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Children and Teens

Overcoming Test Anxiety

According to Wikipedia, “test anxiety is a combination of perceived physiological overarousal, feelings of worry and dread, self-deprecating thoughts, tension, and somatic symptoms that occur during test situations. It is...
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Attention Deficit Disorder

ADHD Among African-Americans

Awareness about and diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in minority populations in the United States has increased over the past decade. The higher numbers diagnosed likely are...
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Children and Teens

Spring Break Cautions & Tips

It’s spring. Many colleges and universities in the adjourn for a week-long vacation sometime in the months of March and April. Originally intended as a mid-semester break from...
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Book Reviews

The Secret Life of Pronouns

Suicidal poets use “I” more. Presidential candidates who say “we” come across as arrogant and aloof toward their audience. In the week after September 11, 2001, bloggers’ use of...
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