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QUANTUM UNITS EDUCATION: New Video CEU Course

CEU Course Description This 1 CEU hour video course based on The Thin Book of Trust: An Essential Primer for Building Trust at Work describes a proven framework and language for building, maintaining and, when necessary restoring trust in the workplace and in relationships in general. It is intended for…

Minority children with autism lack access to specialists

African-American and Hispanic children are far less likely to be seen by specialists – for autism, but also other medical conditions – and also less likely to receive specialized medical tests than their white peers, according to a new study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. Dr. Sarahbeth Broder-Fingert and…

Teens who text and drive more likely to take other risks

High school students who acknowledge texting while driving are more likely to engage in other risky behaviors, such as riding with a driver who has been drinking alcohol; not wearing a seat belt; or drinking and driving themselves, according to a new study. “This suggests there is a subgroup of…

‘Owning’ a Darker Skin Can Positively Impact Racial Bias, Study Finds

Scientists from Royal Holloway University have found that when white Caucasians are under the illusion that they have a dark skin, their racial bias changes in a positive way. In the study that was funded by the European Research Council and published today in Cognition, the team used the tried…