Mattapoisett Woman’s Club awards scholarships

MATTAPOISETT – The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club awarded three scholarships to Mattapoisett students this year. The club awarded two $ 2,000 scholarships to residents of Mattapoisett who are graduating from high school and a $ 1,000 scholarship to a resident of Mattapoisett who is seeking a post-secondary diploma. This year’s recipients …

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Moore appointed director of the hospice VALDOSTA – The South Georgia Medical Center has announced the promotion of Kevin Moore to the position of Executive Director of Hospice of South Georgia. Moore has worked for Hospice for nine years, hospital officials said in a statement. In his new role, Moore …

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BEYOND LOCATION: Treatment for stuttering may be most effective in treating anxiety as well as speech

Research indicates that many adults who stutter also experience psychological issues, including anxiety, depression, and social phobia, as well as the application of the stigma of stuttering to their self-identity. This article, written by Michael stones, Lakehead University, originally appeared on The Conversation and has been reposted here with permission: …

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Roadmap for people with disabilities

It is every parent’s wish to see their child grow up to be independent from others, and it is no different for those with children with special needs. National Autism Society of Malaysia (NASOM) advisor and former president Feilina Feisol understands this desire all too well – her son, 24, …

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