The mental health benefits of storytelling for health care workers | Laurel Braitman

For the last few years, I’ve been a writer in residence at the Stanford Medical School. I was hired by an incredible woman, she’s a poet and an anesthesiologist, named Audrey Shafer, and she started the Medicine and the Muse Program to reintroduce humanities back into medical education and training. My job was to teach writing, storytelling and general communication…

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Why A Woman Who Gave A Stranger $9K For Stacks Of ‘White Money’ Insists The Cash Is Real

Her online scammer, The General, had promised to send her the suitcase of gold, diamonds and cash. I met a man named Jeffrey Daniels. Jeffrey was supposed to bring me the luggage, but instead he brought me white cash. In order to use it I had to put a solvent on it to make it usable cash. What my sister…

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‘This Is Neglect; It Is Abuse,’ Dr. Phil Says To Parents

Somebody needs to explain to me why you are raising these two children in this home. You two are adults, and you have a beautiful home. Yes. That you have built here. And you’re allowing these children to live in this squalor. What the hell is the matter with you people? (audience clapping) That’s why we’re here, Dr. Phil. You…

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‘I Can’t Believe That You’re Being This Much In Denial And This Selfish,’ Dr. Phil Says To A Mom

I would do anything to make a better life ’cause we’re supposed to be raising girls to be adults, not to continue this, and that’s what’s gonna happen. They’ll replicate everything that they’re seeing here. And that’s really tragic, because they don’t have a chance. I can’t believe that you’re being this much in denial, and this selfish, because it’s…

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Husband Gives Tour Of House Filled With Trash, Dirty Dishes: ‘It’s Just A Mess’

(dramatic music) For more than 10 years, this place has just been horrific. These clothes have been here for years. This Christmas tree has been up for probably about four or five years. Here’s a piece of equipment that doesn’t get used often around our house. See where the cat’s been scratching. Here and it’s the worst back here. This…

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