Eminent Creativity, Everyday Creativity, and Health brings together key past and present cutting-edge papers in the hot area of creativity and mental health. Included are major papers that have attracted interest in the international press (including the New York Ties, Japan's Asahi Weekly, and New Scientist in England). Other emphases include creativity and "unhappy childhoods," coping with adversity, and immune function and health. Nowhere else is all this material available in one place, together with helpful integration and synthesis. For anyone interested in creativity and health, this book offers a "one-stop shopping approach.
.".. I see the world differently. I see famous people. Rich, poor, the great, And the not so great. Some die young, And others die old. Some have many friends, And others don't. It's not my purpose to ask why. It's not my purpose to understand. I must somehow find My own purpose in life."
Since the death of his sister in 2013, Richard Adcock has been searching for the meaning of life and answers to life's greatest questions through poems that explore grief, loneliness, and pain and consider whether God really understands the human heart.
With a raw and emotionally honest style, Adcock shares poignant reflections that contemplate his search for a purpose, his past, the consequences of unhealthy choices, the joys of new life, and the journey of death. Through his moving poems, Adcock demonstrates to others that no matter what our challenges, we are all in this life together.
"Sometimes I Daydream" offers a lyrical glimpse into one man's walk through his trials as he works through loss, questions his purpose, and learns to view the world differently.
Archer wants a clown for his birthday, but his Mom says, "NO WAY!" Because she thinks clowns are scary. Can Archer convince her that clowns are just ordinary people beneath their rainbow wigs, funny makeup, and baggy clothes? This version of A Birthday Clown for Archer is a fun Coloring Book, but it's not your ordinary coloring book. Unlike most coloring books with a series of random pages to color, A Birthday Clown for Arhcer coloring book is the full story translated into a useful tool for parents to use when discussing the fear of clowns with children. Coulrophobia or "Clown-phobia" is common. It is the Author's hope this book will spark healthy conversations with adults and children regarding the fears and joys of clowns. Children will enjoy coloring the beautiful pictures as they learn why clowns are just ordnary people.
Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fourth Edition is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. Designed for undergraduate and graduate students in programs across the health disciplines, Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System is a reader-friendly, well organized resource that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system. The text clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together. Readers will gain the necessary tools to understand the unique dynamics of the U.S. health care system, including health care delivery, public policy, and the placement of the U.S. health care system within the larger context of global health care. This fully revised Fourth Edition has been updated with the most current health statistics and information including: * The status and impact of the Affordable Care Act on all parts of the health care delivery system * Implementation of Healthy People 2020 * The current U.S. physician workforce and challenges * New topics such as nanomedicine; clinical decision support systems; HITECH Law; update on remote monitoring; regulation of biologics; and medical technology * Health disparities in terms of access to care, quality of care, and health outcomes * Quality initiatives from government and private sectors * U. S. health care delivery in the context of forces of future change
Small crocheted appliques are the perfect way to add flair to a garment or a gift--and there are myriad patterns for you in this booklet!
Looking for a quick and easy craft to make a birthday or holiday special? Small crocheted appliques are the way to go! This 32-page booklet offers easy-to-follow instructions as you delve into a wee holiday project. Thanks to the included patterns, you can slip a small crocheted heart into a Valentine, hang mini crocheted mittens on a winter garland, embellish a baby's onesie with a crocheted rattle, welcome spring with tiny crocheted dragonflies, or congratulate a graduate with a crocheted mortar board and diploma. The ideas and uses are many, and the fun is endless! Holiday Appliques to Crochetincludes patterns that are available in both written and symbol diagrams. Special techniques are explained.
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