Psychology

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How To Maximize Your Holiday Gift Giving By Shopping Smart

KCBS In Depth spoke with consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow about the dynamic between merchants and shoppers this holiday buying season and she gives some tips to keep shoppers from being their own worst enemies while hunting for the perfect gift.

12/08/2014

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Leading San Francisco Psychologist Advocates Higher Education For Boosting Careers

Dr. Knute Anderson explains how education and health can form the cornerstone of a strong career.

04/14/2014

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San Francisco Program Coordinator Enjoys Success With Sociology Degree

Michele Callwood, program coordinator for Bay Area-based Raising a Reader, uses her degree in sociology in promoting an early literacy program.

03/31/2014

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Chair Of Bay Area Social Sciences Department Offers Career Advice

Berkeley City College professor offers career advice for individuals interested in entering a career in sociology.

01/06/2014

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Judge Temporarily Blocks California Gay Therapy Law

A federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked California from enforcing a first-of-its-kind law that bars licensed psychotherapists from working to change the sexual orientations of gay minors.

12/03/2012

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California Ban On Gay Change Therapy Faces 1st Legal Test

A federal judge is considering whether to block a first-of-its kind California law that prohibits licensed therapists from counseling gay minors on how to become straight.

11/30/2012

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Peninsula Congresswoman Urges Other States To Ban Gay Reparative Therapy

Congresswoman Jackie Speier has introduced a resolution calling on other states to follow California’s lead in outlawing gay conversion therapy on minors.

11/29/2012

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California Nears Ban On Gay ‘Conversion’ Therapy

The California State Assembly has approved what supporters say would be the nation’s first ban on a form of psychotherapy aimed at making gay people straight.

08/28/2012

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