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Autism / Asperger

Book Review: 8 Keys to Raising the Quirky Child

Many of us have interacted with a “quirky” child in our lives. Perhaps your child has mentioned a classmate who has frequent meltdowns when the teacher says it’s time to move from one activity to the next, or who has trouble getting along with their peers....

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Book Review: Why Therapy Works

According to psychologist Louis Cozolino, we experience our lives in a state of perpetual catch-up: it takes a half second for our brain activity to register in our conscious awareness. “During this vital half second,” Cozolino writes, “our brains work like search engines, unconsciously scanning our...

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Book Review: Freedom from Guilt & Blame: Finding Self-Forgiveness

An attorney and a psychotherapist with twenty-five years of experience, Darlene Lancer uses the tools of both her trades in her short e-workbook, Freedom from Guilt and Blame: Finding Self-Forgiveness. The former entertainment lawyer shares her formidable professional and personal understanding of the psychology of relationships...