https://www.medpagetoday.com/meetingcoverage/ama/80467 CHICAGO — Physician wellness programs will be encouraged to consider developing peer support groups, following a new policy passed during the AMA’s House of Delegates meeting that concluded this week. Such groups should be “voluntary, confidential, and non-discoverable.” The policy also called for the AMA in collaborating with other
https://1in6.org/get-information/the-1-in-6-statistic/ Whoever you are, maybe you’re thinking something like, “1 in 6?! Come on, how can that be?” or even “That can’t be true!” Again, if so, you’re not alone. Those are common responses to this statistic, which many people find hard to believe – including men who’ve had such
Male Survivor Aotearoa Round Two – Working with Men, by Toah Nest Societal beliefs about males being self-reliant and dominant, relatively immune to expressions of vulnerability or helplessness are commonly understood and believed. For many survivors seeking help is almost unimaginable, almost a worse outcome than nondisclosure (Barnett et al,
Dr. Willenbring is especially distressed about patients who are treated for opioid addiction, then relapse in part because they are not given maintenance therapy with the drug Suboxone. “We have some pretty good drugs to help people with addiction problems, but doctors don’t know how to use them,” he said.
https://nationalpost.com/news/world/student-uses-snapchats-gender-swap-in-vigilante-sting-operation Since its launch in May, Snapchat’s gender-swap filter, which allows users to see what they would look like as a stereotypical man or woman, has inspired countless pranks and crude jokes, sparked a debate about gender norms, and doubled the app’s install rate. It’s also led to the arrest
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-squeaky-wheel/201906/5-ways-we-justify-negative-self-talk-and-why-they-re-wrong 1. I’m just being honest with myself. Indeed you should be. In fact, it’s always important to explore what mistakes you might have made, to be accountable for your errors, to take responsibility, to understand what went wrong, to figure out what you need to avoid or do differently
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-rape-law/with-flowers-and-personal-stories-japan-sexual-abuse-survivors-seek-reform-idUSKCN1TD0BE The reforms, however, left intact controversial requirements for prosecutors to prove that violence or intimidation was involved or that the victim was “incapable of resistance”. Recent acquittals has revived outrage over that legal standard, which means that not fighting back can make it impossible for prosecutors to prove rape.
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/fulfillment-any-age/201906/six-acting-tricks-help-you-stop-being-pushover People who assert themselves over others, despite what’s “right” perhaps rarely have insight into their own behavior. They continue to be rewarded for their pushiness because there are enough people like you who find this behavior difficult to confront. Although your niceness can win you all kinds of praise
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/rediscovering-love/201906/10-crucial-behaviors-keep-love-alive As relationship partners get to know each other better over time, they are usually given access to each other’s emotional nakedness. They have likely shared their most vulnerable experiences, thoughts, and feelings with each other. Those admissions, confessions, and disclosures, have often been shared in intimate moments and some
Peer learning involves a new role for the students who facilitate the learning of other students. The role of the peer facilitator, which is focused on learning through supporting the learning of other students, would appear to be more social than the traditional role of learner, which is focused on