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Kristen Howerton
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Attended California State University, Fullerton
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What I want you to know about being pregnant, sick, and on state benefits
What I Want You to Know  is a series   of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like to submit a story to this seri...
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like t...
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That's what SHE said: attention-policing and the dress, black men and word associations, Amy Poehler on looking silly, and more . . .
How To Get Rid Of Clutter And Live Abundantly Have you ever owned anything? This is why you cannot forgive any of your former lovers. Things like “having chairs” is preventing you from living your best life, and also you should throw away any item of clothi...
How To Get Rid Of Clutter And Live Abundantly Have you ever owned anything? This is why you cannot forgive any of your former lovers. Things like “having chairs” is preventing you from living your best life, and also you shou...
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What I want you to know about living with a hoarder
What I Want You to Know  is a series   of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like to submit a story to this seri...
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like t...
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What I want you to know about surviving a “failed” adoption placement
What I Want You to Know  is a series   of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like to submit a story to this seri...
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like t...
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Wednesday's Child: Olivia & Ashley
Every Wednesday I feature a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a family. My hope is that this can broaden exposure for the children highlighted, but a...
Every Wednesday I feature a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a family. My hope is that this can broaden exposure for...
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American Ballet Theatre's World Premiere of The Sleeping Beauty coming to Segerstrom March 3 -8
The American Ballet Theatre returns to the Center with the world premiere of its new production of The Sleeping Beauty, with choreography by Marius Petipa and additional choreography by ABT Artist in Residence, Alexei Ratmansky. This classic story ballet te...
The American Ballet Theatre returns to the Center with the world premiere of its new production of The Sleeping Beauty, with choreography by Marius Petipa and additional choreography by ABT Artist in Residence, Alexei Ratmans...
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Are we growing a generation of people addicted to screen-time?
For the last several years I've taught a class on Addictive Behavior in a graduate psychology program at a local university. It’s a fun class, but I’ve noticed an interesting thing over the past five years since I started teaching. Every semester, the stude...
For the last several years I've taught a class on Addictive Behavior in a graduate psychology program at a local university. It’s a fun class, but I’ve noticed an interesting thing over the past five years since I started tea...
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Are we growing a generation of people addicted to screen-time?
For the last several years I've taught a class on Addictive Behavior in a graduate psychology program at a local university. It’s a fun class, but I’ve noticed an interesting thing over the past five years since I started teaching. Every semester, the stude...
For the last several years I've taught a class on Addictive Behavior in a graduate psychology program at a local university. It’s a fun class, but I’ve noticed an interesting thing over the past five years since I started tea...
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#TBT: Class-O-Meter
On Thursdays I resurrect a post from the archives. This one was from December 2009. HOW TO GAUGE HOW CLASSY YOU ARE Deciding to take a flask to Medieval Times to avoid paying $8 for rum and coke: -2 points Having your husband tell you this is totally inapp...
On Thursdays I resurrect a post from the archives. This one was from December 2009. HOW TO GAUGE HOW CLASSY YOU ARE Deciding to take a flask to Medieval Times to avoid paying $8 for rum and coke: -2 points Having your hus...
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#TBT: Class-O-Meter
On Thursdays I resurrect a post from the archives. This one was from December 2009. HOW TO GAUGE HOW CLASSY YOU ARE Deciding to take a flask to Medieval Times to avoid paying $8 for rum and coke: -2 points Having your husband tell you this is totally inapp...
On Thursdays I resurrect a post from the archives. This one was from December 2009. HOW TO GAUGE HOW CLASSY YOU ARE Deciding to take a flask to Medieval Times to avoid paying $8 for rum and coke: -2 points Having your hus...
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Best children's books for Black History Month
Black History Month is coming to an end soon but now is still a great opportunity for parents to talk to their children about race , civil rights, and the history of African Americans. The following are some books for children that provide historical conte...
Black History Month is coming to an end soon but now is still a great opportunity for parents to talk to their children about race, civil rights, and the history of African Americans. The following are some books for children...
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Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents Lifeboat from Catherine Wheels Theatre Company, March 13 – 22, 2015
Photo by Eoin Carey Photo by Eoin Carey Winner of the Barclays Stage Award for Best
Show for Children and Young People, Lifeboat is
a true story of courage, survival and enduring friendship set during World War
II.   In September 1940, a ship, the
City of B...
Photo by Eoin Carey Photo by Eoin Carey Winner of the Barclays Stage Award for Best Show for Children and Young People, Lifeboat is a true story of courage, survival and enduring friendship set during World War II.  In Septe...
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Professor of Psychology, Vanguard University
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    Adjunct Professor of Psychology, present
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I'm a part-time professor of psychology, part-time writer, and full-time mom of four. You can visit my blog here.
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  • California State University, Fullerton
    Psychology, 1997 - 1999
  • Northern Kentucky University
    Theater, 1993 - 1996
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