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Gisborne Girls High School have set up a campaign around non-violence

@ItsNotOK_NZ "Gisborne Girls High School have set up a campaign around non-violence & have a stall @ 2ndary national kapahaka – awesome!" — manutioriori (@abaye23)…

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Video – Survivors Speaking Out

In October of 1988 the first professional Conference on Male Sexual Victimization was held in Minneapolis. This ground-breaking conference, organized by a few dedicated mental…

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The Diagnosis and Treatment of Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, also known as bipolar affective disorder, manic-depressive illness, or affective psychosis, is a mental illness characterized by periods of elevated mood and periods…

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The Moses Bridge, Holland

The Moses Bridge, Holland pic.twitter.com/rZ3qgJumRW — Earth Pics (@TheEarthPosts) July 22, 2014 In addition, a bridge was built to access the fort across its moat….

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Excerpt from NY Times – The Trauma of Parenthood

Although many parents happily take to their new role, millions every year respond with despair. According to a 2010 article in the Journal of the…

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Children who are listened to and believed do much better

“children who are listened to and believed do much better” http://t.co/0u7pXt3xd3 #believe pic.twitter.com/nHVDaMT1kH — MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) July 22, 2014

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Pro-Russian rebels have released bodies from MH17

News while you slept: #MH17 ‘death train’ departs; more Gaza strikes; new Facebook feature http://t.co/qGtVp0WNyR pic.twitter.com/IfK0JCZKFT — Stuff.co.nz News (@NZStuff) July 21, 2014 Pro-Russian rebels…

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The Moon Communion Of Buzz Aldrin

In a little while after our scheduled meal period, Neil would give the signal to step down the ladder onto the powdery surface of the…

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MIndfulness

“I never learned anything while I was talking.” ~ Larry King #mindfulness — Everyday Mindfulness (@mindfuleveryday) July 21, 2014 Mindfulness is “the intentional, accepting and…

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PTSD, poor sleep quality and physical activity

A new study shows that worse sleep quality predicts lower physical activity in people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Results show that PTSD was independently…

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