Tag Archives: School Psych

School Psych Corner: What The Michelle Carter Conviction Means For YOUR Kids

[Source: Today’s Mama] “In a case that hinged largely on a teenage couple’s intimate text messages, Michelle Carter was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter Friday in the 2014 death of her boyfriend, who poisoned himself by inhaling carbon monoxide in … Continue reading

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Hot Job: School Psychologist – Homer Glen, IL

Call Today at 866-733-4278 or   Click HERE to Apply School Psychologist needed to work full time in a school district for the 2017-2018 school year in the vicinity of Homer Glen, IL *  Caseload will be middle school aged students … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: How Childhood Trauma Can Hike Risk for Later Psychosis

[Source: Psych Central] New research attempts to explain how trauma in childhood can put children at risk for psychosis in later childhood or during adulthood. Investigators said childhood trauma is the experience of a highly distressing event or situation during … Continue reading

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Anorexia May Have Both Psychiatric, Metabolic Roots

[Source:  Psych Central] Scientists have identified the first genetic locus for anorexia nervosa and have discovered that the eating disorder may be partially tied to metabolic factors associated with type I diabetes and autoimmune disorders. A genetic locus refers to … Continue reading

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Cognitive Skills Differ Across Cultures and Generations

[Source:  Science Daily] An innovative study of children and parents in both Hong Kong and the United Kingdom, led by University of Cambridge researchers Michelle R. Ellefson and Claire Hughes, reveals cultural differences in important cognitive skills among adolescent participants … Continue reading

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