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Need Better Leadership Skills? Get a Mentor!

Need Better Leadership Skills? Get a Mentor!

Many people believe that you are either born with leadership skills or you are not. Although some people are natural born leaders, it is possible to learn how to lead….and mentoring can help.  How does mentoring foster leadership? Most people need to learn and continually practice leadership skills. There are very few naturals out there. […]

Working in complex jobs linked to better later-life memory and thinking skills

A new study suggests that people who work in complex jobs – such as architects or lawyers – may have better cognitive skills later in life than those who work in more simple jobs. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Myelin vital for learning new practical skills

New evidence of myelin’s essential role in learning and retaining new practical skills, such as playing a musical instrument, has been uncovered by UCL research. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Coping skills help women overcome the mental anguish of unwanted body evaluation and sexual advances

Some young women simply have more resilience and better coping skills and can shrug off the effect of unwanted cat calls, demeaning looks and sexual advances. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Depression, Anxiety Affect Cognitive Skills of Middle-Aged Women with HIV

Depression, Anxiety Affect Cognitive Skills of Middle-Aged Women with HIV

Researchers have discovered menopausal symptoms heighten anxiety in mid-life women with HIV, leading to a disruption of thinking skills. Additional menopausal characteristics such as hot flashes and depression suggest that treatment for these conditions can help improve quality of life among this cohort during this stage of change. The new study has been published online […]

How Good Are Your Management Skills? Part 1 by Marcia Zidle

Are you getting the best out of your team? To be a great people manager, you must have an extensive set of skills – from planning and delegation to motivation and communication. Because the skill set is so wide, it’s tempting to continue using the skills you’re already comfortable with. But, for your long-term success, it’s wise […]

How Good Are Your Management Skills? Part 2 by Marcia Zidle

To be a great people manager, you must have an extensive set of skills – from planning and delegation to motivation and communication. for your long-term success, it’s wise to analyze your skills in all areas of management – and then challenge yourself to become better at managing and leading your team. Did You Take […]

Lifestyle intervention improves high schoolers’ health, social skills, grades – National Institutes of Health (press release)

Lifestyle intervention improves high schoolers' health, social skills, gradesNational Institutes of Health (press release)It is one of the first studies to report multiple immediate improvements that were sustained over time using a teacher-delivered, cognitive-behavioral skills-building intervention program incorporated into a high school health education class.and more » behavioral health education – Google News

Harbaugh impressed with Torrey Smith’s skills, leadership – Baltimore Sun

Harbaugh impressed with Torrey Smith’s skills, leadership – Baltimore Sun

When the Ravens traded veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for a sixth-round draft pick following a contract dispute, they did so with the knowledge that they would be counting heavily on his replacement. With Boldin gone, the Ravens will need an even bigger contribution from Torrey Smith as the […]

Programs for mentally ill teens, adults improve skills – UPI.com

Programs for mentally ill teens, adults improve skills – UPI.com

UPI.com Programs for mentally ill teens, adults improve skillsUPI.comWASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) — Programs for mentally ill U.S. teens and adults achieve positive outcomes in behavioral and emotional health, skills, employment and education, officials say. A report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services …SAMHSA Report Shows Community-Based Programs Improve Lives Of Mentally …Medical […]

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