Science Daily

Dogs' social skills linked to oxytocin sensitivity -- ScienceDaily
Science Daily
The tendency of dogs to seek contact with their owners is associated with genetic variations in sensitivity for the hormone oxytocin, according to a new study.

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The Straits Times

Social skills help shy children, even those with limited vocabulary ...
The Straits Times
SINGAPORE - Parents of shy children should focus on developing their kids' social communication skills, instead of just their vocabulary, to help them make ...
Building social communication skills in shy children helps with peer ...Science Daily

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Preschoolers' Social Skills Can Make Up For Low Vocabulary
PsychCentral.com
Shy preschoolers with low vocabulary skills can still fit in quite well with their peers if they possess high-level social communication skills, according to a.

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New Jersey Monthly

Yes, Please, to Social Skills at South Orange Etiquette School
New Jersey Monthly
Dining skills are only the appetizer at New School of Etiquette in South Orange. The main course is a melange of social graces intended to serve students in their business and social encounters. Tatia Adams-Fox, a former Warner Music executive, started ...



Christian Science Monitor

Reading, writing and empathy: How Denmark is a leader in teaching ...
Christian Science Monitor
The country's status as a leader in teaching social skills is one reason it's often ranked as the world's 'happiest' country. Do Danes know something the rest of us ...

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Independent Online

Dogs' social skills may be linked to oxytocin sensitivity
Independent Online
The effect of oxytocin depends on the function of the structure that it binds to, the receptor, in the cell, the researchers said. "Oxytocin is extremely important in the social interactions between people. And we also have similar variations in genes ...



SFGate

Dear Abby: Handy advice to help kids, adults sharpen social skills
SFGate
Dear Abby: I enjoy reading your column, especially letters regarding young girls and their social skills. I have two granddaughters who have the normal drama, mostly with other girls. I worry their social skills are getting sidetracked. I am interested ...

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Social skills classes to expand to St. Joseph
News-Press Now
The social skills classes in St. Joseph are available for children from kindergarten through 11th grade with high-functioning autism, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, Tourette's syndrome and obsessive compulsive disorder. The classes follow ...



HuffPost

A Father's Age Effects Kids' Social Skills, Study Says
HuffPost
The team focused on the developmental patterns of social skills and noted differences in areas of hyperactivity, emotionality, as well as conduct and peer problems. Then, separately, they compared whether paternal age had more of an influence than ...



Uncovering the influence of social skills and psychosociological factors on pain sensitivity using structural ...
Dove Medical Press
Abstract: Pain is a subjective emotional experience that is influenced by psychosociological factors such as social skills, which are defined as problem-solving abilities in social interactions. This study aimed to reveal the relationships among pain ...


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