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Oprah, Dr. Phil, Katie and more…
October 8, 2015
The Christian Science Monitor
October 8, 2015
NBC Network: Nightly News
Topic: Baruch College Hazing
September 15, 2015
September 7, 2015
Elements Behavioral Health
September 4, 2015
NBC Network: The Today Show
Topic: St. Paul’s Rape Case
August 18, 2015
Shots: Health News from NPR
August 8, 2015
July 25, 2015
June 25, 2015
Fox News: Fox & Friend
Topic: Being A Transgender Kid Is The Same As Pretending To Be A Dog
April 22, 2015
Washington University: Political Review
April 21, 2015
The Dartmouth America’s Oldest College Newspaper
Alpha Delta fraternity’s suspension extended following branding allegations
NC State frat disbanded after ‘horrifying’ pledge book found
March 26, 2015
The Washington Post
March 18, 2015
Is tackling new members hazing? Perlman, Bruning defend UNL Innocents Society’s initiation ritual
March 17, 2015
National Fox: Fox & Friends
Topic: Merits of Play vs. Homework
March 7, 2015
Los Angels Daily News
Before pledge’s death, CSUN’s response to fraternity hazing was limited
March 1, 2015
St. Louis Post – Dispatch
January 29, 2015
Written with clarity and passion, Preventing Hazing uncovers the deep roots of hazing, how and why it permeates schools, colleges, and communities, and what parents, teachers, and coaches can do to prevent it.
by Dr. Lipkins
Be A Star! is a simple, effective tool that gives parents a consistent, structured and successful method of discipline. Children actually see that they have control of their own behavior. Easy to use, Gain self-control, Reduce stress
In order to change a behavior one has to be committed to the change. It takes time, effort and discomfort to establish a new pattern, a new way to respond.
Change the way you think:
This is the most important change. You need to stop thinking like a victim.
OUR MISSION: To provide methods of prevention and intervention in hazing; to explain the psychology of hazing in high school, college, the military, and the workplace. Educational information is included for use in anti-hazing initiatives among fraternities, sororities, teams, and other groups.
On Tuesday, Weiner, 48, a New York City mayoral candidate, held a news conference admitting that he continued to engage in inappropriate online chats even after he was forced to resign from Congress in 2011 because he had sent graphic messages — including lewd photos of himself — to women on Twitter.
We conducted an online psychological survey that investigated sexting behaviors and power. We found that 66% of the group sexted. A description of the study and the complete results are presented here. Sexting is an important topic because it is a risky behavior that may endanger lives. However, it is also a widespread phenomenon that is prevalent among people between the ages of 13-26; namely those who have grown up with digital technology.
All parents want their children to be “well-behaved” and so they discipline them. I believe that some kinds of discipline are more effective than others. But ultimately our task is to teach children self-control so they can navigate through life all by themselves.
One way to improve behavior is to reinforce a behavior by giving rewards.
Do you wish you had an “off” button so you could stop thinking about the same thing over and over? Do you feel the need to repeat a ritual that would be embarrassing if others knew what you were doing? Are you so competitive that if you are not the winner or the absolute best you feel deeply upset?
Though difficult, it is essential that parents, teachers and caregivers stabilize themselves after a tragedy occurs, so that they can create a solid foundation for their children. Here are some tips to help us cope when faced with unbearable situations.
Be A Star! is a simple, effective tool that gives parents a consistent, structured and successful method of discipline. Children actually see that they have control of their own behavior.
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Sleep serves many physiological and psychological purposes. It is essentially a reset button for your organs and brain. When you sleep your brain is working, it is processing information it received during the day. When we sleep we are also resolving the psychological problems that we are facing; some of which are expressed in our dreams.
The most powerful teaching method is called mirroring. Sometimes parents, themselves, are actually victims, or feel victimized, and act that way. They talk about how they have been taken advantage of, how things are not fair, and how they have been bullied.All kids mimic what their parents do. Therefore, they sometimes mimic their parents’ victim posture.