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The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

It Takes A Village: Community Care for Autism

It Takes A Village: Community Care for Autism

The Importance of ‘You’ in University Admissions

The Importance of ‘You’ in University Admissions

Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Undergraduate Publications & Presentations

Undergraduate Publications & Presentations

June 22

Top 5 Online Resources for Data Analytics

If you are interested in learning more about data analytics, you are not alone. The field of data analytics, also known as data analysis, is exploding right now. There are good reasons for this trend. The fact is, analyzing data to identify patterns and come to conclusions can be incredibly useful. Researchers and businesses are finding that data analytics helps them achieve feats that would […]

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June 21

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

The Administration for Children and Families at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it has separated nearly 2,000 children from adults at the southern border over the past 6 weeks. While President Trump just signed an executive order to bring an end to this policy of separating families, the psychological damage has been done. These actions have likely inflicted psychological trauma on […]

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June 19

How Environmental Factors Impact Mental Health

Ranked as one of the leading causes of illness and disability around the globe, mental illness is a widespread health challenge. In fact, data from the World Health Organization reveals that approximately one in four people worldwide will suffer from a mental illness at some point in their lives. While there are still plenty of researchers and clinical psychologists alike who don’t know about mental […]

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June 19

Survival Tips for Marriage Ending

The end of a marriage can be incredibly challenging on many levels, including emotionally, mentally, and financially. While every marriage is different, and circumstances will dictate your actions in many instances, here are some tips from marriage and family therapy (MFT) professionals that can help you get through this difficult time. 1. Talk to a therapist. Therapists are trained to help you in a way […]

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June 14

8 Qualities of Effective Leaders

Strong, effective leaders are essential in every field, but particularly in education. Whether it’s leading young people or adults, it’s necessary for leaders to have certain qualities to be successful. The following are eight essential qualities that a leader should possess to be effective in their role. 1. Optimism A positive attitude can set the tone and motivate individuals to be more productive. People who are […]

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June 14

10 Jobs that Require an MBA

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree provides valid credentials to individuals who have completed six years of higher education. An MBA qualifies you to work in higher levels of management, finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship industries. A Master of Business Administration degree is highly flexible and applicable to hundreds of different job positions not included in the above list. The following 10 jobs represent additional […]

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June 05

CTEL – 10 Tips for Teaching a Foreign Language

Anyone at any age can learn a foreign language. For children, learning a language different from their own is more natural because they rely on the deep motor area of their brain more than adults. This area of the brain makes learning a new language much easier for children because it absorbs information quickly and works in conjunction with the hippocampus to memorize information. By […]

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June 01

How to Cope in the Event of a Tragedy

Learning to cope in the event of a tragedy is a valuable life skill. Tragedy, in one form or another, may be inevitable. Of course, the way it affects you may not be quite the same as it affects others. Part of what makes tragedy so challenging is that there is no one-size-fits-all coping method, but, there are coping strategies that will help—you just have […]

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May 25

How to Calm a Child with Autism in the Classroom

When it comes to working with special needs children, such as those with an autism-spectrum disorder (ASD), it’s a good idea to acquire a special toolbox of strategies in addition to your autism certification. These efforts will help your students thrive and feel comfortable in the classroom setting. Kids with autism may quickly become over-stimulated and they may have difficulty coping in new situations or […]

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