Three Ways to Get Your Teen to Take Your Advice — Parenting ADHD & Autism

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Teenagers are notorious for throwing away their parents’ advice like yesterday’s news, but there are a few tactics you can use to work your lessons into their lives. We have three secrets that will make your teenagers actually listen to your advice.

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Two Things Your Marriage Must Have To Survive — Dr Nicholas Jenner

There are many theories and models available to inform us what makes a good marriage. Many talk about trust, honesty, faithfulness and effective communication skills. All of these factors are relevant and are essential elements of a good relationship. . . 614 more words

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Not Being In A Relationship — DSM (Defeating Stigma Mindfully)

Many people become way too worried about not being in a relationship. They believe that if they hit a certain age, their chances of finding someone meaningful goes down. What they are experiencing is the perceived pressure that society puts on them. The reality is that if you believe wholeheartedly that you will meet someone significant, then it shall be done for you.

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Functional Neurology: How Obesity Can Affect Brain Health — HUMAN PERFORMANCE PSYCHOLOGY

Research studies demonstrated that brain health may ultimately be associated with obesity. Scientists also reported that obesity affects the overall size and function of the brain, as well as specifically altering certain neuronal circuits… 46 more words

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One Night Without Sleep Could Trigger Epigenetic Changes and Weight Gain — Dr. Eddy Bettermann MD

Even just one night of sleep loss could lead to epigenetic changes that tweak our metabolism and regulation of gene expression, a new study suggests. Researchers at Uppsala University found that one night without sleep was linked to alteration of the human epigenome, weight gain, and the loss of lean muscle mass. Previous research has shown that skipping sleep […]

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7 simple mantras that will improve your mental health — Mental health from the other side

A mantra is a word or phrase repeated again and again, normally during meditation. But don’t worry, we won’t be doing any yoga, drum beating, chanting or dancing in the streets today. However, please feel free – if this floats your boat. Mantras can be a sound (like “OM” – we’re not going to use this) […]

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12 Inspiring Love Quotes

1. Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.

William Shakespeare

2. The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.

Morrie Schwartz

3. I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.

Roy Croft

4. At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

5. The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved—loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

6. We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

7. The excesses of love soon pass, but its insufficiencies torment us forever.

Mignon McLaughlin

8. The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

9. Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.

Lao Tzu

10. The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love.

Henry Miller

11. If I had a flower for every time I thought of you… I could walk through my garden forever.

Alfred Tennyson

12. The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.

Hubert H. Humphrey

A Marriage Counsellor Explains The Emotional Languages of a Happy Relationship — Thrive Global

Modern research has taught us a lot about what keeps people in love — and what makes them fall out of love.

There are dozens of research that teach us a lot about what keeps people in love. Many of them point to the importance of work and effort. Successful relationships emerge when two people invest in their relationship — over time their love becomes stronger, more exciting, and full of fresh emotions and feelings.

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Relationships For Creative, Sensitive, Intuitive, Analytical Overthinkers — Where Do You Start? — Your Rainforest Mind

You think a lot. Some would say that you overthink. You feel deeply. Some would say that you over-feel. You love learning. Some would say that you over-research and over-read. You have very high standards and expectations. Some would say that you over-analyze. You are concerned about the future of the planet. Some would say […]

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The Invisibility Of Depression — DSM (Defeating Stigma Mindfully)

 

Sadness In The Shadows

Depression is like an invisible dark cloud that hovers in the stratosphere, looming all around us and ready to attack when in our weakest states of mind. The invisibility of depression can be observed through the actions of those affected: avolition, abulia, apathy, anhedonia and more. Sadness in the shadows is much more common than you would think.

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Drug Addiction Treatment in Mental Health — SENIOR ACCREDITED PSYCHOTHERAPIST-Dr.Fawzy Masaoud-LONDON, ENGLAND

There are many addictive drugs, and treatments for specific drugs can differ. Treatment also varies depending on the characteristics of the patient. Problems associated with an individual’s drug addiction can vary significantly. People who are addicted to drugs come from all walks of life. Many suffer from mental health, occupational, health, or social problems that […]

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10 Empathy Quotes

1. Empathy is a skill like any other human skill. If you get a chance to practice, you can get better at it.

Simon Baron Cohen

2. Empathy grows as we learn.

Alice Miller

3. Empathy is seeing with the eyes of another, listening with the ears of another and feeling with the heart of another.

Alfred Adler

4. I think we all have empathy. We may not have enough courage to display it.

Maya Angelou

5. Whenever you feel like criticizing any one…just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

6. Empathy is the ability to step outside of your own bubble and into the bubbles of other people.

C. Joybell

7. Empathy requires knowing that you know nothing.

Leslie Jamison

8. No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.

Theodore Roosevelt

9. The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.

Meryl Streep

10. There is no greater loan than a sympathetic ear.

Frank Tyger

Children and Divorce — Parenting Today dot ga

Children and Divorce: What happens after? Summary: The greatest issue of divorce is the children because it is they who will witness a breaking of a union, something which they have little or no inkling about. The greatest issue of divorce is the children. It is because every divorce can change lives –all the lives…

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