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What To Do When You Get Pulled Over For Speeding

Traffic Stop 101: What to Do If You're Pulled Over for Speeding

Your heart is racing and your palms are sweating; you've just been pulled over for speeding, and you're terrified. A calm and collected response at this point is crucial; play your cards right and you could be let off with a warning. Freak out, and the outcome may be less ideal: steep fines, along with significant insurance rate hikes.

What Is PTSD And How To Thrive With It

A devastating mental illness, post-traumatic stress disorder, strikes those who have lived through a variety of traumatic events, including military combat, car accidents, and natural disasters, among others. The condition is shockingly common; according to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, approximately seven percent of the population will suffer PTSD at some point.

Urban Legend or Fact? 5 Tips for Safe Travels on Your Summer Vacation

It’ll be Memorial Day weekend before you know it and, for many of us, that means vacation fun in the sun and road trips over the summer. While we hope you’ll enjoy a drama-free vacation, there are some real dangers inherent in traveling at this time of year.

New Technology in the Mental Health Field

Mental health treatment has come a long way in recent years, but mental illness remains a persistent concern. The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) reports that 43.8 million adults suffer from some form of mental illness in any given year. While the negative stigma around mental illness is being lifted, there is still a level of secrecy many individuals still cling to. Thankfully, new technology and treatments are available to target those individuals impacted by mental health issues.

Doubly Accomplished: 9 Celebrities with Graduate Degrees

Just making the decision to pursue an advanced degree is intense enough, but then you’re faced with choosing your graduate program and surviving the application process. Your career as a graduate student can test your patience, persistence, and resolve more than just about anything else in your life. However, most successful advanced degree holders will tell you that surmounting these challenges refines your character.

Making College Affordable for Adult Learners

As an adult with a mortgage, kids and a career, the last thing you can really think about is adding tuition into the mix. Can you really afford to go back to school? Before you assume that there's no way you can add tuition to your existing bills, consider these creative ways to pay for your degree.

Twin Personalities – Three Common Myths

From Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen to Tia and Tamera Mowry to Scarlett and Hunter Johansson - twins are fascinating to study. From the language many twins develop as babies to the seemingly telepathic connection they share as adults, there's something unique about twins that is innately fascinating. This fascination we have with twins can lead to a number of myths and misconceptions. Here are some of the more common myths and the realities surrounding them.

Information Security in a Chaotic World

Cyber security is non-negotiable in today's chaotic environment. Even companies with well-developed security protocols are at risk, as evidenced by breaches at Yahoo! and even the St. Louis Public Library. Information security should be built into the very fabric of IT, yet, it’s surprisingly neglected among government entities and large corporations alike. Major hacks have caused many of these organizations to sit up and take notice, however, clamoring for the best and the brightest in the growing field of information security.

11 Ways Grad School Is Like A Baby

Wails of frustration, erratic sleep schedules, new surprises daily, and the single most rewarding experience of your entire life. Are we talking about raising a child -- or going to grad school? Both! Whether or not you’re a parent who’s juggling earning a graduate degree with raising a family, we think you’ll agree that these two major life experiences share a lot of similarities.

PsyD or PhD in Clinical Psychology - Which Is the Best Choice?

Psychology is a diverse field, with people finding work in both the classroom and clinical setting. With the amount of diversity found in the career field itself, it's no wonder that a number of graduate degrees are available for those pursuing psychology. On the doctoral level, two of the most popular are the PhD in Clinical Psychology and the PsyD in Clinical Psychology. If you are considering pursuing graduate training in this field, here's what you need to know about your options.

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