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Archive: August, 2016

The Difference Between Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Do you know what the difference between an intellectual and a developmental disability are? There are many different terms to describe a disability but when it comes down to it, there are two different categories for them: intellectual and deve[...]

What You Can Do to Prevent Teen Suicide

Every parent should know the warning signs of teen suicide. In 2014, suicide was the tenth leading cause of death in the United States with 42,773 deaths. With teenage suicide making headlines, it is no wonder that parents everywhere are wonder[...]

Psychologist versus Psychiatrist: What is the Difference?

Do you know the difference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist? Psychologist and psychiatrist are two terms that are often confused. But these two terms mean completely different things. While they both study the brain, emotions, thoughts[...]

The History of American Sign Language

American Sign Language allows people of all different ages to connect with one another. From medical exam rooms to speeches to church services, American Sign Language can be found in the most extraordinary places. It has helped people heal when[...]