Creativity and mental illness : the Madness and Literature Network
In this video author Paul Sayer shares his thoughts on madness and creativity during the Madness and Literature Network Seminar in 2009. For related videocasts see those presented by Professor Paul Crawford and Patrick Gale. Presentation delivered May 2009. Suitable for: Undergraduate study and Community Education Paul Sayer, Author. Paul Sayer is a former psychiatric nurse whose first novel The Comforts of Madness (1988) won the Constable Trophy, the Whitbread First Novel prize, and the Wh
Gingerbread Man Math
Gingerbread men and gingerbread houses enjoy special popularity around the holidays, but many of these gingerbread activities are timeless and complement literature titles that teachers use at the beginning of school or after the holidays. It's very easy to incorporate mathematics into a study of gingerbread men, and students will enjoy the data collection activities and games while learning math skills and deepening their understanding of important mathematical concepts. Look through these math
Water: Source of Health; Source of Illness
helps students examine the connections between water and disease in four West African countries and then devise a strategy to fight one water-borne illness in rural Africa.
Create web applications and Games in minutes Author(s): 7.342 Reading the Blueprint of Life: Transcription, Stem Cells and Differentiation (MIT) Young at Heart: How to Be an Innovator for Life - Tom Kelley (IDEO) Teaching WW1 Literature: Vivien Noakes 10. Learning to See: Darwinian Ways of Meaning (December 1, 2008) Hobi Tribe You can go home again: the recovery movement Top ten list about mental illness Thinking and Feeling: Drug Therapies And The Brain 13 Method in Their Madness or Madness in Their Method? Lógica para Computación 05 Keep taking the tabloids 09 Fashion Victims Young people’s wellbeing Challenging ideas in mental health Acknowledgements Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following sources for permission to reproduce material in this supplement: Learning outcomes
In this course, we will address how transcriptional regulators both prohibit and drive differentiation during the course of development. How does a stem cell know when to remain a stem cell and when to become a specific cell type? Are there global differences in the way the genome is read in multipotent and terminally differentiated cells? We will explore how stem cell pluripotency is preserved, how master regulators of cell-fate decisions execute developmental programs, and how chromatin regula
Tom Kelley, general manager at the world-renowned design firm, IDEO, presents five core practices that enhance creativity. Through entertaining stories and examples, he describes how these techniques help us all become more innovative in every aspect of our lives and lead to more success.
Vivien Noakes 'Blasting the Canon' Vivien Noakes 'Blasting the Canon' part of the Teaching World War One Literature conference, Oxford University, 12/11/07.
history, science, biology, social science, humanities, philosophy, education, evolution, nature, origin of species, natural selection, life, organism, environment, anthropology, Literature, prose, poetry, style, writer, writing, nature, voyage, religion,
Eight hundred years ago, communities of Native Americans built homes in hillside caves, decorated them with art, then abandoned them. This video shows how archeology was to reach conclusions about why certain Native Americans disappeared.
Myra Piat, PhD, Researcher, Clinical activities, Knowledge Transfer and Teaching Directorate at the Douglas Institute, discusses recovery in mental health.
Joseph Rochford, PhD, Director of Academic Affairs of the Research Centre, at the Douglas Institute, talks about popular preconceived ideas about mental illness in this 2009 Mini-Psych school lecture.
In this Mini-Med talk, Dr. Mimi Israel speaks about how drug therapies that are currently used to treat mental health problems may affect the brain.
13th Maudsley Debate 'Method in Their Madness or Madness in Their Method?' This house believes that the public's reaction to terrorism is more irrational than the terrorists' motivation and behaviour Date: 23 January 2002 18:00
El curso introductorio Lógica para computación, pretende que los estudiantes que inician la carrera de Informática administrativa desarrollen el proceso lógico mental. Esta habilidad les permitirá conocer las herramientas necesarias para incursionar en el mundo de la programación de computadoras. A lo largo de este curso, usted se enfrentará a varios temas complementarios entre sí. A continuación se le ofrece una breve descripción de ellos. El primer tema se denomina Definiciones bá
5th Maudsley Debate Keep taking the tabloids: is the media bad for mental health? 27 June 2000 6pm
The media is being used as a convenient scapegoat for the development of eating disorders. This is the view of Professor Kenneth Nunn from Sydney University, Australia who will be speaking at the ninth in a series of debates on topical issues in psychiatry at the Institute of Psychiatry. He will argue that evidence suggests that the onset of an eating disorder has little to do with the media and everything to do with individual biological and psychological vulnerabilities. Vehemently opposing
What do we mean by ‘wellbeing’ for young people? How is it shaped by social differences and inequalities, and how can we improve young people's mental and physical health? This unit will examine the range of factors affecting young people’s wellbeing, such as obesity, binge drinking, depression and behavioural problems.
Take a new and different look at mental health. This unit invites you to think differently about life's dilemmas by taking account of the views of all concerned, especially people experiencing mental distress. It explores ideas and practice in mental health, and will appeal to a wide range of people.
This unit is intended to be of interest not only to people living in Scotland but to anyone wishing to know more about Scottish society and culture. It brings together a collection of free educational resources relevant to Scotland. The resources within this unit cover a wide range of subject areas, including education, environment, technology, history, law, literature, politics, social care and social sciences.
7.342 Reading the Blueprint of Life: Transcription, Stem Cells and Differentiation (MIT)
Young at Heart: How to Be an Innovator for Life - Tom Kelley (IDEO)
Teaching WW1 Literature: Vivien Noakes
10. Learning to See: Darwinian Ways of Meaning (December 1, 2008)
You can go home again: the recovery movement
Top ten list about mental illness
Thinking and Feeling: Drug Therapies And The Brain
13 Method in Their Madness or Madness in Their Method?
Lógica para Computación
05 Keep taking the tabloids
09 Fashion Victims
Young people’s wellbeing
Challenging ideas in mental health
Acknowledgements Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following sources for permission to reproduce material in this supplement:
Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following sources for permission to reproduce material in this supplement: