding Trichotillomania

Understanding Trichotillomania | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
 
Trichotillomania or hair pulling is a disorder where a person constantly has the urge to pull their hair from the scalp, eyebrows, beard, legs, arms or other parts of the body. For some, hair pulling can be managed but for others the urge to pull...
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68% of patients prefer pharma companies to interact with them through digital channels

68% of patients prefer pharma companies to interact with them through digital channels | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it

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Helen Adams's curator insight, January 23, 4:33 AM

Only 68%!

Tanya Kerr's curator insight, January 23, 6:10 PM
This is a survey of US patients but the trend still has relevance to other markets
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Teen says she plans to marry dad after romantic reunion

Teen says she plans to marry dad after romantic reunion | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
The 18-year-old said her plans to marry her biological father and have children with him follows a near two-year love affair.
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Not much to say, WOW!

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Women’s Satisfaction with Body Tied to Perception of What Men Like

Women’s Satisfaction with Body Tied to Perception of What Men Like | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
A series of studies by Southern Methodist University researchers finds that women are happier with their bodies when told that men prefer women who are not supermodel thin.
“Results of three independent studies suggest a woman’s body image...
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Man vs. Woman: The Effects of Childhood

Man vs. Woman: The Effects of Childhood | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Do boys and girls respond differently to the same childhood experiences? How do those differences play out as the boy becomes a man, and the girl grows into a woman?
In my work as a psychologist, I have seen remarkable gender differences in the effects...
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Top 10 Psychology & Mental Health Topics of 2014

Top 10 Psychology & Mental Health Topics of 2014 | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Another year has passed and with it, we’ve all grown a little older. And perhaps a little wiser as well.
But we’ve also experienced deep loss this year as well, with the tragic suicide of Robin Williams — just one of the estimated 800,000...
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Introverts Can Hinder Extroverted Co-Workers’ Careers

Introverts Can Hinder Extroverted Co-Workers’ Careers | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
A new study shows that introverted employees are more likely to give poor job performance evaluations to extroverted co-workers.
This gives introverts a powerful role in workplaces that rely on peer-to-peer evaluation tools for awarding raises, bonuses,...
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Bullies in the workplace: ISU researcher examines the struggles for victims to tell their story - News Service - Iowa State University

Bullies in the workplace: ISU researcher examines the struggles for victims to tell their story - News Service - Iowa State University | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
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Counseling therapy beats anti-depressants in treating social anxiety disorders

Counseling therapy beats anti-depressants in treating social anxiety disorders | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Before using anti-depressants to treat social anxiety, talking therapies provide increased benefits, according to a new research appearing in The Lancet Ps
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11 common causes of small business failure

11 common causes of small business failure | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
Most entrepreneurs charge into a market with high hopes, only to see their business crash. We identify 10 reasons small businesses fail.
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Major autism breakthrough identifies more than 100 genes linked to disorder 

Major autism breakthrough identifies more than 100 genes linked to disorder  | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it

Scientists have identified more than 100 genes that are mutated in #autistic children, two new studies in the journal Nature announced.

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America may never have a draft again. But we’re still punishing low-income men for not registering

America may never have a draft again. But we’re still punishing low-income men for not registering | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
More than 40 years since America's last draft, failing to register for selective service can mean missing out on crucial benefits.
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The 5 Basic Landing Pages Every Content Marketer Should Consider Having

The 5 Basic Landing Pages Every Content Marketer Should Consider Having | PrivatePractice | Scoop.it
This infographic does a good job at describing 5 basic types of landing pages you might consider for your content strategy. 

Why should you use landing pages for content marketing anyway?

Landing pages are a powerful way to generate leads because: Continue reading →
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