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Bachelor’s in psychology students learn to increase well-being through the art of gratitude

Assumption College Undergraduate

Neuroscientists and psychologists alike have found that you can improve your well-being on a biological level by asking yourself one important question: What am I grateful for? In his book, “The Upward Spiral: Using Neuroscience to Reverse the Course of Depression, One Small Change at a Time,” Dr. Alex Korb explains that the act of […]

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February 3rd, 2016

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Connection between putting down electronics and emotional intelligence, what it means for educators

Assumption College Undergraduate

Every Assumption education major, current teacher and parent of an elementary-aged child in this digital generation understands the concept of continuous partial attention – the process of paying attention to multiple things at once, and how it affects overall comprehension of conversation, emotion and information. A new study by researchers at the Children’s Digital Media […]

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October 29th, 2014

Posted in Education

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