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James T. Webb, Ph.D.
Supporting Emotional Needs of Gifted

Dr. Webb is co-author of the book Misdiagnosis and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children and Adults: ADHD, Bipolar, OCD, Asperger’s, Depression, and Other Disorders

It has been my experience that gifted and talented persons are আরো likely to experience a type of depression referred to as existential depression. Although an episode of existential depression may be precipitated in anyone দ্বারা a major loss অথবা the threat of a loss which highlights the transient nature of life, persons of higher intellectual ability are আরো prone to experience...
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posted by GypsyMarionette
Ablutophobia- Fear of washing অথবা bathing.
Acarophobia- Fear of itching অথবা of the insects that cause itching.
Acerophobia- Fear of sourness.
Achluophobia- Fear of darkness.
Acousticophobia- Fear of noise.
Acrophobia- Fear of heights.
Aerophobia- Fear of drafts, air swallowing, অথবা airbourne noxious substances.
Aeroacrophobia- Fear of open high places.
Aeronausiphobia- Fear of vomiting secondary to airsickness.
Agateophobia- Fear of insanity.
Agliophobia- Fear of pain.
Agoraphobia- Fear of open spaces অথবা of being in crowded, public places like markets. Fear of leaving a নিরাপদ place.
Agraphobia- Fear of sexual...
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posted by juicyjossy9
 Hands around my world
Hands around my world
A Little Story
The Sense of Belonging

Because I live in the country, I have to drive along a few backroads before I reach the highway that takes me to work. These tranquil roads are often a little slow. One beautiful summer morning, I find myself behind a man on a tractor. Every twenty অথবা thirty meters, he stops to chat with someone. I cannot overtake him on such a narrow, winding road. The conversations only take a few সেকেন্ড – the time to say hello and exchange news – but they are enough to make me nervous. I don’t know what he could be talking about with the people he meets at...
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Americans spend আরো on gambling than all other recreation combined. For most, it's a fun diversion but for a few, gambling can become a serious, life-altering problem.

Problem gambling is behavior that causes disruptions in any major area of a person's life. It affects as many as six to nine million Americans.

Would আপনি recognize a gambling problem in someone আপনি know? It may be easier if আপনি know the signs. Here are some প্রশ্ন from the National Council on Problem Gambling. If আপনি অথবা someone আপনি know উত্তর yes to any of the following questions, it is likely that gambling has become problematic....
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Conversational Hypnosis is a type of hypnosis where it is very important to access certain states of mind in order to set triggers to change lives for the better. In order to do this আপনি must learn and know how to access those states to start the trigger process with a clean and pure state of mind.

Access State Principal plays a huge role in this process. This is because the clarity of the state of mind a person is in when the trigger is set will determine how well the trigger is going to work, if at all. When people access emotions they are really going back through their files of memories...
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We all know how smoking can be a hard to quit habit for thousands, if not millions, of people across the globe. Yeah, smoking sucks and আপনি may be in the situation when smoking is আরো like a drug for you. Unfortunately for you, smoking can kill you, so it is best to quit as soon as possible. But... is NLP the answer?

According to studies, NLP has proven to be an effective method to quit smoking forever. However is not as simple as going through a session and Voila!! Problem solved.

Certains conditions must be met in order to NLP treatment to work. Let's go over this conditions:

1.A true desire...
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posted by guiltygoth
সাম্প্রতিক studies buttress the unpalatable truth that falling in প্রণয় is, in some ways, indistinguishable from a severe pathology. Behavior changes are reminiscent of psychosis and, biochemically speaking, passionate প্রণয় closely imitates substance abuse. Appearing in the BBC series Body Hits on December 4, Dr. John Marsden, the head of the British National Addiction Center, ব্যক্ত that প্রণয় is addictive, akin to cocaine and speed. Sex is a "booby trap", intended to bind the partners long enough to bond.

Using functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI), Andreas Bartels and Semir Zeki of University...
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posted by guiltygoth
Today, why not made a personal commitment to be happy, in spite of what life hands over to you. আপনি have to admit that there are too many things over which আপনি have no control. The only thing আপনি can do is to stop allowing them to make dents in your spirit.

Happiness is not something that others can take from you. It's something that আপনি would have to throw away on your own.

There will be times when things don't turn out the way আপনি want them to. Your best friend at work may turn out to be a power-hungry corporate animal that backstabs আপনি at every opportunity. The promotion আপনি worked so hard...
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posted by guiltygoth
New Research Indicates that Antidepressants May Not Be Significantly আরো Effective Than Placebo.
During the past couple of decades, drugs from the class of antidepressants called SSRIs, as well as newer drugs with novel modes of action, have been প্রদত্ত credit for helping many people reclaim their lives from the devastating grips of depression. These drugs have also been responsible for making their manufacturers very wealthy. But, what if these drugs don't really provide significant relief for depression at all? What if the placebo effect is responsible for most of their effectiveness?

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posted by guiltygoth
If you've ever been around someone who is persistently miserable you'll find that they have a working strategy for making their experience unpleasant for themselves.

This প্রবন্ধ will give a few explanations why they use a strategy that makes them miserable, how that process works, and if this describes you, why আপনি might want to change. It will also describe what you'll have to sacrifice if আপনি no longer want to be miserable.

Also, if the benefits of being miserable are enough you'll learn how to continue to make choices and decisions that contribute to your misery.

The Benefits of Misery....
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posted by guiltygoth
I. Exposition

In the movie "Shattered" (1991), Dan Merrick survives an accident and develops total amnesia regarding his past. His battered face is reconstructed দ্বারা plastic surgeons and, with the help of his loving wife, he gradually recovers his will to live. But he never develops a proper sense of identity. It is as though he is constantly ill at ease in his own body. As the plot unravels, Dan is led to believe that he may have murdered his wife's lover, Jack. This thriller offers additional twists and turns but, throughout it all, we face this question:

Dan has no recollection of being Dan....
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posted by juicyjossy9
David R. Hamilton, Ph.D.
2010 – 263 pages

The connection between your mind and body is close, dynamic, and often a valuable tool in taking control of your life and ambitions. The power of thought can transform আপনি in profound ways, particularly in regards to its truly incredible effect on your health. These topics are examined in detail within these pages.

This fascinating book দ্বারা cutting-edge scientist David R. Hamilton explores the influences of visualization, belief, and positive thinking – and their impact on the body. He also presents a revolutionary quantum-field healing meditation – through which আপনি can change yourself on an atomic level – and shows how আপনি can use your imagination and thought processes to combat disease, pain, and illness.

আপনি will see how science and belief system merge … so that আপনি can heal yourself আরো effectively than ever before!

posted by arj1981
Indoctrination is simply misconstrued Subjectivity..... Therefore, this is an Anti-Dogmatic, NonDualistic, Spiritual Community. As the শিরোনাম states, this is the dawn of a new era. A new day...A New Eve. We, here, do not adhere to the belief of Karma, any "perilous missions" to rescue humanity on behalf of a particular deity, soul mates/twin flames, superstitions, dogma, Law of Attraction, Ego, Satan, Christ, অথবা God; yet, we do believe in the existence of an After Life, reincarnation, and spirit beings (as in, those who have already passed away). All the drama, chaos, and violence in the world...
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