From the Dragon's Mouth:

"If you jump in too soon, that can undermine your child’s independence because he’ll always be looking to others for answers"

-- Myrna Shure, PhD, professor emeritus of psychology, on parents’ tendencies to want to help their children complete a task, Yahoo! Parenting, January 21, 2015

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New Drexel Course on Affluenza and Consumer Culture is Open to the Public

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A Year of Finding New Life on This Planet

January 06, 2015
In most year-in-review posts, the Drexel News Blog takes the opportunity to reflect on experiences and stories, both local and global, that they took note of ov... Read More »

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