Author Archives: Heidi

Brain Dissociates Emotional Response From Explicit Memory in Fearful Situations

[Source:  Science] Researchers at the Cognition and Brain Plasticity group of the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL) and the University of Barcelona have been tracking the traces of implicit and explicit memories of fear in human. The study has … Continue reading

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Cooking Classes May Positively Influence Kid’s Food-Related Preferences and Behaviors

[Source: Medical News Today] Given the rise in childhood obesity and known cultural shifts away from cooking, a review of cooking programs targeting elementary school children was conducted to understand program design and outcomes and to inform research gaps. This review assesses … Continue reading

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Parents Lead Effective Language Therapy for Kids with Autism

[Source:  Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry via Special Ed Post] by Mandy Oaklander Parents can learn how to give effective therapy to their children with autism, a new study in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry finds. Researchers at Stanford University looked at … Continue reading

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School Board Certified Behavior Analyst Job – Wilmington, NC

Our client is a school district in Coastal North Carolina.  We are seeking a BOARD CERTIFIED BEHAVIOR ANALYST (BCBA) in the Wilmington, North Carolina area serving K-12.  The position is full time 7.5 hours per day and will run through … Continue reading

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Canadian Study: Rates of Mental Illness Steady in Children and Teens

[Source:  Psych Central] A large study of Canadian youth discovers symptoms of mental illness in children and adolescents do not appear to be increasing. The finding, as published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal), suggests a different mental health trajectory compared … Continue reading

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