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Shedding Internalized Shame and Guilt: The Use of Art Therapy in Substance Use and Mental Health Treatment Programs
Drug and alcohol abuse has become a costly epidemic in society. Helping those who suffer from addiction requires proper treatment and care. Addiction is defined as compulsive alcohol and drug seeking despite negative ...
Superintendent Characteristics and Their Relationship to Student Achievement in Reading and Mathematics
The relationship between superintendent longevity and student achievement has been variably shown in numerous states to have a positive correlation or no correlation. The goal of this study was to provide additional ...
Parent Awareness of Transition Services for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
The following study was conducted to determine parent’s knowledge of transition services available to their children served under the category of Autism Spectrum Disorder. The study showed that the majority of parents from ...
The Nemadji Review, Volume 5
Volume 5 of The Nemadji Review. Includes poetry, short fiction, creative non-fiction, and drama.
Message in a Bottle: An Analysis of Modern Perfume Usage as a Nonverbal Communicator
The purpose of this study is to shed light on modern fragrance usage, particularly as a method of nonverbal communication. Qualitative interviews were conducted to determine if women between the ages of 20 and 50 have a ...
The Role of Art Therapy for Adults with Cognitive and Physical Disabilities
The following research explores art therapy and how it is beneficial to persons living with disabilities on a day-to-day basis, whereas another type of therapy may not be so rewarding to them. A brief background of how art ...
The McNair Scholars Journal, 2016
(University of Wisconsin-SuperiorUniversity of Wisconsin-Superior, 2016)
The McNair Program at the University of Wisconsin-Superior prepares income eligible, first generation college students and students from groups underrepresented in graduate education for doctoral study. It is a nationwide ...
Scaffolded Silent Reading: More Effective than Sustained Silent Reading?
The purpose of this study was to measure the effect of Scaffolded Silent Reading on third grade students’ reading comprehension and fluency. During Scaffolded Silent Reading participants read independently and silently ...
The Value of African American Poetry in Community Settings
This research study presents the perspectives of nine residents of Duluth, MN and Superior, WI (the "Twin Ports"), upon the reading of African American poetry. The study attempts to assess the importance of exposure to ...
Art Therapy Considerations for Transgender Youth and Young Adults
Social stigmas, being shunned by family and friends, violence, and sexual abuse are some of the hardships that transgender youth may face. The complex nature of being a transgender person almost inevitably creates emotional, ...