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  • What is Stupid
    September 17, 2021 Dr. Linda Hancock

    What is Stupid

    I came across a quote the other day that caused me to laugh right out loud John Wayne nicknamed “the Duke” was a rough and tough character who was often seen in cowboy and war roles during what was known...

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  • The Challenge of Immigration
    February 28, 2016 Dr. Linda Hancock

    The Challenge of Immigration

    In 1891 my paternal grandfather immigrated to Canada from England. He was an eleven-year-old orphan who never saw is family again. I treasure the thirty pages that he wrote by hand documenting his life story. His words really pull at...

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  • 3 Tips for Shopping to Build Your Wardrobe
    April 8, 2011 Dr. Linda Hancock

    3 Tips for Shopping to Build Your Wardrobe

    Sometimes people go into a store and, because the clerk encourages them, purchases an item of clothing that does not fit into their wardrobe. They go home with less money and something that they might never wear. You can avoid...

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  • Three Tips for Making Grocery Shopping Easier
    July 4, 2009 Dr. Linda Hancock

    Three Tips for Making Grocery Shopping Easier

    My grandson is visiting and was surprised at how easy it was to purchase groceries the last couple of times that he was here.  Following are tips that will make the job fun and easy. Have a list - I...

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  • Corner Gas
    December 3, 2008 Dr. Linda Hancock

    Corner Gas

    One of the stars of the popular television program, Corner Gas, is from my hometown. "Oscar" is the grumpy "know it all" who seems to think that change is his enemy. He is continually reminding his family and neighbours that he has...

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  • Expert Witness
    November 26, 2008 Dr. Linda Hancock

    Expert Witness

    Psychologists who work with individuals about legal matters often are required to prepare reports or serve as witnesses in Court. In June I flew to Vancouver to attend a workshop entitled "Becoming an Expert Expert Witness". Dr. Stanley L. Brodsky...

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  • I'm Thankful for My Home!
    November 24, 2008 Dr. Linda Hancock

    I'm Thankful for My Home!

    Often, I hear Canadians complain about our country and it not only surprises me but also throws me into a more pronounced form of patriotism. Although I have always been proud of my homeland, my feelings in this regard have...

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  • Saving the World!
    April 2, 2008 Dr. Linda Hancock

    Saving the World!

    When I was a little girl, we were taught about saving the environment – but they didn’t call it that back then. We didn’t let the water run until it was cold enough for drinking because it came from a...

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  • Inspiration
    February 8, 2008 Dr. Linda Hancock

    Inspiration

    For many years I have had a framed poem on display in my office and shared it with clients.  Today I share its powerful inspiration with you.   AUTOBIOGRAPHY IN FIVE SHORT CHAPTERS by Portia Nelson I I walk down...

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  • All Psyched Up!!!
    January 1, 2006 Dr. Linda Hancock

    All Psyched Up!!!

    Individuals frequently use expressions that are difficult to explain.  Over the past couple of weeks I have been asking people what is meant by the term "all psyched up".  Often, my question was answered with silence or a comment such...

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