When I was ten years old my mother said, "I'm going to the store for some milk and bread," and was gone. For the following two years, we didn't hear a single word from her.
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Corporal punishment causes pain, humiliation, and in some cases deep bruising or other serious injury; it also can have long-lasting psychological consequences.
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As a psychologist, I am starting to see the effects of the recession in my therapy groups.
The idea behind psychic integration is that it makes the individual healthier and more whole. It seems no great stretch to apply these same principles to our national psyche.
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