The Role of Group Therapy in Primary Addiction Rehabilitation

Group therapy is complementary to, but distinct from participation in Twelve Step groups. Through the group process, growth is facilitated, isolation is reduced, and the concept of sobriety as an interpersonal experience is fostered. Indeed, group therapy is frequently considered the treatment of choice for addiction, allowing for positive peer interactions, improvement in communication skills,…

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LED Boat Lighting for Commercial Fishing Boats

The commercial fishing industry is a demanding and dangerous arena where the risks are as high as the rewards. Often working around the clock and dealing with some of the worst weather conditions possible, commercial fishermen know well the importance of having reliable equipment that can stand up to the most abusive environments and continue…

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Barriers to Improving Workplace Safety

The first stage in improving the level of safety in your workplace is to assess exactly where you are. This is your starting point. Then, you have to recognize the culture that exists in your organization and the factors that have created it. The culture is the sum of the experience, history, belief system, work…

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Cool Science Project For Girls

This science project is literally cool as it uses cold water or room temperature H20 and some balloons to complete the experiment. In this demonstration you will use a balloon and expose it to the heat of a candle flame. This project was done by a group of girls and they loved the activity, however,…

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10 Interesting Facts About Wallpaper

If you want a new look for your room, and you want more than “just paint” consider the beauty of wallpaper. After all, if you think of wallpaper as clothing for your walls, you will soon realize that there are endless possibilities found in this versatile wall covering. Just a short time spent in your…

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Von Duprin Exit Devices and Fire Doors

Every region in North America and most industrialized countries mandate exit devices on commercial building doors. Exit devices, also known as crash bars or panic bars, are a crucial safety and security measure. They allow doors to be locked to people outside, but easily opened by people inside. Building owners are thus able to control…

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Nonflammable Thatched Roofs

The potential flammability of the thatched (or any other natural material, e.g. wood shingles) roofing is frequently a reason why the homeowners do not decide to thatch their houses. They are right – reed is flammable… and they are wrong – we live now in times when science is able to turn any flammable stuff…

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Suspended Ceiling Lights

Suspended ceiling lights and other fittings are slightly different from those in ‘regular’ ceilings and so it is important to be able to recognize whether you in fact have a suspended ceiling in your own home or office or a regular one. These can also be referred to as dropped ceilings, drop ceilings or false…

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Top Tips to Fix a Patio Heater

Top patio heater repair tips Always start with the simplest causes and work down the list. One of the most common errors is to misdiagnosing a pilot with a blockage and drilling a small hole to fix the problem! Never drill the pilot light, once the hole has been drilled the burner will act like…

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Tips Of Folding Windshield Sun Shade

The sunlight that streams through your car’s windshield can bleach and weaken the dashboard and seats. You can avoid damage caused by sunlight and keep you car cool even when it’s parked under a baking sun by folding windshield sun shade. Amongst the most popular are mere cardboard rectangles that can be folded away like…

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Bridge Lessons For Beginners

Bridge Lessons For Absolute Beginners. Lesson 1 – What is the aim of a game of bridge? Bridge is a card game for four players. It is played as two teams or partnerships. The teams play as North & South, and East & West with partners sitting opposite each other around a table. The game…

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