How to protect yourself from harm from “therapists”

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“While nothing is easier than to denounce the evildoer, nothing is more difficult than to understand him.” — Dostoevsky

Why there is such urgency to get kids back in school and the pushback this is receiving from families

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The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next. — Abraham Lincoln

Will a VO weeks before an election make a difference?

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An app may be opening doors to the high-powered film execs who can reveal talent where it would have languished.

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I don’t care who you are. When you sit down to write the first page of your screenplay, in your head, you’re also writing your Oscar acceptance speech. — Nora Ephron

You think you’re having a COVID-19 nose swab, but they see billions in profit potential.

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There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed. — Mahatma Gandhi

Who among us doesn’t feel helpless in the face of this virus that can kill so quickly despite the age or the social position of the patient?

Medications that heal and keep us healthy also can have psychiatric effects, and therein lies a problem.

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Medicine is not only a science; it is also an art. It does not consist of compounding pills and plasters; it deals with the very processes of life, which must be understood before they may be guided. — Paracelsus

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Water in schools is vital to the health of our children as they sit in class or play activities. But are schools doing all they can with water to protect them?

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Self-publishing may have allowed all writers to get their books published, but having an agent is still a big plus in my mind.

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Dr. Patricia Farrell

Dr. Farrell is a psychologist, WebMD consultant, SAG/AFTRA member, author, interested in film, writing & health. Website:

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