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June 8, 2017

Recent research studies in psychology, neuroscience, and genetics have demonstrated that gambling addiction and drug addiction are far more similar than once believed. In fact experts now redefine addiction as “repeated pursuing a rewarding experience despite serious repercussions.” This has More…

May 24, 2017

Tardive Dyskinesia (TD) is a neurological disorder caused by long term use of anti-psychotic medications. It occurs in 10-20 percent of individuals treated with anti-psychotic medications; the elderly are more susceptible to persistent and irreversible TD than younger people. Assessing More…

May 15, 2017

Studies have consistently shown that in order to be effective in any job, it’s not enough to be technically competent. If you really want to reach your career goals, you need to be able to build relationships, coach others, create More…

May 8, 2017

Is the field of Business Analysis and art or a science? The answer is yes. It is both. Business Analysis is a relatively new field. The IIBA (International Institute of Business Analysis was established in 2003 and formalized the field More…

May 2, 2017

People with dementia often have a view of reality that is different from the “real” world the rest of us see. Validation of our loved one’s reality is difficult, but often the most kind, respectful response to their altered world. More…


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