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Social Skills

Social Skills Training For Schizophrenia

What is Schizophrenia?  According to , schizophrenia is a mental disorder that is a severe than most that is characterized by profound deficits in thinking, perception, affect, and social behavior.  According to , the main symptoms of schizophrenia are "hallucinations, delusions, thought disorder, abnormal affect and disturbance of motor behavior."  According to , despite the delusions and hallucinations, which are the positive symptoms of shizophrenia, the negative symptoms of schizophrenia are also present.  According to...
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Animal Mentors

Saying No With Confidence

My parrot, Pearl, picks up the green thing and drops it into the clear "no" in any language!

"No" is not my favorite word. This includes when I am hearing "no" and also when I am saying "no."

Sometimes this results in me saying "yes" when I should be saying "no."

It's such a small word - only one syllable and two letters - and yet apparently size doesn't matter when it comes to the...
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