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By Jim Corrington, Jr. LCSW
Director of Outpatient Services, Meadows Outpatient Center
Having worked in the field of addiction treatment and behavioral health as a therapist and Director for 30 years, it has been my ...Read More
By Cary Bayer www.carybayer.com
Years ago, I forgave someone who deeply wronged my family and myself, and within seven days of that forgiveness I lost seven pounds without changing how I ate or exercised.
In my “How to be at Peace with Anyone” workshop, I explain the forgiveness method I teach students, and coach my clients on. I can’t be certain of a causal connection between the forgiveness in my heart and the weight loss in my body. Causality implies physical ...Read More
By Gary F. Patrone, ARCpoint Labs of Tempe & Phoenix
The United States is in the grips of one of the worst heroin epidemics in its history, due in part to a flood of cheap doses of the drug. It can be ordered easily and delivered right to your front door. In some regions of the U.S. heroin is deemed "highly available" in more than three times the number of communities as it was just a few years ago.
FDA Tells R.J. Reynolds to Stop Selling Four Cigarette Products
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday ordered tobacco company R.J. Reynolds to stop selling four cigarette products. It is the first time the agency has ordered a major tobacco company to stop selling products, according to NPR.
The four products are Camel Bold Crush, Vantage Tech 13 and the regular and menthol versions of Pall Mall Deep Set Recessed Filter cigarettes. The FDA has ordered companies to stop selling products before, but they involved much smaller companies with ...Read More
By John Lee
Many psychologists and counselors are confused about this most misunderstood emotion. One of the main reasons for this gross misunderstanding is due to the fact that these learned men and women are still confusing anger with rage. Once we stop using these very different-meaning words interchangeably, then anger will no longer be the crazy uncle in the family of feeling and thus no longer need be avoided.
Expressing Anger Creates more Anger
Some well-intentioned psychiatrists, ...Read More
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Dr. Dina Evan
Dr. Evan is a life/soul coach working with individuals, couples and corporations.
Bobbe McGinley MA, MBA, CADAC, LISAC, NCGC II, is a nationally known speaker, author, presenter and trainer.
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