Category Archives: Psych

Hot Job: School Psychologist: Worthington, OH

We have a wonderful school job opportunity for a full-time School Psychologist to work in a district north of Columbus. This is a full-time position beginning in March and running through early June to finish out the school year. The … Continue reading

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Two New Studies Shed Light on Stuttering Treatment and Possible Link to Neurological Deficit

[Source:  Medical Xpress] Stuttering—a speech disorder in which sounds, syllables or words are repeated or prolonged—affects more than 70 million people worldwide. That’s 1 percent of the global population. Four times as many men as women are afflicted with the … Continue reading

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How Brain Waves Guide Memory Formation

[Source:  Science Daily] Our brains generate a constant hum of activity: As neurons fire, they produce brain waves that oscillate at different frequencies. Long thought to be merely a byproduct of neuron activity, recent studies suggest that these waves may … Continue reading

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Physical Status, Feeding Behavior and Autism

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] Recent research was published to investigate the physical status and feeding behavior among 23 children with autism, ages 5-16 years old (higher enrollment of males).  A 3 day food record was collected using a parent questionnaire, … Continue reading

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Why Slowing Down Stimuli to Real Time Helps a Child’s Brain

[Source NPR via MindShift] By Eric Westervelt, NPR Our “Tools of the Trade” series is taking a look at some of the iconic objects that form a vital part of our educational lives. For an upcoming piece, I’m reporting on how … Continue reading

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