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Rich, educated westerners could be skewing social science studies

The vast majority of psychological studies recruit test subjects who are Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich and Democratic – or "WEIRD." Which is... well, weird, given that these people represent a very small segment of the global human population, from a cultural standpoint. Reasons why psychometric testing is just bullshit.

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Five Keys to Positive Reinforcement - Illustrative Infographic on how leaders can effectively deliver positive reinforcement to their staff. These tips will be useful to virtually anyone as the vast majority of us work as part of an organization, be it an ABA service provider, school district, Fortune 500 company, etc…

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PRICELESS! Sean Hannity Tears Into Everyone Who Was Laughing At Donald T...

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Hayes, S. C., Levin, M. E., Plumb-Vilardaga, J., Villatte, J. L., & Pistorello, J. (2013). Acceptance and commitment therapy and contextual behavioral science: Examining the progress of a distinctive model of behavioral and cognitive therapy. Behavior Therapy, 44(2), 180-198. Exackerly!

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How Britain's Getting Public Policy Down to a Science - Nudge theory and behavioral science applied to public policy

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