Beauty Bias: Can Being Too Attractive Backfire in Work (and Life)?

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Being (vs. Looking) Professional As a human in my late twenties — alive and (mostly) well in 2014 — I have experienced both negative and positive reception for my workplace appearance. I’m a halfbreed Latino with long curly hair, visible tattoos on my hands and arms, and gauged earlobes. In work environments with a more […]

Is This The End of Marriage? Number of Never Married Adults Doubled

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Marriage Is in Decline, but Why? New census data has revealed that the percentage of American adults who have never been married is higher than ever. In 2012, one out of every five adults older than 25 claimed to never being married, while in 1960, the rate was about one in 10. Among young adults, […]

Why Every Relationship Needs Courtship

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Courtship, to some, may be an unpleasant concept that is associated with words like “old-fashioned” and “antiquated.” When we hear the word, we may think of how it was used it in the past as a way for parents to oversee the process of uniting their children. In the past. Not that long ago, marriages […]

Dr. Harrison Davis Quoted on CNN, regarding “Sugar Daddies”

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Dr. Harrison Davis, of Thriveworks Counseling in Atlanta, GA was recently quoted on CNN addressing the topic of Sugar Daddy Relationships. “On one hand,” he said, “these relationships remind the men of a more carefree time in their own lives. On the other hand, there’s a great sense of control. “”They can take things away […]

Sexual Violence: Overview, Facts and Statistics

Sexual Violence: Overview, Facts and Statistics The following is an overview of information regarding various aspects of Sexual Violence. OCCURRENCE Variations in statistics result from differences in how data sources define sexual violence and gather information about it. Of all crimes, rape is one of the most underreported, making it difficult to count (Bachar and […]