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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - The Sioux Falls School Board is expanding a program that teaches social and emotional skills to students. Hundreds of children took ...

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Scientific American

Oxytocin Nasal Spray May Boost Social Skills in Children with Autism
Scientific American
Oxytocin, dubbed the 'love hormone,' enhances social behavior in animals. This effect makes it attractive as a potential autism treatment. But studies in people have been inconsistent: Some small trials have shown that the hormone improves social ...

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The Bark (blog)

Dog Aggression vs Lack of Social Skills
The Bark (blog)
As a rescue, we see a lot of dogs who lack social skills with other dogs. Some of them show what appears to be aggression, and can be dangerous to other dogs, when they aren't truly aggressive by nature. Katie was such a dog. Katie is a black Great ...



Scientific American

The Social Ties between Autism and Schizophrenia
Scientific American
Two years later, the team received funding for a larger-scale investigation, evaluating a whole suite of social skills in 54 individuals with schizophrenia, 54 with autism and average intelligence quotients (IQ) and 56 typical adults. Their first study ...



Emporia Gazette

Communication Camp offers new experiences
Emporia Gazette
"It's a great social experience. It helps the kids practice their social skills with kids their own age and with adults." Wes Matson, vice president of the Emporia Sertoma Club and governor of the Kansas district, had the initial idea to hold a ...

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Bangor Daily News

How we can help Maine children develop the social skills they need to thrive
Bangor Daily News
With the appropriate preparation today, Maine's children can come of age ready to participate successfully in society. While the focus in education is generally on cognitive skills, our youngest children also need to learn and practice the necessary ...

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Brands Need Better Social Skills
Wall Street Journal (subscription) (blog)
Nearly every brand has tried to figure out social media. Many have failed, according to their customers. In a quest to appear hip and relevant, brands post funny videos, comment, critique and pipe up in conversations. The customer reviews are pretty ...

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Beckley Register-Herald

Raleigh General improving new RN orientation process
Beckley Register-Herald
Social skills education hasn't been provided in the past, Thacker said, but she believes it will greatly improve the nurses' confidence level as they begin working directly with patients. "We want to set ourselves aside. We want to show that we see the ...



Helena Daily World

AUTISM AWARENESS: Playdates provide support, parental interaction
Helena Daily World
Autism refers to a wide range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. There are several forms of Autism, varying in degrees of severity, caused by a combination of genetic ...



CNBC

Deloitte executive: Here's what to do if you haven't found the perfect job yet
CNBC
Concentrate on what you can learn, the CEO says, whether it's about the technology you're using, different industry-specific skills you're acquiring or your social skills, like how to deal with a person who has a different working style than you do. In ...

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